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V.27 No.27 | 7/5/2018

News Editorial

Out of the Shadows

AMLO breathes new life into Mexico

Despite the strong diplomatic and economic alliance forged between the United States and Mexico over the past century, the two countries remain at unfortunate odds with one another.

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V.25 No.44 | 11/03/2016

The Daily Word in Trump, Russia and Mexico

The Daily Word

What do women around the world think of Trump winning the 2016 presidential election?

Can can look forward to big oil, not working with the UN, an end to federal funding to Los Angeles, New York City, Salt Lake City (and many more) as well as a withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Trump's first day in office.

Trump's data team predicted very accurately that he would win. How?

GM will be laying off over 2,000 workers at two different plants in January.

Trump's bff Vladimir Pussein (and co.) is excited he won.

So things are going to get all crazy with Mexico, huh?

There's a lot of hype around Conor McGregor for a reason.

Now here's some nice, happy things to read.

V.25 No.35 | 09/01/2016

The Daily Word in Art, ISIS and the iPhone 7

The Daily Word

This artist has been known for documenting her interactions with strangers since the late '90s. Presently, she continues to meet people and photograph them in a way that's intimate, bold and strange.

The trial for the “Oregon Occupiers” officially begins today.

How could Apple possibly inconvenience people more than when they changed their charger?

Google is making it a priority to stop people from joining ISIS on their watch.

Mexico's finance minister has resigned for literally no reason.

Artist Alina Kunitsyna expresses her fascination with peoples' interpersonal lives in a very unique way.

V.25 No.20 | 05/19/2016

The Daily Word in Local Police Brutality, Truck Drivers and Climate Change

The Daily Word

Who could have guessed that vigilante justice could go wrong?

Metal mantra: Fuck the system, not the people oppressed by the system.

Kim Jong Un looks really great, nowadays, huh?

Yeah, let's make truck drivers who drive over 70 hours a week drive more. What a good idea.

BILL! BILL! BILL! BILL!

Yes, killing an 88 year old man who is having a mental breakdown cause by his wife's death with over 60 pepperballs and an attack dog is super professional. Wow, APD, you're so good at your job.

The Catholic Church in Mexico opposes legalization of same-sex marriage but the gang violence can slide.

“God, Riley, Jessica is such a player!” —Every seven-year-old

V.25 No.16 | 04/21/2016
Allen Russell Photography

Event Horizon

Pow WOW!

Thursday, Apr 28: Gathering of Nations

Competitive performances, food, music and art at the largest pow-wow in North America.
V.25 No.13 | 03/31/2016

news

The Daily Word in High Times 2.0 and the Isle of Wight National Poo Museum

The Daily Word

A brief history of the Frito Pie.

High Times has plans that basically ape Playboy's '60s expansion into nightclubs and merchandise but with frito pie ... I mean marijuana.

The Coalition of Concerned Citizens to MakeArtSmart has filed a request for an injunction to stop the controversial Central Ave corridor ABQ Rapid Transit project.

New Mexico Attorney General has cleared the last of the fifteen behavioral health providers of any wrongdoing.

Donald Trump, who is 100 percent scarier without his tan, has a balls to the wall plan that would virtually guarantee both the destabilization of the Mexican state and Mexico paying for Trump's border wall.

The Prime Minister of Iceland resigned in the wake of the Panama Papers data dump.

A National Poo Museum has just opened on the Isle of Wight.

V.25 No.4 | 01/28/2016

The Daily Word in Street Harassment, Canadian Aliens, and Zika

The Daily Word

We’re all going to get Zika and die (or maybe not, whatever).

Some bad ass ladies in Mexico are fighting street harassment by being punk as fuck.

Fox Spotlight paid over $17 million for a biopic about Nat Turner at Sundance.


Most New Mexican’s support marijuana legalization and no one is surprised except your white, baptist grandma.

I wonder if Canadian aliens are nicer than American aliens?

Mattel finally gets with it and created a variety of Barbie dolls for kids.

Activists behind the Planned Parenthood legal attacks are being charged with

V.24 No.52 | 12/24/2015

Travel

The winter and the south

Three trips to the southern lands
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014

Crib Notes

Crib Notes: Dec. 11, 2014

What do you know about last week’s Albuquerque and New Mexico news? Find out with the Alibi pop quiz.

Book Review

Get Lost in a Literary Guia Roji

The Interior Circuit: A Mexico City Chronicle

Part personal diary and part dark tale of investigative journalism, Francisco Goldman’s memoir twists and turns in a multitude of directions.
V.23 No.33 | 8/14/2014
Ballet de Jalisco won’t judge you for eating peanuts in your underwear
photos courtesy of Ballet de Jalisco

Arts Feature

Face Your Tulle-Wrapped Terrors With Ballet Pro Musica

Fear not the pirouettes! Gail Guengerich explains why anyone can enjoy ballet.
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V.23 No.25 | 6/19/2014
“La Nao de China” by Catalina Delgado-Trunk, 2006, hand-cut paper over collage

Culture Shock

Ipso facto X-Acto

Any way you slice it, nothing’s quite like paper art. Traditional papel picado is a cheerful, humble Mexican papercraft often used to adorn and embellish public spaces. But ¡Papel! Pico, Rico y Chico, opening at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (1701 Fourth Street SW) on Friday, June 20, at 6pm, proves the form’s wondrous flexibility.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
“42 Horse” by Ralph Greene

A horse is a horse, of course

Culture Shock zooms you around the city creative to East Meets West, Testimonios de una Guerra and Roll, Drop, Bounce.
V.23 No.1 | 1/2/2014
Painting the swan
Lance Ryan McGoldrick

Blackbird buffaloed

See some art, be some art, and give the gift of art with this week’s Culture Shock.