Rev. Sharpton at Pilgrim Rest, early Friday morning Today the Reverend Al Sharpton achieved what no one else has achieved before in Arizona's civil rights struggle for the undocumented: the bringing together of African Americans and Latinos on the issues of racial profiling, immigration r ... More >>
Before today's successful march of thousands from the Wells Fargo building in downtown Phoenix to Sheriff Joe Arpaio's gulags, many in the Phoenix activist community tried to dissuade civil rights leader and march organizer Salvador Reza from taking on Arpaio in such a bold, uncompromising way. They ... More >>
It was a beautiful celebration of the 6th Anniversary of the Macehualli Work Center in North Phoenix, with music, carne asada, Native American dancing and rituals, and children playing in the confines of the open-air facility, a facility dedicated to giving day-laborers a place to congregate and wai ... More >>
The Coward of the County finally goes toe-to-toe with Dan Saban -- in this video, if nowhere else. Activist Dennis Gilman, the Michael Moore of the local lefty community, has made happen what no one thought was possible this election cycle: A debate between challenger Dan Saban and our cowardly, co ... More >>
In our blog about the Republican Party's disgraceful campaign ad about Maricopa County Sheriff candidate Dan Saban, we attributed the video below to Saban's Web site and labeled it a "campaign ad."
Part one: Nelson rips Candy a new one on his domestic violence record, and his "plead to the lead" policy. I didn't make the Nelson-Thomas debate Wednesday night, but I've watched a lot of it on video thanks to activist Adolfo Maldonado, who got into the debate with a video camera and captured Tim ... More >>
MCSA organizer Parraz, at this morning's press conference. At a press conference this morning in downtown Phoenix, Randy Parraz, an organizer with Maricopa Citizens for Safety and Accountability, described his ordeal of being arrested on bogus trespassing and disorderly conduct charges yesterday af ... More >>
Why won't Joe debate Dan Saban? In this video, the Sheriff tells us it's none of our business. While reporters in this town are busy feeding into the myth of Sheriff Joe Arpaio's invincibility and writing off rival Dan Saban, the anti-Joe activists out there are putting Phoenix's Fourth Estate to s ... More >>