Quantcast
Home / Opinion / Commentary (page 6)

Commentary

Feed Subscription

Proceed with caution when chasing empty promises

Proceed with caution when chasing empty promises

In the aftermath of the Glendale City Council’s March 18th workshop, touted by the Tohono O’Odham Nation as a victory for their proposed neighborhood casino, media headlines spoke of the beginning of “negotiations” between the Nation and the city. As a veteran of this five-year-long political and legal battle and the governor of the Gila River Indian Community, I write to offer a strong note of caution about such “negotiations.”

Read More »

American Friends Service Committee is incorrect on corrections

American Friends Service Committee is incorrect on corrections

A sponsored analysis of Arizona’s sentencing policies by American Friends Service Committee (appearing in the March 14 edition Arizona Capitol Times in the “Courts and Corrections” Focus section) lacks relevant data about the state’s prison population and ignores smart, effective policies that are already in effect.

Read More »
Scroll To Top