Late last week, the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty joined other civil and human rights organizations in the Arizona boycott, pulling out of a major public interest law conference planned in Phoenix this week for which we had organized a panel. The theme of the conference is “Equal Justice.” The Arizona law is anything but.
The law is about much more that immigrants rights, and the links to homelessness and poverty are pretty direct. To learn more, check out my blog on The Huffington Post today.
-Maria Foscarinis, Executive Director