Dreams for Immigration (Sedona)

Hosted by Eva Putzova for Congress and People’s Defense Initiative, Future of Immigration is for all who want to hear stories that inspired Tucson Families Free & Together Initiative and Frankie’s Law–a complete immigration overhaul proposed by candidate for Arizona’s 1st Congressional District. We will hear from Frankie’s and Said Guillermo’s sisters, and from Maria’s […]

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Dreams for Immigration (Flagstaff)

Hosted by Eva Putzova for Congress and People’s Defense Initiative, Future of Immigration is for all who want to hear stories that inspired Tucson Families Free & Together Initiative and Frankie’s Law–a complete immigration overhaul proposed by candidate for Arizona’s 1st Congressional District. We will hear from Frankie’s and Said Guillermo’s sisters, and from Maria’s […]

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Words have the power to incite violence

This weekend I watched with horror along with a vast majority of my countrymen and the world as the El Paso shooting unfolded. I was further horrified when the shooter’s alleged manifesto was released because the words sounded very familiar. The manifesto speaks of an “Hispanic invasion of Texas” and warns that white people are […]

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Lights for Liberty – Flagstaff

MASS MOBILIZATION Lights For Liberty: A Nationwide Vigil to End Human Detention Camps _____________________________ In Flagstaff: Together We Will, NAZ will provide battery operated candles. Please return after use. NOTE, please arrive at 7 pm, we will switch on lights at dark. Sign making in Wheeler part at 5:30 in advance of the vigil. Bring […]

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Purge at DHS “Deeply Alarming”

As Homeland Security Secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen oversaw the implementation of the Trump Admin’s increasingly toxic anti-immigrant policies. That she is reportedly resigning because she is not extreme enough for the White House’s liking is deeply alarming. “The President’s dangerous and cruel anti-immigrant policies have only worsened the humanitarian suffering at the border and inflicted vast […]

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Border visit shows nothing of what Trump speaks of

There is no national emergency at the United States-Mexican border. Having visited El Paso, TX (3/15/19 – 3/17/19), the same place our president visited recently before he declared a national border emergency, I saw no problems at the border fence or the port of entry. There was no massive invasion. There was no violence. There […]

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Week In Review

Trump’s budget Donald Trump unveiled his budget that includes drastic cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid — the same programs that Arizonans told elected leaders to protect. The budget also greatly increases the deficit, forcing future generations to pay for tax cuts that benefit corporations and the super wealthy. Republicans are hellbent on providing […]

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Why This Week Was A Win

The bill Trump signed Friday (no doubt without reading) would have been quite different had the Democrats not won the House in November. Elections do matter. Without the need to compromise with Democrats to pass a funding bill, the Republicans in the Senate would never have defied Trump as much as this new law does. […]

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