Hundreds Stand United Against Arpaio

February 16, 2009 by Guest Blogger · Comment
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By Dan Weiss (Verbal Kent)

On February 4th Sheriff Joe Arpaio paraded hundreds of immigrants into their own personal Tent City surrounded by electric fences. Campaign for a United America asked me to help put on an event in Phoenix that would take place days later; a response to the Maricopa County terrorist’s, I mean sheriff’s, latest act of bigotry. I packed up and headed to Arizona to be a part of a new chapter in Hip-Hop history. “Stop The Circus”, a Hip-Hop event featuring local and national acts from Chicago, New York, and Detroit took place just days after I arrived. Read more