Alibi V.21 No.29 • July 19-25, 2012 ››
Traditions heal young Native gang members
Gangs have infiltrated tribal nations, recruiting young people who seek identity. But activists say traditions can heal.
Ortiz y Pino
The Guv’s Crusade of Destruction
Gov. Susana Martinez is not being held accountable for much of what has happened on her watch. Until reporters begin to dig into the consequences of her policy initiatives, the public will continue to hold her in high regard.
Occupy the Alibi
Election or Imposition?
The dinosaurs rule Mexico once again.
The Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, held power in Mexico from 1929 to 2000, using strategies of intimidation, corruption and outright voter fraud to maintain its position as the country's leader. After the opposition party PAN took the presidency in 2000, the PRI became known as "the dinosaurs," representing the antiquated, undemocratic system of the past.
Courtesy of Hubbard Museum of the American West via New Mexico Digital Collections
Nisei, The Greatest Generations: Soldiers, Protesters and Prisoners
Stories of the American-born children of Japanese immigrants who grew up during the Great Depression, reached maturity during WWII and served their country in a variety of ways.