“Humanitarian Aid Is Never a C...

Aug 20, 2019 by

Volunteers with the humanitarian aid group No More Deaths have been venturing into the harsh Sonoran Desert for years to leave life-saving supplies for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

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City in Arizona approves resol...

Feb 7, 2019 by

The resolution called the razor wire “not only irresponsible, but inhumane” and argues that this type of wall “is only found in a war, prison or battle setting.”

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Global Warming Is Fueling Ariz...

Aug 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Extreme storms threaten the region with more severe floods and giant dust storms called haboobs. By Bobby Magill /...

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Forest Service Ready to Approv...

May 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment The giant open-pit project will dig up 90,000 tons of ore daily, producing 1.25 billion tons of waste. By...

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TRUMP FLANKED BY MUSHROOM CLOU...

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[Translate]  A President Trump billboard is near 11th and Grand Avenue, sparking controversy. Brahm Resnik, KPNX CONNECT TWEET...

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MULTIPLE WESTERN STATES ARE AB...

Jun 19, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alejandro Davila FragosoCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Mark Nunez/Los Padres Forest Aviation/KEYT-TV via AP This photo...

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THERE’S A MINI-EARTH IN ...

Jun 9, 2016 by

[Translate] Newsweek By Nina Burleigh  GRIST This story was originally published by Newsweek and is reproduced here as part of the...

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HOW THE WATER CRISIS IN THE WE...

May 26, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Abrahm Lustgarten / ProPublica   VIA TRUTHDIG     Glen Canyon Dam is located in Page, Arizona. (Jacqueline Poggi /...

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This Is the County With the Wo...

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[Translate] In some parts of Arizona, the child hunger rate is twice as high as it is nationally. By Sarah McColl / TakePart  VIA...

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THE SOUTHWEST’S ONLY FRE...

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[Translate] By Mother Mags   San Pedro River, holding on … For the most part Arizona hasn’t experienced severe drought...

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THE ROLE OF CLIMATE CHANGE IN ...

Sep 17, 2015 by

[Translate]     It’s not causing them, but it might be making them worse. Lydia O’Connor  The Huffington Post   Climate...

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Mid-century grain silo transfo...

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[Translate]   The corrugated steel shell was painted white to reflect the heat of the desert sun and to evoke the character of...

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Federal Court: One Million Acr...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock In early October, an Arizona federal judge upheld the Obama...

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Wingnuts’ anti-child disgrace:...

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[Translate] The GOP sheriff accused of threatening an ex with deportation foments protest — to scare away immigrant children...

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Climate Change Drying Out Sout...

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Two new studies confirm…

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Tabula-Rasaburg

Mar 13, 2014 by

Many, if not most major cities…

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6 Truly Unhinged Right-Wing Re...

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“Tyranny is on the march,” and “Now, we’ll all have to bake penis cakes.”

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7 Craziest Gun Laws in America

Dec 18, 2012 by

Guns in daycare, churches and even gun free zones?

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Arizona School First to Run En...

Nov 19, 2012 by

A rural elementary school in Arizona offers a lesson in grid independence

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Native History Under Attack: S...

Oct 15, 2012 by

Israel mimicked Arizona’s ban on Mexican-American Studies by labeling critical ethnic perspectives as subversive.

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Obama admin lays out welcome m...

Oct 14, 2012 by

Six Western states could soon see big, new solar-power projects on public land…

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Clean energy showdown in Arizo...

Oct 3, 2012 by

It’s not just sunlight. A study out of Arizona State University’s business school combined several factors, including costs, to create an “Optimal Deployment of Solar Index.” The No. 1 most promising state for solar production: Arizona.

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America’s Most Striking ...

Sep 20, 2012 by

Earlier this week President Obama created America’s newest National Monument…

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