Alibi V.28 No.25 • June 20-26, 2019
Isaac Benton

On Assignment

Chatting with Isaac Benton

District Two City Councilor has Burque’s back

We sat down with longtime District 2 City Councilor Isaac Benton.
The Albuquerque City Council

Council Watch

No to Ranked Voting, Yes to NBC

Your City Council keeps governing

The Albuquerque City Council served up a fat stack of agenda items at its nearly six-hour June 17 regular meeting. The Council does not meet during July so they had to tie up all the city business that must be done
The News Monkey


Attorney General says UNM has violated public records laws by withholding documents from investigators; FBI Albuquerque Division has instated a new Violent Crimes Task Force; an annual report has ranked New Mexico as the worst state in which to raise a child.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because embarrassing plastic shopping bags are given to someone else.


A reader writes about progressive media ignoring Trump's crimes and lies.
Lydia and her family
Garrity Group


A Positive Influence

Pride, LGBTQ Community improve corporations

More and more companies are realizing the importance of diversity and inclusion. A new report by the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation found that LGBT inclusive practices gave 59 percent of companies better job applicant pools, and 71 percent of companies a reputation boost.

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Free the Beast

Bisti Beast Meets Godzilla

The museum’s newest attraction opens with martial arts performances, Japanese origami, handmade crafts, taiko drumming and books for sale.


NM Black Expo

NM Black Expo

New Mexico Black Expo brings together statewide stakeholders and partnerships that empower the community by providing resources, engagement opportunities and shared cultural experiences in the focus areas of economic empowerment, healthcare advocacy, education, policy and community development. This year’s Black Expo happens on Saturday, June 22 from 2pm to 10pm within Villa Hispana at Expo New Mexico, and it’s free for all-ages. Small businesses offer their products and services in a no-cost networking and marketing atmosphere in the Flower Room. In addition, health vendors and a children’s corner provide screenings, education and interactive learning activities. The entertainment comes courtesy of local singers, dance groups, musicians, rappers, comedians and spoken word artists. This year, national recording artist Anita Wilson and saxophonist Jazmin Ghent also perform.



Weekly Alibi's Hemp Fiesta 2019

Weekly Alibi's Hemp Fiesta 2019

Don't miss your chance to be a part of New Mexico's largest cannabis event! Please contact Tierna Unruh-Enos to inquire about booth and sponsorship opportunities at 505-346-0660 ext. 248.