Weekly Alibi
 Jul 19 - 25, 2012 
Despite its many charms, the Land of Enchantment is having a hard time keeping water around, and farmers are paying the price.
NEWS/OPINION
Gangs have infiltrated tribal nations, recruiting young people who seek identity. But activists say traditions can heal.
Websclusive: Election or Imposition?
The dinosaurs rule Mexico once again as Mexico's Institutional Revolutionary Party returns to power.
MUSIC
In 1977 the Dirty Dozen Brass Band brought club music—bebop, swing and blues, that is—to streets in New Orleans that were previously filled with repertoires of hymns and proto-jazz. The band is still vibrating on a different level 35 years later.
FOOD
The Locavore's Dilemma: In Praise of the 10,000-Mile Diet takes a step back, painting locovores a Luddites and cheering on mass-produced food.
FILM & TV
Beasts of the Southern Wild, a Louisiana-based, postapocalyptic environmental fantasy tale, is an unpolished gem.
ARTS/LIT
Downtown's Boro Gallery is transformed into a large, mind-bending visual assemblage of tattoo culture.
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

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