From Service to Homeless

From Service to Homeless

"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."

Kinky Machine

This is Eric Kroll, internationally feted photographer long specializing in fetish work.

Never Mind Donald Trump!

Here's the deal: Some of these local races have a whole lot more impact on your life than the president does.

Hot in Hermosillo

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

Out Of This World

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

Stop the Presses!

There have been many strange moments in the first term of Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller.

Welcome to Summer

Time to bust out your sun dresses.

Bad Apple?

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.

For Pima's Sake

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.

The People’s Weed

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

Day at the Track

There’s a roar of desperation and delight as a tight pack of neck-and-neck quarter horses race to storm the wire first at the 73-year-old Rillito Racetrack.

10 Terrible Bills at the Arizona Legislature

Things are going pretty much as you'd expect at the Arizona Legislature: Public schools are under assault, Planned Parenthood funding is in jeopardy, dark-money campaign groups are getting more protection, low-income Arizonans are facing the loss of benefits that help them put food on the table, special interests are having their way and so on and so on.

Poetry of Resistance

The first time the Tucson Weekly talked with Chicano poet and teacher Francisco Alarcón he was on fire—a poet-warrior inspired by what took place on April 20, 2010, when nine Latino students chained themselves to the Arizona State Capitol’s main doors in protest of SB 1070, the state’s racial-profiling “papers please” law.

Security 360°

Security 360, produced by students of the UA School of Journalism, hones in on one specific community of the borderlands, Ambos Nogales, to better understand the impacts of increasing and sustained militarization.

South Tucson: The Pueblo Within the Problems

As South Tucson struggles at every level, establishing a foundation for dignified living conditions is key to see the city improve economically.

Loaded Legislation

When President Barack Obama laid out a series of steps to expand background checks, increase mental-health funding and take other steps to reduce gun violence last month, Southern Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally was among those critical of his proposals.


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