Local black leaders are wondering why they haven't heard a peep out of Senator Jeff Flake after his son's racist comments, including his use of the handle "N1ggerKiller" in an online game.After African-American activist Jarrett Maupin II told New Times Flake's apology was "half-assed," more black le ... More >>
Bill RichardsonYou may be familiar with the work of Bill Richardson. Until recently, Richardson wrote a blog for the Arizona Republic. We got word this week that the Republic axed Richardson's blog and if you ask Richardson, Tempe Police Chief Tom Ryff was the cause for the axing.Richardson is an ... More >>
www.motivatedphotos.comAfter an incident between Phoenix City Councilman Michael Johnson and a Phoenix police officer ignited tensions between police and minority communities, minority leaders have come out against the Phoenix Police Department, claiming it has a problem with its use of excessive ... More >>
america's voiceonline.org City of Phoenix Public Safety Manager Jack Harris Even before this morning's press conference to discuss the alleged abuse of power by an unnamed Phoenix police officer against City Councilman Michael Johnson, we're told that top city officials met with loca ... More >>
Doug Lingner will be leaving the Housing Authority of Maricopa County by Monday -- or else.Doug Lingner, executive director of the Housing Authority of Maricopa County, will be resigning his position.Lingner, a former Phoenix City Councilman, was the subject of a New Times cover story just five w ... More >>
Center for New CommunityThe ad comparing Arpaio to Bull Connor, which ran in Thursday's RepublicSheriff Joe received a little support today from an unlikely source, the Rev. Oscar Tillman, President of the Maricopa County branch of the NAACP.I contacted Rev. Tillman to ask his opinion of a half-page ... More >>
Don Logan, the former Scottsdale Diversity Director who confronted white supremacist Daniel Mahon in court today Shackled and dressed in stripes, Daniel Mahon avoided Don Logan's eyes in federal court today as the man Mahon's accused of targeting with a mail bomb spoke to the court, looking ... More >>
County Attorney Andrew Thomas lives up to his rep by throwing the book at a young Latino motorist while letting cops off easy
Jarret Maupin is the reverend Al's handpicked protégé. Is Phoenix City Hall ready?
Something besides the dump stinks in Mobile
Nothing's black and white at Millennium High School
David James appears to be a victim of racial profiling at the hands of two white Phoenix officers
A Phoenix City Council race is pitting Hispanic hopes against black history
Racial bias alleged in unwarranted detention of two black, elderly women
White gangsters or misunderstood jocks? The Devil Dogs beat their victims -- and the system.
Copwatch, an earnest band of volunteers, aims to stamp out police brutality -- and vanquish institutional racism -- by aiming a camera.
The Crips who raped a retarded girl sprang from a 'hood where too many kids aspire to the thug life
The war between a state agency and a self-appointed watchdog degenerates into accusations of racism, revenge and name-calling--and your tax dollars pay for it
The state's largest private employer pours money into African-American causes--but critics charge its bosses don't walk the talk
Windsor Place resident Pat Snyder wages a jihad against the homeowners' association, which she accuses of cronyism, racism--even hastening the death of an elderly black woman
Owner of jazz club and grill claims city won't solve access, parking problems
Arizona's militias aren't the exclusive domain of white supremacists - people of color are joining the ranks, too.
Three young African Americans say a security guard singled them out, then ran them off
Nightclubs draw minorities, they get dissed by the authorities. Rap ain't allowed in this white-bread town. Don't hire our Kops? We bust yo' chops. Word.
RUBEN ORTEGA USED THE PHOENIX POLICE DEPARTMENT TO PURSUE HIS PERSONAL AGENDA-AND HIS POLITICAL FOES