PHOENIX — Rejecting last minute pleas from supporters, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom.
In response to the passage of SB 1062, a bill that shields individuals and businesses from lawsuits based on discrimination toward gay people and possibly others, a local LGBT group organized on Friday a march to Gov. Jan Brewer's local office in the state office building.
About 200 protestors marched through downtown streets Tuesday evening to protest a variety of injustices they claimed have been inflicted on everyday citizens.
Television game show host Bob Barker, left, and friend Nancy Burnett, lead marchers in the fourth annual ?Fur-Free Friday? down New York?s Fifth Avenue on Friday, Nov. 24, 1989. Barker, who resigned as host of the Miss USA pageant over its award of a fur to the winner joined 2,500 animal rig…
Editor’s note: On his first day of a monthlong fellowship in Tucson, Kenyan journalist Patrick Nzioka attended Friday’s Operation Streamline protest, during which people chained themselves to a bus to prevent detainees from being sentenced and deported for being in the U.S. illegally. Below …
A protest today by immigration rights activists continued in Tucson for more than four hours, prompting the federal court to shutdown a deportation process known as Operation Streamline for the day.
Dozens of protesters tried to use their bodies as shields to prevent the detention of three suspected illegal immigrants stopped in front of Southside Presbyterian Church Tuesday night.
President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter play with their dog "Grits" on the south lawn of the White House in Washington D.C. after returning from church on Sunday, August 6,1978. Earlier that day a group of people were arrested for planning to disrupt the church service in protest over the…
CHICAGO - A small group protesting U.S. deportation policies is staging a sit-in at Rep. Luis Gutierrez's office in Chicago.
Before their attempt to re-enter the U.S. through the Morley Gate Port of Entry in Nogales, these nine Dreamers participated in a prayer circle in a restaurant. The nine were detained and eventually released.
Before their attempt to re-enter the U.S. through the Morley Gate Port of Entry in Nogales, Sonora, nine "Dreamers" participate in a prayer circle in a restaurant near the port. The nine were detained in their attempt.
As long as the focus on immigration reform continues to be on border security, the frustration level about deportations will continue to grow, U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva says.
Organizers gathered in front of Rep. Raúl Grijalva’s office asking the U.S. government to release the so-called “Dream 9” who tried to come back into the country through the Nogales port of entry Monday.
TUSD is working with Tucson police to identify the person responsible for setting off a smoke bomb during a chaotic Governing Board meeting Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES - Trash, flattened tents and the stench of urine
were the legacy of Occupy Los Angeles on Wednesday after hundreds
of protesters were arrested or chased out of their City Hall park
Tucson police officers arrested 34 Occupy Tucson protesters
early Wednesday morning after they stayed at Veinte de Agosto park
past closing time.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Iraq War veteran injured when anti-Wall
Street protesters clashed with police in Oakland has been upgraded
to fair condition.
Jenny Sanchez (CQ) leads a chant against Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Washington St in Phoenix Thursday. Dozens of people were arrested during protests against SB 1070 across central Phoenix Thursday. US Judge Susan Bolton's ruling Wednesday stopped four of SB 1070's more than a dozen provisions fr…
The hip-hop ensemble, most frequently associated with the movement to legalize marijuana, is skipping Tucson to protest SB 1070
Could the controversial appraisal system imposed nationwide by
mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac last May — and now tied
to lowball property valuations, busted home-sale transactions, and
higher fees to consumers — be on its way out?