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Independents Week

Independents Week

Charlie Parke June 27, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org When you spend your money do you shop local? Studies have shown that by shopping with local business, more money goes into the local economy. This money

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OP-ED | Sorry, your Princess is in another Castle; Does Protest Change Anything?

OP-ED | Sorry, your Princess is in another Castle; Does Protest Change Anything?

Nicholas Condorcet June 26, 2013 0

 Marches, Chants, and Pamphlets: Oh My!  Whether you stop to see what the hubbub is about or keep going, protests have been regular sights around many Arizona cities for several years now.  Between Occupy, Idle

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OP-ED: Can You Live Off $4.20 A Day?

OP-ED: Can You Live Off $4.20 A Day?

Brandon Dwyer June 20, 2013 0

Can I live off four dollars and twenty cents a day? It was a question I asked myself a few weeks back. It had been in the local news: Mayor Greg Stanton (Phoenix, AZ)

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Arizona’s Energy Politics: What Your Power Bill is Paying For

Arizona’s Energy Politics: What Your Power Bill is Paying For

Kevin Hengehold June 14, 2013 1

A popular argument for net metering is that solar energy provides choice to energy consumers. If you live in a state with vertically integrated utilities (in Arizona, we do), if you don’t like your utility’s energy source,

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Reexamining our Relationship with Animals

Reexamining our Relationship with Animals

Charlie Parke June 12, 2013 1

We are bombarded with information through advertisements, friends, movies and television about how to live. Rarely does this information provide knowledge of the costs involved in producing our materialistic society or its long term

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Assata Shakur: Weapon of Mass Construction

Assata Shakur: Weapon of Mass Construction

Charlie Parke June 9, 2013 1

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Assata Shakur recently became the first woman on the FBI’s 10 most wanted terrorists list.  Wanted for crimes alleged to have occurred 40 years ago, many are

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Homeless in Greater Phoenix

Homeless in Greater Phoenix

Charlie Parke June 7, 2013 3

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org For most, being homeless is only temporary due to short term difficulties. In the poor economy after the 2008 recession, Arizona has been one of the top

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Report from Inside the Court Room of Bradley Manning’s Trial – Day 1

Report from Inside the Court Room of Bradley Manning’s Trial – Day 1

Editor June 3, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Monday, June 3rd the court-martial of PFC Bradley Manning that was originally set to take place almost a year ago has finally begun. PFC Bradley Manning is most well

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The Fight To Take Power Back From Corporations

The Fight To Take Power Back From Corporations

Nicholas Condorcet June 2, 2013 1

By Nicholas Condorcet Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org When the USA was founded corporations didn’t have rights. Instead they had rules and had to follow them closely. The movement to end corporate personhood attempts to

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Factory Farms Fight to Prevent Fact-finding & Filming

Factory Farms Fight to Prevent Fact-finding & Filming

Charlie Parke May 29, 2013 3

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In 2012, an employee at a farm in Pennsylvania documented hens living in filthy, cramped cages, some filled with mummified remains of chickens. This year it may

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