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Arizona must grant driver's licenses to dreamers

(A version of this post first appeared at Latino Rebels.)

In a short order issued Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court denied Arizona’s last-ditch request to block issuance of driver’s licenses to undocumented students granted deportation relief under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. 482 more words

Civil Rights

Notes from the League’s 6th PSPRS Pension Task Force meeting on October 24, 2014

Too much stuff regarding the League’s reform measures for the Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System:

Notes from the League’s 6th Pension Task Force Meeting… 10 more words

Arizona

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer Arrested for Working Illegally in Mexico

(Arizona)- The Governor of Arizona Jan Brewer was arrested early Saturday morning while in Mexico.

Governor Brewer, who is staunchly anti-immigration and has opposed numerous Foreign Workers Bills within the U.S, was out on the town in Naco, Mexico, with her old college girlfriends Sally, Martha, and Pam. 156 more words

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Walmart has bowed to pressure from A Better Balance

WALMART: SUPERCENTER” by alphageek is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Dear Friend,

Breaking news! Walmart has bowed to pressure from A Better Balance and our allies to improve its policies for pregnant workers! 545 more words

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Birth Control and Abortion Are Myths, Kids: Censoring Textbooks in Arizona

In a very conservative part of Arizona, the school board of The Gilbert Public School District recently voted to remove pages out of “Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections,” a textbook for 10th grade students, by physically ripping them from the textbook because the pages mention emergency contraception, morning after pills and abortion. 236 more words