Politics

August 16, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

The duel of metaphors in the 2016 elections is between those who want to build walls and those who want to build bridges, those who see diversity as strength are alarmed by those who see it as a debilitating disease. And vice versa.

August 11, 2016
By:
Brian Cladoosby

Last week, Judge Daniel L. Hovland of the United States District Court for North Dakota issued a preliminary injunction against North Dakota’s strict voter identification-card law, which made it difficult and sometimes impossible for some Native Americans on rural reservations to cast ballots.

August 07, 2016
By:
Harold Monteau

The modern era has unfolded in the shadow of the French Revolution. Almost all future revolutionary movements looked back to the Revolution as their predecessor.

July 21, 2016
By:
Peter d'Errico

White supremacists have long associated themselves with Christianity, despite the fact that Jesus was not a white man. U.S.

July 08, 2016
By:
Charles Kader

The sounds and smells of summer are now with us across Indian Country today.

July 07, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

If you missed "Topical Songs 1," click here.

June 19, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

I have never been able to find that place to stand to cleanse myself of all bias. If that place exists, getting there involves abstaining from much that is important to me.

June 12, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

If I were filthy rich, would I invest in trying to buy the government?

June 10, 2016
By:
Terese Mailhot

“Be quiet. The Gorilla is on TV again,” and, “Can you get me a margarita,” have been common utterances as of late, and I ain’t sorry.

June 08, 2016
By:
Carlyle Begay

These are challenging times for political leaders across the United States, including tribal leaders in Arizona.

June 07, 2016
By:
Lloyd D. Tortalita

It was a big deal. Hillary Clinton, the then-First Lady of the United States of America, had accepted an invitation from the Pueblo of Acoma to visit our ancestral homeland and to meet our people.

June 07, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

I started out opposed to Hillary Clinton for POTUS in 2016 for the same reason I opposed her in 2008. I said then that I remembered the "ambient corruption level" of the Bill Clinton administration and I saw no evidence the Clintons had developed some new sense of probity.

June 02, 2016
By:
Alex Jacobs

This country is apparently ready for a political revolution and it’s heading to The Light Side or The Dark Side, depending on your point of view. Republican, conservative, Democrat, liberal may all become obsolete terminology.

May 29, 2016
By:
Debra Haaland

As the Democratic State Party Chair, I’m very proud to have the opportunity to lead our Party here in New Mexico in an important Presidential Election. Part of my job is to ensure that our message reaches voters.

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