March 2020

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arizona prison cell
Arizona correctional officers say they are not allowed to wear protective masks at work despite growing fears of the coronavirus potentially entering state prisons.
March 31, 2020
St. Mary's Food Bank volunteers
Right now, with everything being dominated by the coronavirus, we can all feel a little helpless. Luckily, there are ways you can help from the comfort of your home — or maybe your car.
March 31, 2020
Aya Park playground
The city of Avondale will join several other Valley cities when it closes off playgrounds, courts and fields starting the morning of April 1. The Show spoke with Bryan Hughes, the interim parks director for the city of Avondale, about what facilities will be closed and how the closures will be enforced.
March 31, 2020
browning unit prison
On March 23, the U.S. Supreme Court denied to hear a case involving a man who spent more than four decades in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. That came after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals arrived at a similar conclusion.
March 31, 2020
Phoenix City Hall
The Show's Mark Brodie speaks to KJZZ Reporter Christina Estes about how Phoenix is trying to prepare for a peak in coronavirus cases.
March 31, 2020
CBP detains 376 migrants
A federal judge in Los Angeles is giving the Trump administration one week to justify keeping some 7,000 immigrant children in detention facilities across the U.S. Evelyn Cruz is a law professor in the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU and director of its immigration clinic.
March 31, 2020
Crafty Chica Kathy Cano Murillo
If you’re stuck at home right now and running out of ways to occupy yourself — and Netflix is getting old — it might be time to find a creative outlet. The Show spoke to artist Kathy Cano-Murillo, aka the Crafty Chica, about others can get started crafting.
March 31, 2020
Will Stone
On March 30, Gov. Doug Ducey issued an executive order asking Arizonans to stay at home amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. However, over in Washington state, people have been living under a stay-at-home order for some time. The Show spoke to Will Stone, a reporter from NPR and KNKX in Seattle.
March 31, 2020
Amy Silverman
What happens to intellectually disabled people if medical care is rationed because of COVID-19? Are they pushed the end of the list or perhaps they're moved to the front? The Show spoke to Phoenix author and journalist Amy Silverman about this possibility.
March 31, 2020
Athena Aktipis and Dr. Joe Alcock
As the number of American COVID-19 cases continues to rise, health officials and government authorities have asked people to practice social distancing through measures such as avoiding crowded locations and staying six feet apart from another person. However, when disasters hit, can we expect people to step up and do their part?
March 31, 2020