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Putin’s brazen manipulation of language is a perfect example of Orwellian doublespeak

When Russian President Vladimir Putin talks about the war in Ukraine, he often uses words to mean exactly the opposite of what they normally do - a tactic out of George Orwell's novel 1984 on how totalitarian regimes perversely warp language to gain and retain political power.... Read more»

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Ukrainian refugees welcomed with open arms, unlike people fleeing other war-torn countries

The European Union’s response to Ukrainian refugees stands in stark contrast with the treatment of the international students, African and Asian migrants and the untold number of refugees and asylum-seekers of color from Syria, Afghanistan and Bangladesh also fleeing Ukraine. ... Read more»1

From the editor

60 Minutes looks at crisis in local news & Report for America's work to rebuild journalism

Sunday night, 60 Minutes is set to air a story about how hedge funds and chains have hollowed out local news — and how groups like Report for America, which supports work at the Tucson Sentinel, are rebuilding journalism with local support.... Read more»

Groundhog Day: Bing!

Every Feb. 2, it's time for the obligatory Groundhog Day story. Let's just not think about doing 2020 all over again.... Read more»

From the editor

News Literacy Week: Stop the flood of misinformation — Care before you share

The Tucson Sentinel is supporting the third annual National News Literacy Week to help more people learn to determine the credibility of content they encounter and use the standards of fact-based journalism to know what to trust, share and act on.... Read more»

From the editor

We're hiring: Sentinel's new Cultural Expression & Community Values reporting position open

A new fulltime reporter will be covering Cultural Expression and Community Values in Southern Arizona this year, with support from TucsonSentinel.com's readers and the national Report for America program.... Read more»

Support TucsonSentinel.com

Deadline: The news Tucson needs, needs your help now

Give to real local journalism that matters — your donation before midnight can be TRIPLED! Join the Watchdog Club and support the nonprofit independent reporters of TucsonSentinel.com.... Read more»

Reporter's notebook

Protect the news, keep it alive & carry it into the future — support the Sentinel today

Donate today to keep quality journalism alive and kicking in Tucson and Southern Arizona — your gifts can be tripled by NewsMatch before Dec. 31!... Read more»

Happy holidays, Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from the Tucson Sentinel!

Whether you celebrate a specific holiday or prefer to mark the longer nights and chillier days of winter in some other way, as we near the end of the year, you have the best wishes of all of us at the Tucson Sentinel.... Read more»

Sentinel awarded grant to dig into Arizona water-supply issues

The Tucson Sentinel has been awarded a grant for investigative reporting on water-supply issues in Arizona. The funding will cover a months-long project by a team of Sentinel journalists.... Read more»

Happy holidays from everyone at TucsonSentinel.com!

Raise a glass to those who've passed, those who've endured — & a better New Year in 2022

Ordinarily, we'd be inviting all our readers to join us in person to celebrate the holiday season. We holding off on that again this year, but want to pass along our heartfelt best wishes as we mark the longest night of the year — and brighter days to come.... Read more»

From the editor

Your support for Sentinel watchdog reporting TRIPLED by NewsMatch & Challenge Fund!

Give to real local journalism that matters — your donation TRIPLED (or more) before Dec. 31! Support the nonprofit independent watchdog reporters of TucsonSentinel.com.... Read more»

Our principles

What we stand for at TucsonSentinel.com

Journalism is best when pursued with purpose. As an independent mission-driven nonprofit, TucsonSentinel.com aims to tackle our community's biggest issues. We shine a light on this town because we love it.... Read more»

From the editor

Sentinel's new Culture & Values journalist supported by Report for America, local readers

A new fulltime reporter will be covering Cultural Expression and Community Values in Southern Arizona next year, with support from TucsonSentinel.com's readers and the national Report for America program.... Read more»

#GivingTuesday

Your gift to TucsonSentinel.com doubled on #GivingNewsDay

On #GivingTuesday — which is also #GivingNewsDay — please join with your fellow readers and support TucsonSentinel.com. Now more than ever, we need solid journalism — and your gift can be matched, dollar-for-dollar, with the special #NewsMatch program.... Read more»

From the editor

Why the Sentinel is different: Real local Tucson news with context & impact

Support TucsonSentinel.com's important work — when you donate to our watchdog reporting during November & December, YOUR GIFT CAN BE DOUBLED, dollar-for-dollar, with the special NewsMatch program.... Read more»

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