Occupied Tucson Citizen

Posts Tagged "Homelessness"

Check out all of the posts tagged with "Homelessness".

The Farce Side

BY GONZO PERSIMMONS, Occupied Tucson Citizen A cartoon by Gonzo Persimmons from the sidewalk of Veinte de Agusto park in downtown Tucson — otherwise known as the “Safe Park” — where the homeless and activists […]

Apr, 09

Tucson Forum: You too Could be Homeless


Mar, 02

The Homeless are Green

BY KEN LEE, Occupied Tucson Citizen They mostly ride bikes, take the bus, or walk where they go.  They wear discarded clothing, eat discarded food, in a pinch they smoke discarded tobacco.  Their carbon footprint […]

Feb, 15

Occupy Homelessness

BY JOHN COOPER, Occupied Tucson Citizen Every year, men, women, and children are arrested for performing basic activities that are essential to life. . There is increasing regulation of the streets, subways, parks, and other […]

Feb, 12


BY BOBBY BURNS, Occupied Tucson Citizen They stroll the hot side-walks as the pavement sizzles from the unwavering Sun. Their survival means hope as their bodies undergo never-ending pounding of moving and shuffling to keep […]

May, 11

Activist Alert Interview with Brian Flagg of Casa Maria and the Bus Rider’s Union

TEX SHELTERS interviews BRIAN FLAGG, Occupied Tucson Citizen Brian Flagg has been an activist with Catholic Charities in Sacramento and Tucson, and with Casa Maria for upwards of thirty years. For the last year and […]

Mar, 21

Those Left Behind

BY KEN LEE It is the natural check on intolerance and privilege provided by assembling with all comers in a full out urban encampment that distinguished Occupy Tucson (OT) from the mainstream left/progressive organizing that […]

Sep, 17


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