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Arizona Ethnic Studies Law Signed By Governor Brewer, Condemned By UN Human Rights Experts

Arizona Ethnic Studies Law Signed By Governor Brewer, Condemned By UN Human Rights Experts http://www.huffingtonpost.com PHOENIX — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed a bill targeting a school district’s ethnic studies program on Tuesday, hours after a report by United Nations human rights experts condemned the measure. State schools chief Tom Horne, who has pushed the […]

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Arizona Makes It Illegal to Teach Kids About Mexicans

“Never mind that 90 percent of the curriculum at most schools already focuses on one particular ethnic group.” Arizona Makes It Illegal to Teach Kids About Mexicans | VF Daily | Vanity Fair http://www.vanityfair.com A morning dose of low-calorie news: Muhammad cartoonist attacked, Wall Street to blame for Dow dive.

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DALLAS: JOIN the Freedom Bus Riders!!!

Dear Immigration Reform Supporters, Domingo Garcia, Coordinator of the Mega March in Dallas, Texas on May 1st, 2010 who successfully assembled Hispanic and non-Hispanic Leaders from all walks of life, elected officials, religious leaders of all faiths, community leaders from every persuasion and political party affiliation to lead a 50-60,000 March invites you to JOIN […]

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The Battle for the Liberation of Arizona- Natl Day of Action 5-29-2010

SOUTHWEST WORKERS UNION SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS FREEDOM SUMMER:  Liberation of Arizona The Battle for Arizona National Day of Justice and Action Against 1070 in Arizona, a racist and apartheid law! May 29th is National Day of Action in Phoenix, Arizona’s, capitol building; shut down the illegal governor and 1070 racist law! Just over 40 years […]

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Houston Discussses AZ Immigration Debate

Link: http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/National_News_2/article_6957.shtml

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Immigrant Rights Activists Shut Down Alameda St. and Los Angeles Federal Detention Center for Over..

Immigrant Rights Activists Shut Down Alameda St. and Los Angeles Federal Detention Center for Over.. blog.altoarizona.com Protestors call for an end to immigration enforcement the Criminalization of Immigrant Communities LOS ANGELES (Thursday, May 6, 2010) – Yesterday, 14 immigrant rights activists and community leaders engaged in non-violent civil disobedience in protest of Arizona’s recently enacted […]

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CALIFAS: AZ Diamondbacks Protest. First Organizational Meeting at Nahui Ohlin

AZ Diamondbacks Protest. First Organizational Meeting at Nahui Ohlin Store. Thursday 13th 6pm Nahui Ohlin Store 1511 W. Sunset Blvd. Echo Park, CA 90026 (Three Blocks from Dodgers Stadium!) THURSDAY MAY 13TH 6PM **JOIN US FOR THE FIRST COORDINATING MEETING FOR OUR PLAN OF ACTION, THIS THURSDAY THE 13TH, AT NAHUI OHLIN STORE** Debate over […]

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Anatomy of Arizona Apartheid II

Anatomy of Arizona Apartheid II By Roberto Dr. Cintli Rodriguez TUCSON HIGH SCHOOL: As I prepare to speak to an innovative class here about Indigenous philosophies, the students begin their class in the following manner: In Lak Ech – Tu eres mi otro yo – You are my other self. I am you and you […]

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A message from Archbishop Desmond Tutu re. Arizona’s “Immigration” bill

“A solution that fails to distinguish between a young child coming over the border in search of his mother and a drug smuggler is not a solution.” by ARCHBISHOP DESMOND TUTU I am saddened today at the prospect of a young Hispanic immigrant in Arizona going to the grocery store and forgetting to bring her […]

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The Far-Right Movement Behind Arizona Copycat Bills By Seth Freed Wessler

The Far-Right Movement Behind Arizona Copycat Bills By Seth Freed Wessler http://www.colorlines.com State lawmakers pushing a new crop of immigration-enforcement bills are overwhelmingly affiliated with a network tied to eugenics and anti-Latino fear-mongering.

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