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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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Arpiao Arrests Workers for Revenge

Arpiao Arrests Workers for Revenge

Dennis Gilman July 28, 2013 0

By Dennis Gilman Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On July 16, the news was already covering the high profile deportation cases of Carlos and Sandra Figueroa and how ICE would not be deporting them.

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Race for Phoenix City Council District 8

Race for Phoenix City Council District 8

Editor July 21, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The Phoenix City Council elections are being considered by some political insiders as being one of the most “highly contested” that the community has seen in years and District

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Justice for Trayvon Martin

Justice for Trayvon Martin

Liisa Wale July 16, 2013 0

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org This past Saturday just hours after it was announced that George Zimmerman was found “not guilty” in the death of Trayvon Martin people across the United

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Effort Mobilizing to Oppose APS Solar Plan – Capitol Rally on Tuesday

Effort Mobilizing to Oppose APS Solar Plan – Capitol Rally on Tuesday

Kevin Hengehold July 15, 2013 0

Arizona Public Service announced on Thursday its proposal to diminish the role rooftop solar plays in Arizona’s energy system by dramatically altering the state’s net metering program. APS offered two proposals to the Arizona

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Independent Video Game Developers Have a New Place to Call Home

Independent Video Game Developers Have a New Place to Call Home

Brandon Dwyer July 4, 2013 0

By Brandon Dwyer Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Last Tuesday I took a trip down to Game CoLab. I braved the summer heat and drove to a large non-descript warehouse in South Phoenix. After a

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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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