Meet the GOP Insider Who Created White Nationalist Richard Spencer. ... Long before Donald Trumps election ushered in an era of resurgent white nationalism, a disaffected Republican named William H. Regnery II was brooding about the demographic plight of white people and plotting their rescue. TruthDig
5 Reasons Why Extraordinary Presidential Powers Make It Very Difficult to Nail Trump, His Family or His Team. ... Pardon power and absolute lack of morals make for a toxic, lawless cocktail. AlterNet
Nixons Justice Department warned that the president cant pardon himself. ... Under the fundamental rule that no one may be a judge in his own case. ThinkProgress
months into America's nightmare, how likely is Trump's impeachment?
... There are only so many possible fates for the president: an
early departure, defeat in his re-election bid or a second term.
Which will it be? Guardian
A New Class Politics. ... Class is back on the agenda of the European left. That is good news. The reasons, however, are unfortunate. Counter Punch
Accuses U.S. Coalition of War Crimes in Mosul: Scale of Death
Much Higher Than Acknowledged. Democracy
Cameroonian Troops Tortured and Killed Prisoners at Base Used for U.S. Drone Surveillance. Intercept
How the UAE is Recruiting Hackers to Create the Perfect Surveillance State. Intercept Donald Trump urged to intervene in case of Saudi student facing execution for protesting the Kingdom's rulers. ... Theresa May accused of 'deafening silence' on the imminent beheading of 14 young men and urged to use influence. Independent
Three articles on Israel
- Netanyahu attack on EU policy towards Israel caught
on microphone. ... Israeli PM overheard saying bloc would
wither and die unless it changed attitude towards his country
at meeting of eastern European leaders. Guardian
2 - US Lawmakers Seek to Criminally Outlaw Support for Boycott Campaign Against Israel. ... The criminalization of political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the West. In France, activists have been arrested and prosecuted for wearing T-shirts advocating a boycott of Israel. The U.K. has enacted a series of measures designed to outlaw such activism. In the U.S., governors compete with one another over who can implement the most extreme regulations to bar businesses from participating in any boycotts aimed even at Israeli settlements, which the world regards as illegal. On U.S. campuses, punishment of pro-Palestinian students for expressing criticisms of Israel is so commonplace that the Center for Constitutional Rights refers to it as the Palestine Exception to free speech. Intercept
3 - Gaza on Verge of Collapse as Israel Sends 2.2M People "Back to Middle Ages" in Electricity Crisis. ... Israeli-imposed restrictions have limited electricity in Gaza to barely four hours a day, creating a humanitarian catastrophe for its 2 million residents. Democracy Now!
APR WATER GRAB - P3 - LOCAL ENVIRO NEWS
21, 2017 -
July 17, 2017 -
Speak up for Wolves - Attend upcoming meetings
20th - T of C - 6 - 9pm
22nd - Albuquerque, NM (Facebook
16, 2017 -
July 7, 2017 -
Why Killing Coyotes Doesn't Make Livestock Safer. TruthOut
July 6, 2017 -
Throws Out Feds Misguided Policy Limiting Prosecution of
Killers of Endangered Wildlife. ... Late yesterday, a federal
judge threw out the Department of Justices flawed McKittrick
Policy under which the government only prosecuted killers
of animals on the Endangered Species Acts (ESA) list of
imperiled species when it could prove the killer knew the exact
biological identity of the species s/he was harming. The decision
came as a result of a challenge brought by WildEarth Guardians
July 5, 2017 -
The new west: why Republicans blocked public land management . ... As permanent tourists move to the western US, the oil and gas-captured Republican party is fighting to keep locals out of managing public lands. Guardian
Private Money Goes After Trumps Public Infrastructure Projects TruthDig (Note: this is not the infrastructure list that incluses the APR)
July 4, 2017 -
Water and National Security - Council on Foreign Relations Discussion Paper. Note: CFR is a neo-liberal "think tank" (sic). These are not supporters of honorable values.
June 29, 2017 -
releases electric utility feasibility study -
In light of the Socorro City Council's recent release of its long awaited electric feasibility study, Mayor Ravi Bhasker issued a formal letter to the Socorro Electric Cooperative at its regular bi-monthly meeting. Chieftain
Navajo power plant likely to close despite Trumps promises to save coal. Raw Story
change is shrinking the Wests water supply ... Three new
studies show dry times ahead.
private money solve public water problems?
June 26, 2017 -
file protests against water application.
would like to post a reminder of a meeting of the San Augustin
Water Coalition (SAWC) in Datil on June 27th at 6:00pm at the
Datil Baptist Church. Everyone is welcome.
the Deep Well Project: -
The schedule hearing on July 19, 2017 at the Office of State Engineer re: APR, has been postponed.
Building on Regional Trend, Reading, Pa. Passes Anti-Privatization Measure. Food & Water Watch.
21, 2017 -
Neoliberalism turned our world into a business. And there are two big winners. ... Fearmongering Donald Trump and optimistic Silicon Valley seem to epitomize opposing ideologies. But the two have far more in common than you think. Guardian
(June 9, 2017) Congressional Progressive Cacus white paper on "21 Century New Deal for Jobs" including concerns regarding infrastructure. Download
House Bill by Juan Lujuan: "To rebuild and modernize the
Nations infrastructure to expand access to broadband internet,
rehabilitate drinking water infrastructure, modernize the electric
grid and energy supply infrastructure, redevelop brownfields,
strengthen health care infrastructure, create jobs, protect public
health and the environment, and for other purposes"
March 21, 21017 - New Mexico Lobbyists report spending nearly $292K during session. New Mexico In Depth
19, 2017 -
New Mexicos Public Lands.
infrastructure plan is a pillar of his agenda. It also isn't very
Logging in the National Forests.
14, 2017 - Important:
11, 2017 -
June 8, 2017 -
Socorro City Council talks electric study. Chieftain
Correspondance related to the new 500 infrastructure project list from Gail Armstrong (R-NM Dist. 2) to the NM Governor's office Click here.pdf And read the next paragraph for more information -
requested by the state:
Engineer Docketing Order - Hearing No.17-005.pdf
New Mexico Environmental Law Center Hereby Enters its Appearance
in this Proceeding on Behalf of Protestants Identified Below...
WATER GRAB & SUPPORTING WEBSITES
Augustin Water Report Website