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Obama Grassroots Arm Turns up the Heat on Climate in AZ

Obama Grassroots Arm Turns up the Heat on Climate in AZ

Will Greene May 25, 2013 0

By Will Greene Blog for Arizona | www.blogforarizona.com For five years supporters of President Obama who also support decisive action on climate change have been forced to wait patiently for leadership from the 44th President

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The March Against Monsanto Continues

The March Against Monsanto Continues

Liisa Wale May 24, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Back in the 1970’s who would have suspected that the food supply of 2013 would include one of science and biopiracy. Who would have known that by

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National “April Days of Action” to Protest Drone Killing and Surveillance to include Tucson & Phoenix

National “April Days of Action” to Protest Drone Killing and Surveillance to include Tucson & Phoenix

Editor April 7, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org A nationwide, month-long campaign of counter-drone teach-ins, rallies and protest, called “April Days of Action” by its organizers, will challenge the escalated use of drones for targeted assassination by the Obama Administration as well as domestic

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HB 2281 Ruling and The Path Forward

HB 2281 Ruling and The Path Forward

Editor March 11, 2013 0

Save Ethnic Studies | SaveEthnicStudies.org Tucson, AZ – Late in the afternoon of March 8, 2013 Judge Tashima issued the long anticipated ruling concerning the pending motions for summary judgment. The motions were initially submitted in

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PFC Bradley Manning’s 1000th Day in Prison

PFC Bradley Manning’s 1000th Day in Prison

Liisa Wale February 24, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org This past Thursday, February 21st marked PFC Bradley Manning’s 1000th Day in prison. Manning has been held since May 2010 and did not see his first

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Nonviolent Drone Protester Arrested in Tucson

Nonviolent Drone Protester Arrested in Tucson

Editor January 8, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Tucson, AZ – On the morning of the Feast of Holy Innocents, December 28, about 15 peace activists gathered outside the gates of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson,

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FREEPORT: PROFITS BEFORE PEOPLE

FREEPORT: PROFITS BEFORE PEOPLE

Liisa Wale January 2, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Freeport-McMoRan is a international copper and gold mining company which is headquartered in Phoenix. In 2011 RepRisk listed Freeport-McMoRan as one of the 10 most controversial

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The Battle over Drones 

The Battle over Drones 

Editor December 11, 2012 0

By Charlie Parke and Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Across the U.S. drone protests seem to be increasing in number.  On October 5th, 2012 ten people from Upstate Coalition to Ground the Drones

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Groundwater & Soil Contamination Concerns Increasing Throughout Arizona

Groundwater & Soil Contamination Concerns Increasing Throughout Arizona

Charlie Parke December 5, 2012 2

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In Southern Arizona, South Bisbee homeowners were summoned to a meeting this summer with little detail on what to expect. A spokesmen accompanied by police told them they

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Arizona Stands in Solidarity with Walmart Workers

Arizona Stands in Solidarity with Walmart Workers

Liisa Wale November 27, 2012 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Friday, November 23rd people came out to Walmart locations throughout the United States to support workers who had decided to stand up to the companies

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