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A Grandmother Stronger Than the U.S.-Mexico Border Wall

A Grandmother Stronger Than the U.S.-Mexico Border Wall

Editor June 18, 2013 1

By Richard Boren Border Wars May 29,2013 On April 10, 2013, hundreds of people gathered on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico boundary, uniting at the wall which divides Nogales, Sonora and Nogales, Arizona. The

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The Silence of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is Deadly and It Costs the Taxpayers Millions

The Silence of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is Deadly and It Costs the Taxpayers Millions

Dennis Gilman June 11, 2013 5

By Dennis Gilman Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The silence of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors (BOS) is deadly and it costs the taxpayers millions. Only the BOS have the authority over Sheriff Joe

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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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DAY LABORERS CALL FOR PASSAGE OF “NO MORE ARPAIO’S” AMENDMENT

DAY LABORERS CALL FOR PASSAGE OF “NO MORE ARPAIO’S” AMENDMENT

Editor June 6, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Day Laborers, including the National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLO), are calling for passage of the Polis-Chu Amendment, which would defund the failed 287(g) immigration program, ending the infamous deportation program

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Border Songs Concert to Benefit No Más Muertes/No More Deaths

Border Songs Concert to Benefit No Más Muertes/No More Deaths

Josette Madonia June 3, 2013 0

By Josette Madonia Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In 2010 Robert Neustadt, Professor of Latin American literature, culture and politics and Director of Latin American Studies at Northern Arizona University, took his students on

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The Final Days of South Bisbee

The Final Days of South Bisbee

Editor May 31, 2013 1

By Michael Nehl Royer Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Freeport-McMoRan is destroying South Bisbee… and they don’t want anyone to know about it. For the last year they have been getting people to sign waivers

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A Lesson in Democracy and Human Rights for Arizona

A Lesson in Democracy and Human Rights for Arizona

Editor April 15, 2013 0

TONATIERRA | www.doctrineofdiscoveryforum.blogspot.com/ Phoenix, AZ – They call themselves the Haudenosaunee – the People of the Longhouse,[1] and are known to have instructed the Founding Fathers of the original thirteen British colonies in their

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Arizona NAACP Branch Files SuperMax Prison Construction Complaint

Arizona NAACP Branch Files SuperMax Prison Construction Complaint

Editor April 14, 2013 2

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The Maricopa County Branch of the NAACP filed a complaint on Friday, April 12th with the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration requesting that the Board conduct an investigation of

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International United Nations Working Group on Human Rights To Visit Northern Arizona

International United Nations Working Group on Human Rights To Visit Northern Arizona

Editor April 13, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org SAINT MICHAELS, Navajo Nation — On Thursday, April 11th the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission (NNHRC) announced a visit of the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights

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