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Girl immigrants crossing the US border often survived rape and abuse. They’ve got more courage than most of Congress

by Ana Christina da Silva Iddings (UA)


 Issuing Dreamers Licenses Tied to Productive Future

by Anna Ochoa O'Leary (UA)


Planned Parenthood Is Crucial for Immigrant Women

by Anna Ochoa O'Leary (UA)


Obama Comparte un Legado con Roosevelt

by Anna Ochoa O'Leary (UA)


 Trump's Immigrant Bashing omits that Business owners like him are to blame

by Anna Ochoa O'Leary (UA)


The link below will take you to special news coverage and other media resources by the Arizona Daily Star about the impact on SB1070 in southern Arizona counties. Some of the relevant topics as of today include:

Issues of racial profiling, the 4th amendment rights to freedom from unreasonable search and seizure, and the role of civic engagement in support of immigrant communities.

Click here for the Arizona Daily Star report:  STATE OF CONFUSION: TRACKING SB1070