Health Security Act and Other Social Justice Bills for 2019 Roundhouse—We can get this done.

This post includes a report on the HSA, encouragement to attend the Santa Fe County Commission this afternoon as they consider Commissioner Anna Hansen’s Resolution on Climate Change which would commit $5M in County funds to renewable development and a report on Time Magazine’s selection as Person of the Year. Not Trump, that God.

A Look Back A Look Forward Plus An Action Alert: Write to Representative Lujan

The post includes an update on coming activities and actions, as well as a look back at political corruption in Wisconsin, a corporate-dominated indoctrination of newly elected members of Congress teaching them now to play by their rules, the growing GOP revolt against Trump over the Saudi Prince, and an examination of how capitalism impedes…

Blue Wave Dems Wash Ashore in DC To Be Indoctrinated By Corporate Lobbyists

The New Blue Wave ran into a reality check as the Koch Brothers and other Corporatists laid out how its done in DC. We also include info on the scope of the Blue Wave in DC and a link to our new Roundhouse Advocacy Toolkit, with video training, tools, and more. Also listen in at…

Borrowing from N. Carolina, Wisconsin Statehouse Votes to Undermine Democracy + a Report on Attacks on Journalists

Shameless WI legislature passes a raft of bills that erode the power of the newly elected Democratic Governor and Attorney General and utterly gut a wide range of heinous legislation. A hint of what could happen in 2020 when the Dems sweep the Senate and White and consolidate their grip on the House. Democracy Now!…

The Wizard Behind the Curtain Subverting Efforts to Address Climate Change and Economic Injustice

Reports on a number of Roundhouse events with Sen. Wirth and Speaker Egolf and a discussion of the need for a new economic system with links to 3 old Retake posts that are entirely germane and an abstract from a Utah prof who describes succinctly why we can’t address climate change within capitalism. Well worth…

ABQ Journal Points to NM Senate as Serious Impediment to Progressive Legislation

This post focuses on the emergence of Aubrey Dunn, Libertarian Land Commissioner turned environmental activist and an ABQ Journal report on how moderate and conservative Democratic Senators in the Roundhouse can join with GOP Senators to block progressive legislation. Find out what we and our allies can do to overcome these obstacles. Starting TONIGHT.

A Call to Action: Humanitarian Crisis in Mexico, Words from Allegra Love Outside Tijuana

The post provides a reminder to make a contribution to a local non-profit today, provides a summary of the New Mexican Our View on gas & oil industries wanton disregard for regulations protecting the land, a student-developed Chaco exhibit, our coming Roundhouse organizing meeting, and a powerful plea from Allegra Love, on the ground in…