PNM Proposes Another $1 B Bailout–Buying 10% of Palo Verde Nuclear & Selling it to You Plus–AOC Video on the Green New Deal

Today’s post will be brief, a few comments on an interesting Legislative Panel last night, a guest post from New Energy Economy about the latest PNM offense, and a really uplifting and inspiring animated video produced by Naomi Klein and written by AOC and Avi Lewis (husband of Naomi Klein and activist in his own…

The US Congressional Hearing on Chaco Leaves Little to Cheer as Our Leadership Focuses on Our Partnership with G&O

The Governor and her energy Secretary spoke glowingly of our partnership with gas and oil while Indigenous leaders spoke from the heart about the sanctity of Chaco and the land.  Sadly, we’ve got centuries of US history that undermines hopes that even Chaco can be saved from the ravages of greed and failure of moral…

A Stirring Call to Save Chaco from Retake Reader, Hearing Today 10am + Powerful Video on Dudley St., MA

Dudley St. was one of the hundreds of communities abandoned by policymakers and ready to be “developed” into another cookie-cutter factory of gentrification until residents developed other ideas. After the usual Monday recap of last week, you will find a tremendous 15 minute video that is instructive for Santa Fe as it considers how to…

Chaco Canyon Endangered & Engulfed, A “Sacrifice Zone” Since the 70’s

Officially declared a “sacrifice Zone under Nixon, the Four Corners has long been under siege, essentially stripping its resources, disfiguring their landscape, and subjecting its residents to preventable disease and uncertain economic futures. Only Chaco has remained even marginally protected. Until now, to our endless shame.

Urgent Action Alerts: Protect Seed Sovereignty, Prohibit Fracked “Produced” Water, Decriminalize Marijuana & Chaco Fracking Sit In

There are four bills sitting on the Governor’s desk. For two we want her to sign them as is, one needs her to line item veto parts of the bill, another needs to be vetoed. In one call, you can raise your voice on all four critical bills. Speaking points provided. Also, a BLM sit…

URGENT Action Alert: The Roundhouse Session Isn’t Over: Call Governor to Veto HB 2 & Protect Seed Sovereignty from Monsanto

Through a bit of last minute subterfuge, a bill is headed to the Governor’s desk that will undermine seed sovereignty and benefit Monsanto.  Thanks to Tewa Women United and NM Food and Seed Sovereignty Alliance we have the details for the bill and the phone number for calling the Governor to ask her to veto…