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POLICING + JUSTICE

The Sweet Taste of Justice

Activist Turns Entrepreneur and Police Advocate After Being Unjustly Detained

Oddly enough, the sweet taste of justice can be found served up in the Southern-style backyard barbeque at Grandma’s House […]

CITY HALL

ENVIRONMENT

Not a Drop of Water to Spare

Oil and Gas Industry Hit With Barrage of Legislation

Fresh water use by oil and gas has impacted New Mexico’s small communities, particularly those in proximity to the Permian Basin and the San Juan Basin who are fighting the industry for access to fresh water.

Saving the Gila

New Legislation Saves State's Last Free-Flowing River, Fast-Tracking Alternatives to Deliver Needed Water to Southwestern Counties

It was a project that attempted to divert a whole lot of water every year from the Gila River in […]

ARTS + CULTURE

BUSINESS PRESENTED BY SOUTHWEST CAPITAL BANK

CANNABIS PRESENTED BY ULTRA HEALTH

Legalization Looms

Recreational Cannabis Bill Passes in House

HB 12 met more resistance than some of us were hoping to see. But the bill ultimately passed in the House and now makes its way to the Senate. The bill would make it legal for individuals over 21 to possess up to two ounces of cannabis. Under the bill, individuals would also be allowed to grow up to six marijuana plants.

DEVIN O’LEARY on FILM + TV

Coasting Along

"The Mosquito Coast" on Apple TV+

Author and professional traveler Paul Theroux’s 1981 novel The Mosquito Coast continues to cast a long shadow. The book took […]

Brutal Fatality!

"Mortal Kombat" on HBO Max

Anyone grudgingly, voluntarily or even enthusiastically watching a feature film based on a video game knows what they’re getting themselves […]

COMMENTARY

Gender Equity in Autism Is Missing

Be Aware During Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month! But to me, as an autistic woman, awareness just isn’t good enough. The goals around […]