The controversial South Mountain Freeway pushes debating Valley groups into a tight corner.
It began with a flood of Biblical proportions. After the deluge receded, three survivors emerged: Earth Medicine Man, Coyote, and Elder Brother, who set about repopulating the world. “Elder Brother is our creator,” Akimel O’odham elder Mike Tashquinth explains. “And South Mountain is his home.”
God and Government
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The Terrifying Ten
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The rise of radical Islam – and Islamophobia – compels Valley Muslims to address their otherness. ...
Are Valley churches losing ground as millennials reach adulthood? ...
Another State of Mind
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