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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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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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The Legacy of Cesar Chavez in the World of SB1070 – Employer Sanctions and Sheriff Joe Arpaio

The Legacy of Cesar Chavez in the World of SB1070 – Employer Sanctions and Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Charlie Parke March 31, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Cesar Chavez Day, honoring the life of the famous Latino civil rights leader, is today, March 31st. Here in Arizona Cesar Chavez Day is not an “official”

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Migrant Rights: Coming Out of the Shadows

Migrant Rights: Coming Out of the Shadows

Charlie Parke March 8, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org In Arizona migrants have been on the defensive for a number of years. Laws like Arizona SB 1070, sometimes called the “Show Me Your Papers” law,

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Tonatierra Wants An Apology From Nowakowski

Tonatierra Wants An Apology From Nowakowski

Editor February 12, 2013 0

Tonatierra | www.tonatierra.org Phoenix, AZ – What is the question thousands of readers of the Phoenix New Times and Prensa Hispana are asking themselves a few days after Sheriff Joe launched Raid 71 against

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Nican Tlaca March for Human Rights

Nican Tlaca March for Human Rights

Editor January 21, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Saturday, January 19th a March for Human Rights took place in Arizona. The march, which was organized by Tonatierra, began at the 4th Avenue Street Jail in downtown

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The Continuing Fight for Human Rights in Phoenix

The Continuing Fight for Human Rights in Phoenix

Charlie Parke January 16, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The record of human rights in Phoenix is questionable. Should we judge the city police and managers based on Federal ICE involvement in deportations, State laws

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Mexico issues legal filing supporting SB 1070 injunction

Mexico issues legal filing supporting SB 1070 injunction

Luke Witman January 5, 2013 0

By Luke Witman Examiner | examiner.com Despite a Supreme Court ruling last summer that officially established the constitutionality of several key provisions of Arizona’s embattled anti-immigrant law SB 1070, debate continues to swirl around

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Community Initiative to proclaim Phoenix as a Human Rights City

Community Initiative to proclaim Phoenix as a Human Rights City

Editor December 2, 2012 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org PHOENIX, AZ – In the aftermath of implementation of AZ SB1070 Section 2b in Arizona, the Human Rights Commission of Los Comités de Defensa del Barrio on Wednesday, November

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Drones over Tohono O’odham land

Drones over Tohono O’odham land

Editor November 10, 2012 1

By Brenda Norrell Occupied Tucson Citizen | www.occupiedtucsoncitizen The most censored in Indian country: Drones, spy towers and the militarization of Indian lands. The use of drones on the border, and the militarization of

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