Tag: Tucson Arizona


In Response to AZ Ban, Students in Tucson Hold Their Own Ethnic Studies Classes

Since the Mexican American Studies program was shut-down in the Tucson Unified School District, students have walked out of class in protest and held their own teach-ins.

Dream Act Protesters Mohamed, Lizbeth, Tania and Shaira in Tucson, AZ - Photo: Valeria Fernandez

Civil Disobedience: Undocumented Youth Risk Deportation in Push for Immigration Reform

Young protesters and immigrant activists are increasingly turning to acts of civil disobedience, knowing that the result may be deportation for undocumented demonstrators.