Texas-New Mexico Water Feud Goes to Supreme Court
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Food & Water Watch
Santa Fe Water Awareness Group
Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety
Organic Consumers Association
Nuclear Watch New Mexico
Nuclear Watch New Mexico seeks to promote safety and environmental protection at regional nuclear facilities; mission diversification away from nuclear weapons programs; greater accountability and cleanup in the nation-wide nuclear weapons complex; and consistent U.S. leadership toward a world free of nuclear weapons.
Institute for Local Self-Reliance:
Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
Why the Best Way to Save Water Is to Use Less Energy (and Vise Versa)
The LIght of New Mexico
Green Fire Times
New Mexico Acequia Association
Craig Barnes (mediator, author of Democracy At The Crossroads, attorney, radio host)
TomDispatch.com: A Regular Antidote to the Mainstream Media
Think New Mexico
The New Mexico Independent
Santa Fe Time Bank
Megafires: The New Normal In The Southwest
11 Rivers Forced Underground
From London to Vienna, Hartford to New York, these rivers were buried by developers, permanently changing the landscape...
Earth Treasure Vase
Generosity in Action - travelers helping in developing countries:
State House Representative Brian Egolf in conversation with JOURNEYSantaFe...
Author John Nichols' (The Milagro Beanfield War) recommended reading list on the topic of
water and drought in the southwest:
* 100 Years of Water Wars In New Mexico 1912-2012 by Catherine Ortega Klett (Sunstone Press)
* Reining in the Rio Grande - People, Land, and Water by Phillips, Hall & Black
* A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest by William DuBuys
* The Rio Grande, A River Guide to the Geology and Landscapes of Northern New Mexico by Paul Bauer.
The books can be ordered at Collected Works Bookstore at 202 Galisteo St.
The US is the 'Most Dangerous Climate Criminal in the World'
Dr. James Hansen and Editor Subhankar Banerjee did an event on climate change and environmental justice as part of the Lannan Foundation In Pursuit of Cultural Freedom series in Santa Fe. After Jim gave his talk, they engaged in a conversation. » Click here to watch the video posted by Common Dreams:
Los Alamos Nuclear Lab under Siege from Wildfire (Associated Press, June 29, 2011)
Author and UN Ambassador Sichan Siv Shares Journey from Cambodia to the U.S. (Leah DuMouchel for AnnArbor.com, Mar. 24, 2011)
Still Wild and Free, New Mexico’s Gila River is Again Under Threat (National Geographic, October 23, 2011)
How “Drill, Baby, Drill” and “Yes We Can” Got Married
By Subhankar Banerjee, March 2, 2012
Arctic Ocean drilling: Shell launches preemptive legal strike” is the title of a recent Los Angeles Times article. Shell’s legal attack is against REDOIL—a small indigenous human rights organization in Alaska and 12 environmental organizations fighting to stop dangerous drilling in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas in Arctic Alaska—Alaska Wilderness League, Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, Greenpeace, National Audubon Society, Natural Resources Defense Council, Northern Alaska Environmental Center, Ocean Conservancy, Oceana, Pacific Environment, Sierra Club, and The Wilderness Society. This is historic.
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Grace Lee Boggs: 'We Need to Grow Our Souls'
Grace Lee Boggs: "We need to find that balance of life that respects each other, that thinks that the most important thing at this time on the clock of the world is not our accumulation of things, is not economic growth which threatens and imperils all life on this planet including ourselves, that the time has come to grow our souls..."
At an event to celebrate the work of Grace Lee Boggs, the long-time activist says that "we need to grow our souls" and emphasizes that the "secret to visionary organizing" is "a combination of philosophy and activism."
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Authors John Nichols (The Milagro Beanfield War, On Top of Spoon Mountain, and other books) and Taylor Streit ( Guide To Fly Fishing In New Mexico and Instinctive Fly Fishing) - will be with JourneySantaFe on January 20, 2013