Monday, June 7, 2021
Driving While Brown: Sheriff Joe Arpaio versus the Latino Resistance (University of California Press, 2021) chronicles former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's unprecedented local immigration crackdown and the Latino-led backlash that organized to stop him, sued him for racial profiling, and helped change the political landscape of Arizona --which turned blue in 2020. Check out an excerpt of the book here.
The authors, Jude Joffe-Block and Terry Greene Sterling, are holding a virtual, free public event at the Berkeley Public Library in Berkeley, California. The virtual event is Monday June 14 4 p.m. PST. Register here.