Nov. 1 – Flagstaff
Nov. 8 – Yuma
Nov. 29 – Phoenix
Nov. 30 Tucson
Specific location information for each is on our Blog for Arizona calendar for each of these dates: http://blogforarizona.net/calendar-2/.
Two Democratic candidates running for Governor: LD 9 State Senator Steve Farley and Dr. David Garcia, education professor at ASU, who ran for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction in Nov. 2014.
Posted in Carolyn Classen, Community, Education, Tucson
Tagged AEA, Arizona Education Association, David Garcia, Democratic Gubernatorial candidates, education town halls, Flagstaff, Phoenix, public education, Steve Farley, yuma
This is what 92,000 cows looks like, and this is what agribusiness looks like.
The Yuma border tour in mid-December was amazing on multiple levels.
Outside of Yuma, Arizona Legislators toured a feed lot had been owned by a local Yuma family for generations. The sign for McElhaney Cattle Company can still be seen at the entrance and on some of the equipment. In recent years, it was sold to a Brazillian corporation, which has invested millions and greatly expanded it, according to our tour guides.
Down from a normal population of 100,000 cows, we saw 92,000 cows standing and lying around in pens– with nary a cowboy in sight. We were told that the cowboys check all of the cows every night because of the heat. Although the temperature was pleasant on the December day that we visited, there were no feed lot workers anywhere– except for the couple on the bus giving the tour. The guides said these cows are tracked by computer. Is Hal tending the herd?
I often joke that I read LifeSiteNews.com so you don’t have to but I think a lot more people should read the site so they could see how anti-choicers talk among themselves. It only takes a few articles of their daily digest to make it abundantly clear that anti-choicers can scarcely conceal their bitter disappointment that they can’t stone women to death for fornication.
In today’s edition comes this: Continue reading
Posted in Abortion, Activism, Announcement, Community, Donna Gratehouse, GOP War On..., Healthcare, Political Events
Tagged angry prudes, anti-choicers, life site news, pint house bar and grill, Planned Parenthood, planned parenthood action, prudes, rock n roe, yuma