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Facing fear: Silence often hides domestic violence in Hispanic community

De Colores is a Chicanos Por La Causa based shelter that caters to Spanish-speaking victims of domestic violence.


Federal judge rules United States must keep DACA and accept new applications

A Federal judge ruled on Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security must continue to accept renewal and new DACA applications and have 90 days to explain why they rescinded DACA last year, otherwise, all DACA applications must be processed.

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Immigrant and women’s rights activist to be freed on bond from Eloy Detention Center

Immigrant and reproductive rights activist Alejandra Pablos was set to be released through a bond decided by an immigration judge in Eloy.


ACLU wants Greyhound to end ‘warrantless searches’ of passengers by Customs and Border Protection agents

The ACLU sent out a letter to Greyhound addressing their warrantless searches and incidents.


Sheriffs wait to see details on Trump plan for soldiers on the border

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's announcement that he plans to send U.S. troops to patrol the border left southern Arizona sheriffs looking for details before committing to the "big step" that Trump said is needed until a border wall can be built.


Move to change Cesar Chavez Day to ‘National Border Control Day’ spurs anger

Cesar Chavez Leadership Academy's parade consisted of participants honoring Cesar Chavez and showing disapproval for Gohmert's suggested holiday name.


Young Progressives of Arizona kick off activist training to make their voices heard

Young Progressives of Arizona held its first monthly meeting in Mesa, where high schoolers and adults came together to share stories


‘Let’s build bridges’: Former Mexican President Vicente Fox talks about marijuana, Trump and trade

Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico, visited Phoenix this week to talk about the cannabis industry and to promote efforts to legalize marijuana.


Chispa Arizona wants Volkswagen settlement money used to replace diesel school buses

Chispa Arizona's campaign Clean Buses for Healthy Niños has recently gained the support of environmental groups and Councilwoman Kate Gallego.


Chinese Culture and Cuisine Festival offers a taste of Asia to Valley residents

Phoenicians came together to celebrate the year of the dog at annual Chinese Cultural Festival.


Valley Jewish groups stand in solidarity with Dreamers

Valley Jewish groups and DACA recipients held a rally at Cesar Chavez Plaza to draw attention to the need for a clean dream act.


Counting on conversations with people who are homeless to reveal respect, gain resources

The 2018 Point-in-Time homeless count took place on Tuesday morning. Volunteers took to the streets before sunrise, as the temperature hovered around 40 degrees.