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  • Pride 2016
  • Pride 2016

    Two years after Wingspan shut its doors, its programs grow and continue under the roof of the Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
      Love and gratitude and pain
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  • Get Your Pride On
  • Get Your Pride On

    10 reasons to celebrate Pride this year
      As if you needed convincing.
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  • Bennu Blast
  • Bennu Blast

    The UA teams up with NASA to send a spacecraft on an asteroid hunt
      Robots don't come much cooler than OSIRIS-REx.
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  • A Broke Student’s Guide
  • A Broke Student’s Guide

    10 tips on penny pinching this semester
      If you're one of those students who live in a fancy high-rise and drive an Audi RS4, then this listicle is not for you.
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  • Food​ ​Insecurity
  • Food​ ​Insecurity

    Students not being able to feed themselves is no joke
      hile many joke about college students only eating Top Ramen because they're always broke, food insecurity is an actual problem facing students.
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  • State of Mind
  • State of Mind

    In ever-demanding academic environments, student mental health concerns on campuses are becoming increasingly more acute, in both frequency and severity
      There is little means of escape, it often seems, from the pressure cooker that is our frightening global context, fed by increasingly violent wars and human suffering, fueled by the bubbling intolerance and fear that can only come when people split further apart on the spectrum of thought and opinion.
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  • Stateless Fear: An Asylum Story
  • Stateless Fear: An Asylum Story

    Mounis Hammouda’s quest for asylum is a reminder that some border-crossing stories are more complex than others
      Hammouda is soft spoken, answering in English so quick and quiet that it is difficult to make out over the din of evening passersby and the screech of a halting streetcar.
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  • Desert Angel
  • Desert Angel

    Every week, Joel Smith travels hours to fill water tanks in the Southern Arizona desert to help keep migrants alive
      On three separate days of the week, Smith takes up to 12-hour trips to check on the quality of the water and refill the tanks. "I love the desert," he says. "This is my land and I don't want anyone to die here."
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  • Soul Strip
  • Soul Strip

    Tucson’s burlesque scene proves it’s more about soul than skin
      One by one, bodies cram into Fourth Avenue's favorite dive bar, the Surly Wench, and wait, beer (or fireball shot) in hand, for the ladies to take the stage.
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  • Costume Ball
  • Costume Ball

    MegaMania offers kids of all ages a place to dress up, make friends and have a whole bunch of fun
      Get ready, MegaManiacs.
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  • From Service to Homeless
  • From Service to Homeless

    A veteran’s homeless project has helped Tucson vets get better care, but figuring out a system that fits everyone can be a challenge
      "I'm prepared to go back on the streets. I'll have to find a place to store my stuff ... memories. There isn't anything like that out there for homeless people."
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  • Kinky Machine
  • Kinky Machine

    The rise, life and women of photographer Eric Kroll
      This is Eric Kroll, internationally feted photographer long specializing in fetish work.
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  • Never Mind Donald Trump!
  • Never Mind Donald Trump!

    Here are the races you should be paying attention to.
      Here's the deal: Some of these local races have a whole lot more impact on your life than the president does.
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  • Hot in Hermosillo
  • Hot in Hermosillo

    Spend some time with Tucson’s Sonoran sister, filling up on coyotas, bacanora and a unique and revolutionary heritage
      Spend some time with Tucson’s Sonoran sister, filling up on coyotas, bacanora and a unique and revolutionary heritage
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  • Out Of This World
  • Out Of This World

    An excerpt from Under Desert Skies, a new book exploring how the UA Lunar and Planetary Lab blazed trails in space exploration
      The UA's Lunar and Planetary Lab has been involved in the NASA's space program for more than half a century, but sometimes it seems as if it's one of Tucson's best-kept secrets
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  • Stop the Presses!
  • Stop the Presses!

    What the heck is happening with Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller and a bogus news site?
      There have been many strange moments in the first term of Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller.
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  • Welcome to Summer
  • Welcome to Summer

    Things to do to survive and keep cool
      Time to bust out your sun dresses.
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  • Bad Apple?
  • Bad Apple?

    Supporters say Prop 123 offers the best shot at better education funding, but critics complain that it’s rotten to the core
      A remarkable political ad hit the airwaves last week: Gov. Doug Ducey sitting next to his former Democratic rival, Fred DuVal, as they both urged voters to support Arizona's schools by voting for Prop 123.
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  • For Pima's Sake
  • For Pima's Sake

    Pima Community College has been making improvements, but there's more to do—and many ideas about how to do it
      Today, Pima is a few years into reforming itself after a period of neglect. Change never comes easy or, it would seem, without differing perspectives on what kind of change is needed.
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  • The People’s Weed
  • The People’s Weed

    Why can’t advocates of legal weed get along with each other?
      In an ideal weed-topia, all marijuana advocates work together to accomplish the ultimate dream: abolishing prohibition. But because the world is an imperfect place, several groups in Arizona have split up into at least half a dozen initiatives with similar but different demands
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