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“No Guacamole For Immigrant Haters”: the experience of a street artist painting the border in Arizona

 06/19/2017 - 10:52
Harriet Wood, “Hazard” es una artista urbana que dejó su obra solidaria plasmada en las paredes de Ajo, Arizona. Foto suministrada. 
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While hate seems to rise up across the world, the border town Ajo fights for hope through art

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Monday, June 19, 2017 - 10:30am
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Harriet Wood, "Hazard" is an urban artist who left her work of solidarity embodied in the walls of Ajo, Arizona. Photo supplied.

Play Ball! - Philadelphia Phillies First home game at Citizens Bank Park

 04/09/2017 - 17:57
Opening Day for the 2017 Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/ AL DIA News

[OP-ED]: In discussing immigration, you might be a racist if ...

 03/27/2017 - 09:35
El presidente del Caucus Legislativo Mexicano Americano (MALC), Rafael Anchia (c), habla durante una conferencia de prensa enfrente del Capitolio en Austin, Texas. En un acto celebrado frente a más de trescientas personas congregadas frente al Capitolio estatal texano legisladores estatales y agrupaciones latinas y afroamericanas pidieron hoy a la legislatura texana que no apruebe proyectos de ley que consideran "racistas". EFE
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With apologies to Jeff Foxworthy, I don’t know what makes someone a redneck. But, in the immigration debate, I have a pretty good idea of what makes someone a racist.

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 8:15am
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The president of the American Mexican Legislative Caucus (MALC), Rafael Anchia (c), speaks during a press conference in front of the Capitol in Austin, Texas. At a rally held in front of more than 300 people gathered outside the state Capitol, Texas state legislators and Latino and African-American groups today called on the Texas legislature not to pass bills they consider "racist." EFE

Puppy Saviours

 12/06/2016 - 03:28
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More than 100 "homeless" dogs in Philadelphia have been saved by the Penn Vet’s Shelter Dog Specialty Medical Treatment Project, a charity program that covers the expenses needed to treat the acute medical problems of shelter dogs in order to give them a better chance of being adopted.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 3:13am
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Dogs displaced by Hurricane Ike are sheltered at the local center set up by the Humane Society. Jocelyn Augustino/FEMA

Animal cruelty on the path to a felony

 06/22/2017 - 12:26
The new "Libre Law" is named after a Boston Terrier that was left for dead in Lancaster.

Looking for your lost pet? There's an app for that

 02/04/2016 - 16:40
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Developed by Cory Donovan, FurAlert is an app that will let you locate your lost pet if it should wander off when you’re not looking

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Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 1:21pm
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Dominique Johnson
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Monkey's selfie taken to court?

 08/07/2014 - 14:10
Photo by David Slater

Copyright laws better act fast before a whole lot of monkey artists get pirated.

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Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 1:58pm
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Persecution Under the Radar

 12/05/2010 - 15:36
Persecution Under the Radar
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Picture the Islamic Republic of Iran. What comes to mind? For the
average American it may be nuclear proliferation, the bombastic President
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, maybe Persian rugs, but not much else. Certainly seven
regular, middle-class people who have been imprisoned for quietly practicing
the Baha'i religion haven't made it onto our radars.

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Esther Cepeda