Alibi V.23 No.36 • Sept 4-10, 2014 


The TEDxABQ Teaser

This year’s talks will feature 17 remarkable New Mexicans. We talked to three of them to get an idea of what to expect.
Robert Rhatigan


The Man Who Tripped Himself Sober

One man’s alcoholism recovery story

Robert Rhatigan tried everything from Alcoholics Anonymous to prescription medications. But nothing worked until he took a trip to the Peruvian rainforest.
Roslynn Gallegos
Eric Williams


Life After Trafficking

Hope for a future where people are not for sale

Human trafficking victims’ advocate Roslynn Gallegos talks about how exploitation can continue even after a person exits the sex industry.
Rusty Rutherford
Eric Williams


Laughing with Gangstas

Connecting to gang youth through humor

Comedian Rusty Rutherford discusses how humor has informed his work with at-risk youth.