Stories tagged: "Activism"


Rev. Jesse Jackson (C), listens during a sit-in demonstration outside the office of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) on July 26, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Pressure to End the Filibuster Is Mounting for Kyrsten Sinema as 39 Protesters Arrested During Phoenix Sit-In

Police arrested 39 protestors outside Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s office on Monday as they called on the senator to support ending the filibuster

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10 Activists Arrested After Protesting Outside Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s Office to End Filibuster

Activists said they were protesting the filibuster because it was holding up immigration reform, universal healthcare, and voting rights protections.

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Our Lucha Will Never Be Over

Others might want you to stand down, avoid the good trouble: your family, your friends, the Supreme Court. As if you could.

Photo courtesy of Dolores Huerta Foundation for Community Organizing
Prop 207 Just Got Its Most Important Endorsement Yet: Dolores Huerta

After over 50 years of activism, Dolores Huerta is still fighting for issues that she cares about, including the passage of Prop 207 in Arizona.

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Latina Women in Arizona Expected to Lead Large Voter Turnout in This Election

Latina women in Arizona are expected to lead this large voter turnout based on their historical voting patterns.

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Being a Dreamer Is Traumatic. But I Turned Fear Into Action.

The founder of Arizona-based immigrant-support organization Aliento reflects on how to transform trauma into hope and action.