News Coverage Links

LOCAL HEADLINES (TUCSON/PHOENIX)

Three Sonorans: “That Moment in History, Choice: Hero or Scab” by Rudy Acuna

http://tucsoncitizen.com/three-sonorans/2011/05/10/that-moment-in-history-choice-hero-or-scab-by-rudy-acuna/

Arizona Daily Star: “A Closer Look at the Group That Halted TUSD Vote” http://azstarnet.com/news/local/education/article_1adedf1c-701d-5a35-a6a7-ba996a96c9ea.html

KGUN9: “Administrators, Parents React to Disruptive Raza Studies Protest”

http://ht.ly/1codMk

KVOA: “Tucson Police Look Into Possible Charges From Ethnic Studies Protests”

http://www.kvoa.com/news/tucson-police-look-into-possible-charges-from-ethnic-studies-protests/

The Three Sonorans: “VIDEO: TUSD ignores student organization UNIDOS: is civil discourse a luxury that some cannot afford”

http://tucsoncitizen.com/three-sonorans/2011/04/07/video-tusd-ignores-student-organization-unidos-is-civil-discourse-a-luxury/

FOX11: “Ethnic Studies Protest”

http://www.fox11az.com/news/local/TUSD-Ethnic-Studies-protests-120781999.html

KGUN9: “Students take over TUSD boardroom in Ethnic Studies face off”

http://www.kgun9.com/story/14520347/students-take-ove-tusd-board-meeting-over-ethnic-studies?config=H264

KOLD: “Rally disrupts meeting, Board delays vote”

http://www.kold.com/story/14520379/supporters-of-ethnic-studies-take-over-tusd-meeting-room

CBS 5: “Ethnic Studies Protesters Force Way Into Meeting”

http://www.kpho.com/news/27683659/detail.html

Arizona Daily Star: “Ethnic Studies protest forces TUSD to cancel meeting”

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/education/article_8211fbf8-706b-11e0-ac60-001cc4c002e0.html

The Three Sonorans: “There are no two ways about it; we are in the midst of a new Civil Rights Movement”

http://tucsoncitizen.com/three-sonorans/2011/04/27/there-are-no-two-ways-about-it-we-are-in-the-midst-of-a-new-civil-rights-movement/

The Three Sonorans: “Pima Dems chair Jeff Rogers takes a VERY strong stance against “Democrats” Mark Stegeman and Miguel Cuevas”

http://tucsoncitizen.com/three-sonorans/2011/04/27/pima-dems-chair-jeff-rogers-takes-a-very-strong-stance-against-democrats-mark-stegeman-and-miguel-cuevas/

Arizona Daily Star:  “Youths protest changes to Mexican American Studies courses: Ethnic studies supporters overtake TUSD meeting”

http://azstarnet.com/news/local/education/176f8aed-4b95-53fc-9b49-0959cd5a26e5.html

KOLD13: “Proposed changes to ethnic studies draws protest”

http://www.kold.com/story/14512021/proposed-changes-in-ethnic-studies-riles-some

KVOA: “TUSD Ethnic Studies meeting cancelled”

http://www.kvoa.com/news/tusd-ethnic-studies-meeting-cancelled/

FOX Phoenix: “Students Protest Ethnic Studies Curriculum Change” http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/dpp/news/education/students-protest-ethnic-studies-curriculum-change-4-26-11

Tucson Weekly: “Vote on Future of TUSD Ethnic Studies Rescheduled for May 5”

http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/27/vote-on-future-of-tusd-ethnic-studies-rescheduled-may-5

KGUN: “Ethnic Studies clash spills outside TUSD meeting”

http://www.kgun9.com/story/14525273/ethnic-studies-clash-spills-outside-tusd-meeting

The Phoenix New Times: “Ethnic Studies Revolt: Students Take Over TUSD Governing Board Meeting”

http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/bastard/2011/04/ethnic_studies_revolt_students.php

The Three Sonorans: “Apartheid Board Complicit in Destroying Ethnic Studies”

http://tucsoncitizen.com/three-sonorans/2011/04/25/apartheid-board-complicit-in-destroying-ethnic-studies/

Arizona Family: “Horne Responds to Protests”

http://www.azfamily.com/news/local/Horne-responds-to-protest-by-ethnic-studies-supporters-120837664.html

Arizona Dailay Star: “Sound Strike funds Tucson UNIDOS protest”

http://azstarnet.com/entertainment/blogs/caliente-tuned-in/article_176e09aa-7100-11e0-a4f9-001cc4c002e0.html

The Three Sonorans: “Mark Stegeman vs MAS student Angelica Peñaran”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5XoHYpDun2w&feature=email&email=comment_received

Tucson Weekly: “Expect Empty Seats at Tonight’s TUSD Governing Board Meeting”

http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/12/expect-empty-seats-at-tonights-tusd-governing-board-meeting

Tucson Weekly: “Ethnic Studies Resolution Hardly a Solution”

http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/23/ethnic-studies-resolution-hardly-a-solution

 

NATIONAL HEADLINES:

 Colorlines: Tucson Students Storm Meeting, Delay Vote on Ethnic Studies

http://colorlines.com/archives/2011/04/tucson_students_storm_meeting_delay_vote_on_ethnic_studies.html

AlterNet: “BREAKING: Wisconsin Comes to Arizona? Chained Ethnic Studies Students Take Over School Board in Tucson”

http://blogs.alternet.org/speakeasy/2011/04/26/breaking-wisconsin-comes-to-arizona-chained-ethnic-studies-students-take-over-school-board/

Democracy Now!:  “Tucson Ethnic Studies Students Shut Down School Board Meeting” http://www.democracynow.org/2011/4/27/headlines/tucson_ethnic_studies_students_shut_down_school_board_meeting

Fox News: “Students Protest Change to Mexican-American Studies Class in Arizona”

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/04/27/students-protest-change-mexican-american-studies-class-arizona/

The Examiner: “Ethnic studies protest cancels TUSD board meeting”

http://washingtonexaminer.com/news/2011/04/ethnic-studies-protest-cancels-tusd-board-meeting

The Associated Press: “Ethnic studies protest cancels TUSD board meeting”

http://www.abc15.com/dpp/news/region_central_southern_az/tucson/ethnic-studies-protest-cancels-tusd-board-meeting

AlterNet: “UNIDOS Present Ten Point Resolution on Arizona Ethnic Studies Crisis: “We Want an Educational System Where Many Cultures Fit”

http://blogs.alternet.org/speakeasy/2011/04/27/unidos-present-ten-point-resolution-on-arizona-ethnic-studies-crisis-“we-want-an-educational-system-where-many-cultures-fit”/

The Nation: Arizona Uprising: Chained Ethnic Studies Students Take Over School Board in Tucson

http://www.thenation.com/blog/160232/arizona-uprising-chained-ethnic-studies-students-take-over-school-board-tucson

Yes Magazine: “A Student Uprising in Arizona”

http://www.yesmagazine.org/peace-justice/a-student-uprising-in-arizona

Commondreams.org: “Chained Ethnic Studies Students Take Over School Board in Tucson”

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/04/27-0

La Nueva Raza: “UNIDOS Present Ten Point Resolution on Arizona Ethnic Studies Crisis: “We Want an Educational System Where Many Cultures Fit””

http://nuevaraza.wordpress.com/2011/04/27/unidos-present-ten-point-resolution-on-arizona-ethnic-studies-crisis-%e2%80%9cwe-want-an-educational-system-where-many-cultures-fit%e2%80%9d/

Huffingtonpost: “College-Bound Students Defy Arizona’s Witch Hunt with Boycott: Exclusive Interview with Ethnic Studies Students”

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jeff-biggers/collegebound-students-def_b_848020.html?ref=fb&src=sp#sb=1075734,b=facebook

Commondreams.org: Ethnic Studies on the Chopping Block in Arizona

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/04/26-2

The Real News Network: Tucson Students Occupy School Board Room to Defend Ethnic Studies

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=6702

 

INTERNATIONAL NEWS:

The Guardian: “Arizona’s New Civil Rights Coalition”

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/apr/28/arizona-race

 Al-jazeera: “Arizona Bill Targets Ethnic Studies” 

http://english.aljazeera.net/video/americas/2011/01/201112893020935982.html

VIDEOS:

David Abie Morales: “UNIDOS Takes Over TUSD School Board”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPZxCDMbZec&feature=share

Pan Left Productions / Jason Aragon:

http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1971863464365&comments

David Abie Morales: “Viva MAS!”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlFR-fnTlt0&feature=share

David Abie Morales: Students Take Over Board Room

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJKPNhEkqFA&sns=fb

David Abie Morales: “TUSD”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nait9vSinlg&sns=fb

 

GALLERIES:

Westli Narro Castro Photography: “Youth Takeover TUSD!”

http://www.facebook.com/?ref=home#!/media/set/fbx/?set=a.2021582418461.2124819.1210957485

Chris Summitt Photography: “Unidos Takes Over the Board Meeting”

http://chrissummitt.com/blog/unidostakeover/

Arizona Daily Star: “Photo gallery: Protest at TUSD meeting”

http://azstarnet.com/gallery/collection_da09022e-708a-11e0-965b-001cc4c002e0.html

Nuestra Voz AZ: “At the School board–defending Ethnic Studies”

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/fbx/?set=a.205038249529860.55369.199428900090795

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