Concert at Rialto to celebrate Tucson Freedom Summer 2012!

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Please Come Out to Support Tucson Freedom Summer 2012 and M.A.S. Teachers Sean Arce and Jose Gonzalez. $10 Donation to Benefit the Raza Defense Fund! Outstanding Local Bands: American Android and the Jons! Also headliner from Chula Vista, CA: The B-Side Players! “First they came for the Mexican American Studies (MAS) classes. Then they came for the books by Native American and Chicano authors. Then they started firing MAS teachers. Now they have made it personal, going after the teachers by suing Sean Arce and Jose Gonzales for teaching the inconvenient truths of history. Next they may come for you. […]

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TU4SD board member supports homophobic businesses

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Gabby Mercer is one of the Hunnicutt’s creations and also on the board of their anti-MAS group TU4SD… so the picture above comes as no surprise, especially since Mercer has already been caught on photo supporting Arizona’s top Turkey, Tom Horne. Not the brown meat of course. Speaking of cold turkey, she is the GOP candidate facing Raul Grijalva in the general, that is, if he makes it out of a heated primary next month. Grijalva is the “truth to power” candidate who is too chicken to go after the cocky John Pedicone and his assault on MAS… Buy Three […]

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BREAKING: Federal Judge tells Tom Horne HANDS OFF of TUSD Desegregation Case and MAS Classes!

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The excerpt above is the response by federal judge Bury regarding the opening sentence below: The State seeks reconsideration of this Court’s refusal to allow State intervention in this action on the sole issue of whether ethnic studies classes may be a part of the Unitary Status Plan (USP) in the Tucson Unified School District (TUSD). Buy Three Sonorans a coffee! Become a sustaining member for just $5/month! (Google ad below)

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Japan vs US: Gun control and homicide facts

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Of the world’s 23 “rich” countries, the U.S. gun-related murder rate is almost 20 times that of the other 22. With almost one privately owned firearm per person, America’s ownership rate is the highest in the world; tribal-conflict-torn Yemen is ranked second, with a rate about half of America’s. But what about the country at the other end of the spectrum? What is the role of guns in Japan, the developed world’s least firearm-filled nation and perhaps its strictest controller? In 2008, the U.S. had over 12 thousand firearm-related homicides. All of Japan experienced only 11, fewer than were killed […]

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Sunday evening Encuentro: History and Impact of Desegregation Case on TUSD by Sylvia Campoy

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For a glimpse of how Mexican American Studies is federally protected, and thus WILL be brought back after the Special Master undoes the racist damage the TUSD board complied with, check out the short video below.   Why MAS is federally protected – Post-Unitary and deseg history from Abie Morales on Vimeo. Buy Three Sonorans a coffee! Become a sustaining member for just $5/month! (Google ad below)

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