My Turn
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Some of you reading this this article have a dog or a cat laying on your lap. You love animals: well maybe not all animals. Most of you just finished eating a hamburger or turkey sandwich. How can … more
To this retired infantry soldier the commercial sale of military small arms to the general population borders more on insanity than just gross negligence. more
Elder financial abuse has the potential to impact all of us on some level. Whether you are protecting a loved one from becoming a victim or actively taking precautions to protect your personal estate, fraud and exploitation is a risk that grows as people age. It is important for individuals to understand the magnitude of this crime, identify ways to both actively prevent and stop abuse, as well as understand how to escalate if it is suspected. more
In the age of social media, drama travels fast. Parents of pre-teens and teens whose doctors recommend they receive the cancer-preventing Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine might find plenty of unsubstantiated reasons on the internet to not get the vaccine: it's easy for stories -- true or not -- to be uploaded to a chat room and read across the globe in a matter of hours. more
It’s not really about sex, it’s about power. Power (Dictionary.com): “The capacity or ability to direct or influence the behavior of others or the course of events.” Now that a power … more
For 14 years, I have been an outdoor landscape painter in Taos. Those of us who live in Taos, and love to visit Taos, do so because it is not like anywhere else. What a relief to escape the … more
In high school, I knew that being a student in New Mexico meant being a student in one of the nation’s worst education systems. more
The statement, “my friend Jesus,” was on my mind when I woke up from a dream the other morning. more
New Mexican residents often speak of their respect for the beautiful land we live upon. Yet, there are daily suggestions and reminders that not everyone shares that sentiment. Just look at my … more
How symbolic that the social movement #MeToo was named Time's Person of the Year, trumping Trump, among others. Ever since the Access Hollywood tapes came out more than a year ago, the burning engine … more
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