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 Dec 15 - 21, 2011 


Down by the Banks

Does our desert city have the right to drink from the Rio Grande?

In 2008, the city stopped relying solely on a rapidly dwindling aquifer. Our water utility flipped a switch, and the Drinking Water Project came online. The good news is the project seems to be working. The bad news is the New Mexico Court of Appeals just ruled the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority doesn’t have the rights for the Rio Grande.

Systemic Risk

Freedom in Danger of Being “Disappeared”

Alibi columnist Andrew Beale interviews legal experts and politicians about a bill that could allow the military to detain U.S. citizens indefinitely without charge or trial.

Answer Me This

What do you know about last week?
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because it happens to someone else.


The readers write.


Go On and Smell It

Lavender Distillation Demo

By Joshua Lee
A fascinating demonstration as lavender oil is captured through steam distillation.



March For Our Lives

By The Intern
Students and supporters march to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and to bring awareness to end gun violence and mass shootings in schools.

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