Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Construction championed by then-President Donald Trump continued on a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border on January 12, 2021 in Sasabe, Arizona. (Photo: Micah Garen/Getty Images)
"Now they must commit to restoring protected public lands and sacred sites, and tearing down sections of wall."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) was one of seven Democratic senators to vote against including a $15 federal minimum wage in the American Rescue Plan. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
"The verdict is clear—in Arizona, voting to raise the minimum wage is the...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A Rolling Rebellion protest in Seattle on February 25, 2015. (Photo: Backbone Campaign/flickr/cc)
"We're holding nothing back as we work to make D.C. the 51st state, protect the...


The awful story of Shanesha Taylor is what's wrong with the state of our union: The Arizona mother of two got called to a job interview she desperately needed. With no place to leave her two young kids - no neighbors because she's homeless, no co-workers because she's jobless, no paid childcare because she has no money, no free childcare because our government - she left them in her car, with the windows cracked, at naptime. When she came back 45 minutes later, police arrested her on two child...