Jude Joffe-Block

New Arizona Fellow

Jude Joffe-Block is a New Arizona Fellow at New America. She will co-author a book and produce long-form audio stories about how Sheriff Joe Arpaio pioneered local immigration enforcement initiatives in Arizona's Maricopa County, and the class action racial profiling lawsuit Latino drivers brought to challenge those tactics. The book will be written with journalist Terry Greene Sterling. From 2010-2017, Joffe-Block was a senior field correspondent for the NPR station in Phoenix, where she covered immigration and politics for public radio stations in the Southwest and national NPR shows. She is a former Fulbright Scholar in Mexico and has degrees from Yale University and U.C. Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism.

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