The real shock was seeing Spring again.
The last time we saw each other—the only time we saw each other—was nine years ago, in Spain. I was still married, still in my twenties. 1,689 more words
US District Court Judge Susan Bolton this past Friday upheld a controversial part of Arizona’s anti-immigration law known as SB1070. Specifically, the judge upheld the part of the law that would allow Arizona police to check the immigration status of anyone they stop for any reason. 487 more words
Author’s Note: This is just another blast from the past. I found one of my old opinion pieces, originally published for a writing contest, written right before the 2012 elections. 542 more words
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Norlan Flores Prado was still wearing a hospital bracelet from his daughter’s birth when U.S. Border Patrol agents who had been called by Tucson police arrested him on Sunday afternoon. 430 more words
Detainees wrested from sleep every 30 minutes, the lights in their frigid cells never turned off. One detainee told by officials, don’t lie or you’ll be raped. 320 more words