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The arts are facing a second round of job losses. Because the arts are not in the budget most arts organizations will not receive their public support.
But there is still hope. Governor Ducey included $2M in his Executive Budget at the start of session. If enough of us contact him, perhaps he will know he has the support from Arizonans to find find a way to include arts funding either in a special session or via CARES Act money for payroll support for arts organizations.
On this week's podcast, Tucson's Representative Daniel Hernandez and Artist Yurika Isoe discuss the effects on people of color by our political system and things people might be able to do to activate themselves and others.
Member Spotlight: Southwest Folklife Alliance
An organization whose work is to "Build more equitable and vibrant communities by celebrating the everyday expressions of culture, heritage and diversity in the Greater Southwest."