For weeks Retake has been focused on tomorrow…as in the next few days in preparation for the Legislative Session. Today we focus on a more distant tomorrow, asking you to think about and comment about what NM can do about climate change. We include reader comments from yesterday’s blog, a video from a 15-year old…
Another Sunday talk from Rev Barber — here he goes into detail about the history of racism and how it is used to divide those who have common interests. He is talking in a church in an Appalachian community that is 97% white and 77% GOP.
I wasn’t going to post at all today, but Lynn Rosen shared this with us and it has to be viewed. In five minutes Rev. Barber explains the rationale for the New Poor People’s Campaign and how we must oppose white supremacy. Not one more word of commentary needed.
Islamophobic and Anti-Semitic attacks are skyrocketing, and while the US Senate and Trump have denounced these attacks, public outcries have been less evident and there has been a subtle ‘normalization.’ This post summarizes the issue and provides info about an important Interfaith Panel on April 6.