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Officer retention program poorly executed, audit reports

30. April 2015

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By Jyllian Roach

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Governor, Senate Dems talk deal on capital projects

29. April 2015

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Want to know who’s applying to be a cannabis grower? Officials won’t tell

29. April 2015

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Group of black community leaders submit report critiquing APD’s Citizen’s Police Academy

29. April 2015

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Ridiculous Flix

28. April 2015

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By James Burbank

Adam Sandler, the famous comedian, is making a movie called Ridiculous Six, but Native American actors got all upset because Native American women characters in the movie were given names like "Beaver Breath" and "Wears No Bra." I couldn’t stop laughing at these very clever, very funny names that most certainly would have maximum impact after six or so Buds.  

Very famous, very funny person Adam Sandler, I hear, actually plays an “Indian” in the movie. Here’s an uproarious thing the very funny man said when people started to confront him about disrespecting Native American ways. Basically Adam Sandler said the movie was a satire, so get over it already...

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The One Book: Naomi Klein’s “This Changes Everything”

28. April 2015

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By Emanuele Corso

If you are planning to read a book this year I strongly suggest Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything. Climate change and global warming are real, tangible, and undeniable, the evidence is concrete, and it is planet-wide. The only serious question remaining is whether or not something can be done to slow or otherwise mitigate it in the face of powerful political opposition. This book reminds me of Ralph Nader’s Unsafe At Any Speed. The sounding of an alarm reflexively resisted by vested interests but of vital interest and value to everyone else...

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Activists fear consequences of high-level nuclear waste storage

28. April 2015

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By Jyllian Roach

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Santa Fe mayor’s gender-neutral bathroom proposal barely passes committee

28. April 2015

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Albuquerque native leading fuel spill cleanup

28. April 2015

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Tax reimbursement district at core of Santolina debate

27. April 2015

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By Jyllian Roach

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