Protest outside Arpaio hearings showcases testimonies of immigrants, victims


Puente Arizona, a migrant justice organization, organized a protest on Thursday and Friday outside the Sandra Day O’Connor United States Courthouse where Arpaio’s contempt of court hearings are taking place. Read story

Protesters temporarily stall light rail during downtown rally against police brutality


More than 50 protesters and political activists rallying against police brutality temporarily stalled an eastbound light rail south of McDowell Road and Central Avenue on Saturday evening. Read story

About 50 people protest at City Hall against police brutality in response to Ferguson unrest


About 50 people gathered outside Phoenix City Hall on Friday in a protest against police brutality, among other issues, in response to the acquittal of officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown. Read story

Abduction of 43 students in Mexico prompts protests at consulate building in Phoenix


Activists organized by Tonatierra and the Comites de Defensa del Barrio gathered outside the Consulate General of Mexico on Friday to bring awareness to the abduction of 43 students in Mexico. Read story

Slide show: Mayan group leads protest, march after president's delay on deportation action


More than 50 members of Consejo del Pueblo Maya, or “Counsel of Mayan People,” protested through downtown Friday following President Barack Obama’s decision to delay deportation changes. Read story