Rosa González is the director of education and outreach at Green for All and is a lifelong educator. Rosa has a master's degree in Latin-American studies from Stanford University and a master's degree in teaching from the University of San Francisco.
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Friday, July 20, 2012
We Give and We Get
When we hear about Arizona these days, what we hear is increasingly disturbing. We hear about extreme anti-immigrant laws. Racial profiling. Mass detention centers where people are subjected to bizarre and humiliating punishments. Violent militias. Attacks on migrant families. Race-based book bans. But we know there is another side of Arizona. This is the state, after all, where civil rights hero Cesar Chavez was born. It’s a state with a long history of community organizing.