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An Arizona Conversation about Racial Profiling

An Arizona Conversation about Racial Profiling

Liisa Wale August 18, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Saturday, August 17th a large crowd gathered at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix to discuss and create support around the topic of racial profiling in

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Momentum Building in Defense of Rooftop Solar

Momentum Building in Defense of Rooftop Solar

Kevin Hengehold August 17, 2013 0

With the very existence of rooftop solar on the table, Arizona’s citizens are making their voice heard at the Arizona Corporation Commission in extraordinary numbers. The state’s five Corporation Commissioners now represent the last

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Navajo Generating Station Lease Extension Approved For Another 25 Years

Navajo Generating Station Lease Extension Approved For Another 25 Years

Editor August 12, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Tuesday, July 30th Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly signed the Navajo Generating Station lease agreement into law at a signing ceremony in Window Rock, the Navajo Nation capital.

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A Little Known, Tasty Arizona Treasure For Your Enjoyment

A Little Known, Tasty Arizona Treasure For Your Enjoyment

Blake Standifird August 11, 2013 0

The Valley is a diverse place with multitudes of its population hailing from locales other than Arizona. And with that comes a lot of unknown in regards to all Arizona has to offer, especially

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In Memory of Carlos LaMadrid

In Memory of Carlos LaMadrid

Josette Madonia August 9, 2013 0

By Josette Madonia Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Saturday, August 3rd, Angel Diaz, a Phoenix-based artist, painted a mural of Carlos LaMadrid in Tucson, Arizona at 422 5th Avenue at 6th Street.  Carlos LaMadrid was

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Report Back From Laveen: No South Mountain Freeway

Report Back From Laveen: No South Mountain Freeway

survival-solidarity August 9, 2013 0

Originally Published at No South Mountain Freeway.  Republished here with permission.   Report Back From our Recent Information Session in Laveen On Tuesday, July 23rd, the No South Mountain Freeway group held an informational

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Experts Conclude that the South Mountain Freeway Should Not be Built

Experts Conclude that the South Mountain Freeway Should Not be Built

Steve Brittle August 8, 2013 0

By Steve Brittle A coalition of organizations headed up by Protecting Arizona Resources and Children, Inc. (PARC), pooling their resources to stop the proposed South Mountain Freeway, submitted their hundreds of pages of comments

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Climate Activists Greet Obama at Phoenix Speech

Climate Activists Greet Obama at Phoenix Speech

Will Greene August 7, 2013 0

On Tuesday President Obama visited Phoenix and was greeted by 30 energized citizens putting pressure on him to reject the Keystone XL pipeline – a proposed project that would pump tar sands crude across

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Tucson in the Streets: The Vibrant Struggle for Social Justice in Tucson, Arizona; Snapshots from 2012-13

Tucson in the Streets: The Vibrant Struggle for Social Justice in Tucson, Arizona; Snapshots from 2012-13

Editor August 3, 2013 0

By Richard Boren The Hobo Dispatch | www.hobodispatch.blogspot.com Since 1981 a peace vigil has been held every Thursday in front of the Federal Building downtown. Every Friday afternoon since 2001 the group Women In

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Potbellied Pigs as Companion animals

Potbellied Pigs as Companion animals

Editor August 2, 2013 0

North American Potbellied Pig Association (NAPPA) is based in Gilbert, AZ.  NAPPA along with other groups like Ironwood Pig Sanctuary in Marana and Cupig Acres in Sedona are working to eliminate the suffering and promote

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