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Many have criticized Trump’s economic actions against China, saying that no one wins in a trade war and that it will cause American consumers a lot of pain. One exception is Arizona Republic columnist Bob Robb, a self-proclaimed ardent free trader. He thinks a trade war with China may be necessary.
Apr. 11, 2018
This week, National Guard troops from Arizona and other states have started moving south to reinforce and support the U.S Border Patrol. In the meantime, another part of President Trump’s border security plan is also underway: The wall.
Apr. 11, 2018
The Equal Rights Amendment was a powerful force decades ago in the United States, but its momentum slowed and not enough states ratified it by 1982 to make it official. Since then, 23 states have added equal rights amendments to their state constitutions. Arizona isn’t one of them.
Apr. 11, 2018
Wednesday it was announced that individuals from Arizona are filing their own lawsuit about it the citizenship status question on the 2020 census.
Apr. 11, 2018
These “walk-ins” are not yet "walkouts," though organizers have indicated that would be a looming possibility. For now, teachers and supporters come together in front of schools before class to protest low pay and school funding shortfalls, and then walk into school together in a show of unity.
Apr. 11, 2018
Maintaining the Salt River Project’s pipes, ditches and canals poses unique technical and workforce problems. In this installment of the Arizona Science Desk’s “Lifeblood of the Desert” series, we explore how SRP is working with Arizona State University on some novel helpers.
Apr. 11, 2018
Democrats across the country are optimistic about their chances to make significant election gains this year.
Apr. 10, 2018
There are just over 1,000 schools across Arizona rallying Wednesday, walking into classrooms and not out, yet. For organizers, a strike would be the next step, depending on how much support they see at schools.
Follow Twitter Updates From Valley Walk-Ins
Apr. 10, 2018
The Phoenix Film Festival is in full swing this week, and filmmakers from all over the world are showcasing their work. Every year the festival pays special attention to movies made in Arizona. This year, Phoenix gets a spotlight.
Apr. 10, 2018
Lynching of African-Americans is one of the more tragic and embarrassing parts of U.S. history, and they were still occurring nearly a century after the end of the Civil War.
Apr. 10, 2018
Earlier this month, The Denver Post became the latest newspaper to announce it will make deeper staff cuts. When these layoffs are completed, the Post’s staff is expected to be at fewer than 100 people.
Apr. 10, 2018
The city of Phoenix created a trees and shade plan way back in 2010, but some say not much progress has been made since it was introduced. A group of residents are petitioning the city council to force them to take action.
Apr. 10, 2018
The Trump administration has signaled it will restrict immigration in many ways — even for those who are highly skilled foreign workers.
Apr. 10, 2018
Arizona National Guard members are deploying to the Mexican border this week.
Apr. 10, 2018
The Arizona Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that students with DACA status cannot receive in-state tuition.
Apr. 10, 2018
Those who use a Arizona driver's license or ID card to get through checkpoints at the airport are being urged to get a new form of identification.
Apr. 10, 2018
On Wednesday, organizers of Arizona Educators United are planning to disrupt the school day.
Apr. 10, 2018
Arizona teachers who have organized to push for big raises and a restoration of school funding to pre-recession levels are preparing to set a date for a statewide walkout.
Apr. 10, 2018
Dr. Sharon Thompson shares a story about how she became a doctor by way of another profession.
Apr. 10, 2018
The Takeaway: Calls Mount For Pruitt
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt is becoming increasingly isolated as a string of ethical violations lead many to question his ability to survive the growing scandals.
Apr. 10, 2018

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