Last Week This Morning: Resilience in the desert
By Emily Kirkland
Resilience in the desert. One Arizona tells the story of the fight against Arizona’s infamous racial profiling law, SB1070, and everything that’s happened in the decade since.
Paying the price for years of cuts. Arizona spends less on public health than almost any other state in country.
Compounded injustice. Tribal governments have yet to receive the money they are owed from the latest stimulus bill, money that’s desperately needed during a pandemic that has hit Native communities especially hard.
“This company failed us”. Workers at Amazon, Target, Instacart and other companies organized strikes on Friday to demand better pay and working conditions, including protective equipment and paid time off.
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