People like the Yazidis, Coptic Christians, and Assyrians, who have survived persecution over the centuries and are now threatened by ISIS, other Islamists or civil war. These ancient religions offer many clues about the past.
Meet And Greet With Mesa Residents, From Beyond The Grave
Saturday morning, you can visit some of Mesa’s most notable residents. Well, kind of. It’s the second Mesa Cemetery Tour, and the stops include some people you have probably heard of, some you may have heard something about and some who most people probably wouldn’t know anything about otherwise.
Vic Linoff is a board member with the Mesa Historical Museum, which is putting on the tour. He gave me a bit of a preview.