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Arizona Mexican American Studies Ban

The House on Mango Street Goes to Trial: #MayaVsAZ

Tony_Diaz | Posted 03.02.2015 | Latino Voices
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Mayra Arce even resembles Esperanza, the protagonist in The House on Mango Street, one of the 80-plus books that were part of the Tucson Unified School District's K-12 Mexican-American studies curriculum before the program was dismantled under Arizona House Bill 2281. But Maya isn't the main character of a book. She's the main plaintiff in the lawsuit against Arizona.

Arizona's Ethnic Studies Law May Derail Another Class

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 07.15.2013 | Latino Voices

The Arizona Department of Education is raising objections to a delayed, court-ordered multicultural course offering in Tucson public schools, where a ...