By María Teresa Molano SPRINGDALE — The Cisneros Center for New Americans and the organization Welcome America conducted an event focused on the importance of creating a more friendly and welcoming atmosphere for immigrants in Northwest Arkansas. In the facilities of The Workers’ Justice Center on Thursday, April 16, participants of the meeting discussed different…
Participants in an anti-abortion vigil outside a Planned Parenthood clinic on Arkansas highway 256 near Joyce Boulevard in Fayetteville were told they were in violation of Arkansas code and could not protest with signs in the highway right of way last week, prompting a public law firm to claim it abridged their freedom of speech….
Organized as a chance for individuals to express grievance after the recent repeal of Ordinance 119, this peaceful rally included live guitar music and song, bold posters, speakers and a candlelight ceremony.
After months of contention for the enactment of a city wide civil rights ordinance, Fayetteville voters repealed the ordinance Tuesday night.
The Fayetteville Farmer’s Market is moving to a new indoor location on Saturdays during the winter months at Jefferson Center at 612 S College Ave., at the intersection of College and Martin Luther King Blvd.
Former President Bill Clinton called for early voting and voter engagement as the keynote speaker at the Arkansas Democrat candidate rally held on campus at University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Tuesday, Oct. 7.
Arkansans from all over the state will be joining up to go on a cross-country bus ride to New York City, and will partake in demonstrations at the meeting to demand action.
At the groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday morning for the Whole Foods Market to be located at 3425 N. College Avenue in Fayetteville, Ark., city officials spoke of how excited they were to have the Austin-based organic grocery store. Mayor Lioneld Jordan was in attendance, as well as Chamber of Commerce President Steve Clark, and Alderman Justin…
The Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Project One America released key findings from a recent survey providing information about the challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Arkansans, Monday July 28.
Standing with signs that read “Stop Separating Families,” and “Immigration is an American Experience,” Northwest Arkansas residents gathered in solidarity at a fasting vigil for Latino migrant children Monday, July 21.