sb 1070

Latino Voices
"Because my last name is Gonzalez I was immediately questioned."
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John McCain (R-AZ) introduced S 2395, reauthorizing the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program until 2020. This would provide
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In 2011, she said ICE agents appeared at her door to deport her back to Mexico. When they arrived at the 4th Avenue Jail
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Mayra Arce even resembles Esperanza, the protagonist in The House on Mango Street, one of the 80-plus books that were part of the Tucson Unified School District's K-12 Mexican-American studies curriculum before the program was dismantled under Arizona House Bill 2281. But Maya isn't the main character of a book. She's the main plaintiff in the lawsuit against Arizona.
Latino Voices
What's the matter with Kansas? A decade ago, a best-selling book of that title examined how Kansas veered rightward after a long history as a left-wing hotbed. It looks like Kansas may be shifting course again.
Politics
Politicians and most other residents of the United States alike, from every rung along the full political spectrum, generally agree on one issue: Our immigration system is severely broken and needs fixing.
Politics
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R), an architect of the controversial Arizona law requiring state and local police
Latino Voices
"Jan Brewer is to SB 1070 as Pete Wilson is to Prop 187," Manzano said. "She will inextricably be linked with that. Her obituary
Latino Voices
The immigration-status checks SB 1070 requires are not always as simple as a request for information sent over the radio
Latino Voices
Immigrants' rights advocates like me got a strong sense of déjà vu this week. Four years ago, SB 1070, legislation designed to make life miserable for immigrants and those a person might "suspect" could be foreign, sat on the governor's desk for several days until she signed that misguided -- and unconstitutional -- piece of legislation into law.
Religion
To be quite frank, I can't see how two women purchasing a sweet wedding cake or two men sharing a romantic meal in a nice restaurant could offend God, for if God exists, what would be most offensive is using God's name to justify oppression.
Latino Voices
The Arizona state legislature redefined the way the country debates immigration when it passed Senate Bill 1070. In an effort
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PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer is asking the nation's high court to let Arizona enforce a 2010 law making it a crime to knowingly
Videos
A Washington state lawmaker took poor sportsmanship a bit far following a loss by his home team to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.
Politics
A Washington state lawmaker took poor sportsmanship a bit far following a loss by his home team to the Arizona Cardinals
Latino Voices
Shining Soul, a Phoenix, Arizona-based hip-hop duo, is made up of Franco/The Bronze Candidate, who makes beats and instrumentals with a distinct underground, jazzy flavor, and Alex Soto/MC Liaison, who spits politically subversive rhymes.
Latino Voices
“Lawsuits about the implementation of SB 1070 were inevitable after the Supreme Court’s ruling,” Lynn Marcus, co-director
Politics
True immigration reform cannot be achieved if creating this road comes at the cost of giving up or undermining our most cherished civil rights.
Latino Voices
The federal government's failure to pass any kind of meaningful immigration reform has encouraged states and municipalities to act as immigration regulators and craft their own misguided anti-immigrant policies.