Loneprotestor has done it again. Check out her poignant video about recent deaths along the US/Mexico– in honor of the Day of the Dead.
Eight days after Border Patrol agent Nicholas Ivie was killed by friendly fire on the U.S.- Mexican border, a sixteen year-old boy was shot seven times through the border fence by a Border Patrol agent. Yet – in spite of involving the murder of a child across international lines – one incident received national attention for weeks, but the other was largely unknown except in the town where it happened. On November 2, the Mexican Dia de los Muertos, both sides of the border in Nogales, Arizona, walked to honor Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez and the sixteen others killed by Border Patrol in the last three years, and called for an end to Border Patrol immunity.
“Now in its tenth year, the NATIONAL IMMIGRANT INTEGRATION CONFERENCE (NIIC) is the largest conference on immigration in the United States. The signature event of the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA), a national multiethnic, multiracial network of the country’s … Continue reading →
Refugee Resettlement Lecture Series: Refugee Nutrition and Food Security Tuesday, December 12, 2017 (5:30PM – 7:00PM) Murphy-Wilmot Library Description This session will discuss how refugees work towards a healthier future for their families through nutrition education and participating in community … Continue reading →
“It’s our 100th Anniversary! Come join your fellow TEA members for food, drinks, celebrations of the past, and general merry making!” Hosted by Tucson Education Association in suite 100. https://www.facebook.com/events/951811341635598/Share this:FacebookTwitterMoreEmailTumblrPrintPocketRedditLinkedInGooglePinterest
Our monthly Sustainable Living Forum brings experts to talk about, and discuss, topics in sustainable living.Hosted by Local First Arizona and Mrs. Green’s World This month’s topic: Building For Our Future: Green and Sustainable We will be joined by: John … Continue reading →
Richard Fimbres was just re-elected to his 3rd Council term in Ward 5. He was unopposed in the Primary and General Elections of 2017.Share this:FacebookTwitterMoreEmailTumblrPrintPocketRedditLinkedInGooglePinterest
Wednesday, December 13, 6:00 p.m.: LD 10 Holiday Party Potluck. 6 to 9 p.m. at San Miguel Community Clubhouse, 5541 Binghamton Drive (on Craycroft between Glenn and River, East side of the road.) Holiday Party is in lieu of the … Continue reading →
“Join Francisco Gutiérrez, Sal Rivera, Julie & Chris Herstam, James Garcia, Stephanie Vasquez, Luis Heredia, Tomas Robles, Ruth Ann Marston, Ylenia Aguilar, Kristel Ann Foster, Larry Herrera, Berdetta Hodge, Katie Paetz, Monica Pimentel, Stanford Prescott, David Sandoval, Monica Trejo, Carl … Continue reading →
From Ward 6 Councilman Steve Kozachik: “Our friends over at the Islamic Center of Tucson are hosting an interfaith celebration on Thursday, December 14th. This will be the third year for this important community event. The format includes speakers representing … Continue reading →