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V.21 No.44 | 11/1/2012

Ortiz y Pino

Money Warps Legislative Races

By Jerry Ortiz y Pino
Small state contests cost big bucks this year.

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V.21 No.22 |

news

The Daily Word in tears, serpents and lucid dreams

By Marisa Demarco [ Thu May 31 2012 8:08 AM ]
In the news: Johnny Tapia, five corporate legislators, Meth-like bath salts, large sodas and sugary drinks, Sesame Street, human tears, rattlesnake bite, Porn star, lucid dreaming, gay in Iran, 200 mph, American nuns, sandwich, Nicolas Cage

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V.21 No.21 |

news

The Daily Word in Ad-Rock, aliens vs. gods and working too hard

In the news: $17,000, Neil Armstrong, Ad-Rock, Who puts in the most hours, pork barrel projects, George Zimmerman, public massacres, pits of germs, no daily newspaper in New Orleans, Chicago's daily bought its weekly, cruelty, Egypt is voting for president, aliens from gods, Beautiful rot, ketchup

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V.21 No.19 | 5/10/2012
Rep. Danice Picraux in 2009, when she spearheaded an effort to demand state schools comply with sports gender equity laws
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

News Profile

Follow the Leader

Retiring legislator fought for women and the working class

By Christie Chisholm

Danice Picraux is a pioneer, but don’t let her catch you saying that. Born, as she says, at the “head of the baby boom” in 1946, she was raised in the aftershock of World War II. It was a time when, like a rubber band pulled too taut, the nation snapped back to traditional gender roles. The United States fled from the cultural phenomenon of women working during wartime. Returning to pre-war gender norms with a glaze of extremism, the ’50s model of the powdered, curled and aproned white housewife was born.

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V.21 No.8 | 2/23/2012

Making Sausage

Citizens Really United

Activists prompt New Mexico to take a stand

By Marisa Demarco

A megaphone made of cash. That’s what Stephen Colbert sought when he created his super PAC in a satirical dismantling of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission decision.

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V.21 No.6 | 2/9/2012

Making Sausage

Boss Party

It’s Gov. Martinez’ bash, and she’ll pack it with controversy if she wants to

By Marisa Demarco
The guv stuffs even brief sessions with contention: 2012 brings us relentless hammering on driver's licenses, an embattled education secretary, abortion, medical marijuana, bullying and prescription pills.

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V.20 No.52 | 12/29/2011

Year in Review: News

Best and Worst of 2011

It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times

By Marisa Demarco
It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times. In 2011, the happenings of the worldand Burqueloomed large. Inspect the Alibi’s highlight reel.

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