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Never before has the election for secretary of state been so important to New Mexicans, and never before has there been such a stark contrast in the choices. I spent 22 years as a classroom teacher, instilling in hundreds of students the values … more
We members of the Democratic Party in the third district of New Mexico have been extraordinarily well represented by Sen. Tom Udall, Sen. Martin Heinrich, and Rep. Ben Ray Lujan. They deserve our active support, not denigration, in order to do the … more
For many who try to make loving kindness and compassion for others central in our lives, hearts are hurting now. Daily we’re assaulted by hatred, prejudice against others (especially minorities but women, too), constant lying, raw anger and gross … more
One aspect of this upcoming election that has not changed from previous elections is the need for the candidates and many voters to place the blame for this country’s problems, real or imagined, on someone else. Voters have always looked for a … more
For most of this year, the Taos council chamber has been an arena for pitched battles between competing visions of our town’s future. Indeed, the very heart, soul and spirit of Taos has seemed to be under persistent attack. Without an adopted … more
How long have you been here? It’s a question frequently asked in response to opinions offered by recent arrivals, those whose families have not made Taos their home for countless generations. At first, the question got me a bit miffed. It was … more
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