AZ: The Nation’s Gated Community

Arizona just took the lead as the most extremist wing nut state in the nation. This afternoon Governor Jan Brewer signed the worst piece of anti-immigrant legislation I’ve seen. A human rights fiasco: Not to mention a legal nightmare for cities and law enforcement.

Even Republican John McCain is too liberal for Arizona these days. Arizona has essentially mandated racial profiling. This is no message to send to the younger generation in Arizona. What lack of vision. What a disappointment.

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Melissa del Bosque is a staff writer and a 2016-17 Lannan Fellow at The Investigative Fund.

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