This is not a decision taken lightly. I simply can’t do a good job with Retake (blog, radio show, Huddles, Zoom meetings with allies) and still devote the time needed for my recovery. What does this mean?
Personal & Collective Action
Congress Failing to Address Threats to Democracy While the Nation is Frighteningly Silent: What Must We Do?
Today, we follow up on two days of posts focused on local, state, and national inaction in the face of a looming climate catastrophe and a frontal attack on our democracy from the right. We examine what New Mexicans possibly… Read More ›
Getting Real About What Must Get Done and Who Must Do It: A Three Minute Read
I’ll be brief today, outlining in the broadest of strokes what must get done and who can possibly do it. As most all of us appreciate, the looming climate catastrophe has set a deadline, one that keeps getting closer and… Read More ›
We Wonder What Might Happen If….
We have an idea we want to share and we’d like your opinion… and a few minutes of your time.
Immigrant Crisis Deepens, Vigils Staged in Protest, Plus a Report on NM Political Developments
Much is happening across the state. We repor on how Democratic challengers are springing up in most every one of the eight Senate districts where their Senator refused to protect a woman’s right to choose. We also offer commentary… Read More ›
Call to Action: There Are Bills to Pass, Candidates to Support & Retake Has a Plan
After the legislative session, Retake Our Democracy leadership revisited its purpose, goals, strategies and the action teams that could support the work in 2019-20. We are poised, focused, organized and ready to get to work. We have 30 volunteers who… Read More ›