September 2022

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safwat saleem
Tempe-based artist Safwat Saleem is a visual artist whose work focuses on culture, loss and belonging. He’s also a sound designer, so when he began listening to The Show's SOAPBOX essays, he volunteered to tinker with a few true stories to see what he could add.
Sept. 30, 2022
Lewis Black
There are comedians who talk about current events, and then there’s Lewis Black. He’s been called the “King of Rant” and has talked about what’s on his mind on stage, on “The Daily Show” and elsewhere.
Sept. 30, 2022
american flag
A poll from Politco earlier this month showed that a majority of Republicans favor declaring the United States a Christian nation. And for the Rev. Jennifer Butler, it’s a threat not just to democracy but to religion.
Sept. 30, 2022
Julie Erfle Christine Jones
This week saw groups fail to garner enough signatures to prevent the ESA program from going into law.
Sept. 30, 2022
1040 form
A massive income tax cut that mainly benefits wealthy Arizonans that has been championed by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey will go into full effect ahead of schedule next year.
Sept. 30, 2022
Legal, safe and free
On Sept. 28, activists in Sonora took to the streets to recognize International Safe Abortion Day, when, for decades, people across Latin America have protested to demand abortion rights.
Sept. 29, 2022
girl at computer
A new campaign aims to prevent kids from being pulled in by hate groups online.
Sept. 29, 2022
Kyrsten Sinema Yavapai County
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is probably one of the most powerful queer women in the country. And writer Nathan Kohrman sees a lot of camp in her ever-analyzed wardrobe.
Sept. 29, 2022
javier zamora
When Javier Zamora was 9 years old, he journeyed from El Salvador to the U.S. He recounts that trip in his memoir, "Solito," which he writes from the perspective of his 9-year-old self.
Sept. 29, 2022
Laura Conover
The recent ruling by a Pima County judge banning most abortions has drawn criticism from across Arizona, including from the county's own attorney.
Sept. 28, 2022