By Mindy Riesenberg | March 20, 2017
Phoenix— “No estamos solos,” words meaning “we are not alone," rang out at an art workshop for undocumented immigrants and their families led by Aliento, an organization that uses art to promote healing.
By Mindy Riesenberg | March 16, 2017
BROWNSVILLE, Texas -- The first thing you notice is how green everything is.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Feb. 27, 2017
PHOENIX - Refugee mothers and fathers face various barriers when they arrive in the U.S. with their children.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Feb. 20, 2017
PHOENIX -- In a dimly lit apartment off I-17, a 9-year-old Syrian girl named Aya is learning how to use her family’s first computer.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Feb. 15, 2017
PHOENIX -- With President Donald Trump’s new enforcement of deportation orders, and the deportation of Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos last week, immigrant rights organizations in Arizona are stepping up their educational efforts so families will know what rights they have if a parent is deported.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Feb. 7, 2017
TUCSON -- On a beautiful day in Armory Park in the downtown area, a unique blend of music emanates from between the trees. A sax player from Ethiopia, a guitarist from Burundi, and drummers from Trinidad & Tobago and the U.S. create a cross-cultural sound.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Feb. 6, 2017
PHOENIX - Northwest Phoenix isn’t known as a hotbed of celebrities, but tucked away in a modest, two-bedroom apartment lives one of the most famous musicians in East Africa.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Jan. 27, 2017
PHOENIX - In just five days, President Trump has changed the face of immigration in the U.S.
By Charity Bidegain | Nov. 18, 2016
Cassidy Hancock drives 20 miles each way, Monday through Friday, to attend Tombstone High School, where she is currently a senior. Hancock is taking nursing classes through the school and volunteers at Quiburi Mission Samaritan Center, a nursing home in Benson.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Sept. 27, 2016
Actor and activist Edward James Olmos encouraged about 100 high school students to register to vote at Central High School Tuesday morning as part of National Voter Registration Day.
By Mindy Riesenberg and Rolando Terrazas | Sept. 21, 2016
In November, Arizonans will vote on a measure that would increase the minimum wage from $8.05 an hour to $10 an hour in January 2017. The ballot measure would also increase the minimum wage annually until it reaches $12 in 2020.
By Mindy Riesenberg | Sept. 20, 2016
PHOENIX – A Colorado mayor and law officer said making marijuana legal would threaten Arizonans' safety, urging voters to oppose Proposition 205.