Librotraficantes smuggle books into Tucson, Arizona

After the Arizona Legislature and Governor Jan Brewer passed HB2281, the Tucson Unified School District voted to ban the Mexican American Studies (MAS) program, in a 4-1 vote.  The successful MAS program was dissolved and books were removed from classrooms. March 16, 2012, a caravan of Librotraficantes (book traffickers) came to Tucson, Arizona.  These librotraficantes were made up […]

Free Preview Screening of Under Arpaio in Tucson

Thursday February 16th 7:00 PM   University of Arizona College of Public Health Drachman Hall Room a114 1295 N Martin   This film is supported by students for L.U.C.H.A. as it brings to light the many public health implications of immigration law enforcement such as women and mental health, familial separation and inhumane incarceration practices.  Under […]

7th Ave Alleyway Project – TYLO

The 7th Ave Alleyway Project is a collective effort to reduce crime, increase health in a positive way, and an opportunity to create a safe, healthy, and sustainable community. For more information please email us at Or you can visit us on Facebook. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via […]

What Can You Do at Sam Lena Library?

Citlaly and Ludwig who work at the Sam Lena Library in South Tucson made this video about the library during our last Youth in Action media class. Youth from three organizations (UNIDOS, Tierra Y Liberdad Organization and the Sam Lena Library) attended the class and made media about their organizations. To find out more about […]

UNIDOS Art Festival

  Description from U.N.I.D.O.S.: ‘While the institution continues to fail us, the community continues to rise. Ethnic Studies is abolished inside the gates of our schools but not the streets of our community. Education is ours, from the roots our knowledge will continue to grow with autonomous education. UNIDOS presents: School of Ethnic Studies, the […]

Support the Under Arpaio grassroots tour

 LATEST UPDATE: We hit our goal for the month! Thank you for all the support. We still have 1 Day left in the donor drive and we are still raising money for more tour dates. More money means more cities! CURRENT HIGHEST DONATION IS AT $150. UPDATE: We are almost at our goal for the […]

BLACK FRIDAY Under Arpaio Donor Drive

THE TIME IS NOW TO DONATE. WE ONLY NEED $1,000 MORE TO GET TO ALABAMA. HELP US REACH OUR GOAL THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND! Click here to DONATE NOW and for more information about the grassroots screening tour click here. If you’re looking to put your money toward a good cause this holiday then donate during […]

Youth Summer Showcase Screening

Friday, August 12 7 pm The Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St. FREE!     Come and see films written and directed by ten youth ages 10 to 17 during Pan Left’s Youth Media Camp. Their creativity and hard work over the summer resulted in film shorts that span a full range of genres–from documentary […]

Under Arpaio Community Preview Screening Tucson

Tucson Preview Screening July 28 Pan Left Productions presents a Community Preview Screening of UNDER ARPAIO A Documentary by J.M. Aragón $5 to $8 suggested donation at the door for Tucson Screening No one turned away for lack of funds. Larger donations are welcome. (Proceeds benefit the upcoming grassroots screening tour)   Thursday, July 28 […]

Medios Caminantes and Allied Media Conference 2011

Allied Media Conference came and went and so much to take in for my first time. Needless to say is that Pan Left needs to go back next year. As for this year, a big GRACIAS to the organizers of Medios Caminantes (especially Ana Martina).  Being a part of this gathering of grassroots media makers […]