Tell Gov. Jan Brewer to Veto AZ's Ban on Ethnic Studies Classes
  • Petitioned Arizona Governor

This petition was delivered to:

Arizona Governor

Tell Gov. Jan Brewer to Veto AZ's Ban on Ethnic Studies Classes

    1. Jenn Fang
    2. Petition by

      Jenn Fang


Arizona's State Legislature recently passed HB 2281, which would ban ethnic studies classes from being taught in the state's K-12 public and charter schools. Governor Jan Brewer is scheduled to sign the bill on May 11th.

Sign this petition to protect Arizona's ethnic studies programs and demand that Jan Brewer veto HB 2281.

Recent signatures


    1. Arizona Purges Accents and Ethnic Studies from Schools

      Alex DiBranco
      Petition Organizer

      Not satisfied with the passage of SB 1070, Arizona nativists have managed to get a couple more anti-immigrant policies in place: firing teachers with accents and banning ethnic studies.
      The Arizona Department of Education is forcing school districts...

    2. Tell Arizona Not to Ban Ethnic Studies in Public Schools

      Te-Ping Chen
      Petition Organizer

      Arizona's controversial anti-immigrant bill has made headlines across the nation, but another controversial bill recently passed by state lawmakers seems to have snuck under the media's radar. Passed by a razor-thin margin, HB 2281 bans the teaching...


    Develop your own tools to win.

    Use the API to develop your own organizing tools. Find out how to get started.