By Fortesa Latifi | Monday, April 30, 2018
A nun who is a doctor established Circle the City, a medical-care facility for people who are homeless. The work started with her collecting donations in a shoebox. It expanded in April to a second location.
By Fortesa Latifi and Jenna Miller | Saturday, April 21, 2018
Five high school students spent six hours inside of the executive tower in an effort to spur action on gun violence from Gov. Ducey.
By Fortesa Latifi | Friday, April 20, 2018
Students in Arizona and across the nation walked out on the anniversary of the Columbine school shooting in a growing movement supporting gun control.
By Fortesa Latifi | Thursday, April 19, 2018
Social media sparked the national, student-led gun control movement but Phoenix leaders also say reaction is a duel between support and opposition, with some gun advocates hurling curse words, insults and threats at high schoolers.
By Fortesa Latifi | Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The preliminary results of the 2018 Point-in-Time show a 27% increase in unsheltered homelessness in the last year.
By Kyley Schultz and Fortesa Latifi | Monday, April 9, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey sent 225 National Guard troops to the border on Monday five days after President Trump’s request.
By Fortesa Latifi | Wednesday, April 4, 2018
The White House announced President Trump’s plan to sign a proclamation deploying National Guards troops to the southern border.
By Fortesa Latifi | Saturday, March 24, 2018
By Fortesa Latifi | Friday, March 23, 2018
High school students are spending hours prepping for the Phoenix rally of March for Our Lives, a nationwide movement on Saturday.
By Alexandra Watts and Jesse Stawnyczy | Thursday, March 15, 2018
Cronkite News spoke to protestors at a rally at the Arizona state Capitol on Wednesday, the one-month anniversary of the shooting.
17 lives, 17 minutes: Students rally, walk out of schools to mark one month since the Parkland shooting
By Staff | Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Students are gathering at the Arizona Capitol, walk out of schools across the state and nation to protest gun violence.
By Fortesa Latifi | Monday, March 12, 2018
A teenage activist, Democratic lawmakers and an educator called for Arizona to pass gun control laws. A Republican-controlled Legislature has stymied such bills this session saying they are unnecessary.