Tom Horne

Ariz. Official That Banned Ethnic Studies Cited in Hit-run Crash, Caught in Affair Scandal

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne was cited last Wednesday for leaving the scene of a hit-and-run accident earlier this year.

Tucson's Ousted Mexican-American Studies Director Speaks: The Fight's Not Over

Sean Arce may have been fired, but he’s not going to stop defending the Arizona ethnic studies program he says is actually reaching Latino students.

Arizona Teachers Sue to Protect Ethnic Studies

Supporters hope a court injunction will keep classes going well past December.

Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban Protestors Face Trial on Columbus Day

The state’s ethnic studies programs are slated to be phased out on by December 31.

Oops! Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban Makes Courses MORE Popular

But a showdown looms when the law kicks in on Dec. 31 and districts face penalties for offering the courses.

Back-to-School Day In Arizona, But Not for Border Crossing Kids

Kids need certificates to verify residency and board school buses.

Ethnic Studies is Broadening, Arizona Be Damned

The academic field’s complex growth mirrors race relations today–which is at least part of why it scares Tom Horne so much.