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Wendy Rogers went full Alex Jones with conspiracist fantasies about the massacre of Black shoppers in Buffalo. Never go full Alex Jones. Read more»

Pardon me for speaking out of turn, here. As a man, I have no right to tell women what to do with their bodies. I have no right to tell anyone what to do with their body, for that matter. This is not just about the right to choose or even women's rights, though. Read more»

Having left his stamp on the district, Mark Stegeman has stepped down from the TUSD Governing Board after more than a decade. Or, more like hotfooted it away. Read more»

Arnie Bermudez

America is a nation founded and built by immigrants. To be xenophobic is almost by definition un-American. Read more»

Our nation just got Trumped in the worst possible way. Read more» 1

The massacre in Orlando is what happens when we don't promote respect and acceptance of diversity through knowledge and understanding. We encourage ignorance, and promote fear and hatred of people different from us. This is inexcusable. My heart goes out to the LGBTQ community. Read more»

With the primaries mostly done and both of the front-runners now the presumptive nominees, it's time to start deciding which one is the lesser of the two evils. Read more»

The primaries are now in full swing and even though the Republican field has the more entertaining candidates, the Democrats have the more interesting race. Read more» 3

We just saw three school shootings in a week (two of them on the same day) and one of them was a mass shooting. So far this year, there have been 294 mass shootings in the U.S. Guns are an American right so let's not limit access to them — but education and healthcare aren't, so we should limit access to both of those things as much as possible. Read more»

Donald Trump kicked out reporter Jorge Ramos from a press conference in Iowa on Tuesday. As Ramos tried to question Trump on immigration, the Donald told him to "go back to Univision," keeping it classy as only he can. After the tweets directed at Megyn Kelly, Ramos may want to avoid the Internet for the following few days. Read more»

The 9th Circuit has ruled that laws banning gay marriage in Idaho and Nevada are “impermissible gender discrimination." Read more»

The campaign commercials are out in full force. The candidates on the left and right have been picked and the mud-slinging has begun. Read more»

With Arizona in the midst of Republican primary season, the campaign ads on television are trying to prove who's the most conservative among conservatives in the most conservative state. Read more»

Only in Arizona can people run a TV ad using bigotry and homophobia as possible gubernatorial virtues. Read more» 1

The death penalty is a serious issue, and a very ironic one. The very idea of punishing killing by killing does not make sense. It makes matters worse when payback can't even be done correctly. This past week convicted murder Joseph Wood was put to death in an Arizona prison through the use of not-all-that-lethal injection. Read more»

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