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Navajo president calls slayings of two Native men a hate crime

(Reuters) – The president of the Navajo Nation condemned the beating deaths of two Native American homeless men in New Mexico as a hate crime, and called on Thursday for a federal investigation into slayings that police have blamed on three teenagers. 198 more words

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Now Available: Catching Calliope Summer 2014

I am very excited for this edition. We have an eclectic array of poets, including several new voices and alongside some of my favorites from the local community. 280 more words

Swimming With Elephants

Albuquerque APD to buy 350-plus AR-15 rifles... "New Mexico's largest police department, mired in controversy over the use of excessive force, is about to supply military-style weapons to officers using taxpayer money.The investigative team at KOB Eyewitness News 4 learned that Albuquerque Police awarded a bid to a local vendor for the purchase of AR-15 rifles..."

Albuquerque APD to buy 350-plus AR-15 riflesKOB NEWS ^ | 09 JULY 2014 | RYAN LUBYPosted on 7/10/2014, 7:56:59 PM by Extremely Extreme ExtremistNew Mexico’s largest police department, mired in controversy over the use of excessive force, is about to supply military-style weapons to officers using taxpayer money.The investigative team at KOB… 362 more words

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Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson Named Pot Company CEO

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Nevada-based startup that plans on selling medical and recreational marijuana products named former New Mexico governor and U.S. Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson as its CEO and president, the company announced Tuesday. 130 more words

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twa 260

So, I have a bit of a morbid streak. Most people who know me have no idea (and would be totally shocked if they knew), but if there is some really weird, freaky thing related to dead people, I’m on it. 310 more words

Albuquerque

Now Available: the fall of a sparrow


A new collection of poetry by Katrina K Guarascio, entitled the fall of a sparrow, has been released from Swimming with Elephants Publications.

Find this new collection on… 144 more words

Swimming With Elephants