Author Dennis Marker reads from book on corporate feudalism Saturday

July 12, 2012

Dear friends, Dennis Marker, longtime People for Peace member, will talk about his new book, Fifteen Steps to Corporate Feudalism, How the Rich Convinced the Middle Class to Eliminate Itself, at Garcia Street Bookstore this Saturday, July 14th, at 2 pm.  You will also meet his fantastic Money Puppets which are for sale at...

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New Monsanto Rider in the House Farm Bill

July 12, 2012

Monsanto has launched a series of sneak attacks on organic and non-GMO farmers and consumers. They began by attaching a rider to the U.S. House of Representatives’ 2013 Agriculture Appropriations bill that would allow new genetically engineered cropsto be planted even when courts rule that the US Department of Agriculture has approved them illegally....

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New Mexico Nuclear Disasters Day 2012

July 11, 2012

Dear Nuclear Abolitionists, Please come to any of the events near Tularosa, Church Rock, San Antonio, or Los Alamos this weekend (as applicable). Those four towns have events and Trinity House in Albuquerque has Mass on Saturday night if you can’t make it to Tularosa that evening. The one i’m most familiar with is...

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Health care should focus on prevention and wellness

July 7, 2012

Dear Editor: The healthcare debate is focused on health insurance and its availability. Despite the availability of health insurance (along with the availability of government health insurance programs such as Medicare and Medicaid) and despite our advanced medical system, chronic diseases afflict tens of millions of people. These chronic diseases are at epidemic levels....

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NM City Awards Confederate Flag Float Best in July 4th Parade (REALLY!)

July 6, 2012

I know it’s late on a Friday. But this is important. I couldn’t believe it. Americans everywhere took to the streets this week to celebrate our country’s independence.  In amazing showings of patriotism, friends and neighbors came together to celebrate our freedom and diversity in floats parading down Main Streets across America. But, among...

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Occupy National Gathering: Coming to a Computer Near You!

June 30, 2012

  After months of being promised, the online component for the July 4 Occupy National Gathering Visioning Process is now available. We cannot let democracy be decided by only those with the luxury to travel to Philadelphia for the National Gathering. The Occupy Philly Visioning Working group, in conjunction with Open Assembly and InterOccupy,...

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Obama: not the kind of change he can believe in

June 15, 2012

Dear editor, I’d like to take the opportunity to respond to Carter Bundy’s enthusiastic article- Why Progressives—and most Americans—should be thrilled with Obama. I, for one, am not thrilled with Obama. In fact, I and many people I know feel betrayed by his administration. The past three years have been far, far from the...

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Banks and Believers

June 10, 2012

  Big banks are like the casinos in Las Vegas.  They play by rules they have written and with games they have invented and/or control.  But, unlike casinos, these big banks are not only gambling with their money but also with our money in the form of both deposits and ta- funded insurance payouts...

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San Miguel Commission To Frack the County–regulatory ordinance for oil & gas

June 9, 2012

  From: Drilling Mora County <[email protected]> Date: June 9, 2012 14:49:54 MDT Subject: TIME SENSITIVE: San Miguel Commission To Frack the County–regulatory ordinance for oil&gas   Come in solidarity and speak out against the San Miguel Commission bringing drilling to the Las Vegas...

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“United We Stand, Divided We Fall”

June 8, 2012

Attend the Alliance for Reviving Democracy Conference WeArePeopleHere! invites all activists to join with organizers from across New Mexico and surrounding states in contributing their knowledge and expertise to the Alliance for Reviving Democracy Conference.  We are calling on organizers from all public interests to unite in common cause to reclaim the control of...

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"Our citizens may be deceived for awhile, and have been deceived; but as long as the presses can be protected, we may trust to them for light."

                         --Thomas Jefferson, 1799


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