Hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to both Doña Ana Sheriff candidates - Kim Stewart (D), the incumbent, and challenger Bryon Hollister (R).
Speak Up Las Cruces: County Commission District 3 candidates Shannon Reynolds and challenger Susie Kimble
Hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to both candidates in the County Commissioner District 3 race - Shannon Reynolds (D), the incumbent, and challenger Susie Kimble (R).
Speak Up Las Cruces: District 37 House candidates Joanne Ferrary and challenger Rene Ezequiel Rodriguez
Hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to both candidates in the House District 37 race - Joanne Ferrary (D), the incumbent, and challenger Rene Ezequiel Rodriguez (R).
Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel discuss Russia, Iran, Capitol Riot trials, and other topics.
Every two years those running for office tell us this will be the most important election of our lives, and I always roll my eyes and mumble, maybe for you.
This year’s election, which starts with early voting on Oct. 11, is pretty darned important, and not for who will win control of the House, Senate and other elected positions. This year’s election is important simply for the sake of elections themselves.
Retablos are small devotional paintings popular throughout Mexico, depicting saints and household scenes that are generally kept in people's homes. NMSU holds the largest collection of retablos in North America, and this week the NMSU Art Museum is opening a major new exhibit called Contemporary Ex-Votos: Devotion Beyond Medium. It is the first exhibition to pair 19th and 20th century retablos from the NMSU permanent collection with contemporary Latinx artists.
Guest Curator Dr. Emmanuel Ortega, Marilynn Toma Scholar and Assistant Professor of Art of the Spanish Americas at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Museum Director Marisa Sage explain the important place of retablos in the history of the Americas, and the response of contemporary artists to these folk-art depictions of miracles.
Carrie Hamblen discusses some of her personal life experiences, and some of the ethical, political and legislative considerations involved in the end-of-life process. Carrie shares about her painful loss of a personal friend to Parkinson's Disease - a friend who some years ago elected to let go of her own terminal, irreversible suffering but could not legally do so in her beloved New Mexico.
The laws governing end of life options in NM have been changed. Carrie gives us some candid insight into the persons and the legislative processes that have brought about the New Mexico End-of-Life Options
Stuart Kelter interviews David Kertzer, a professor of social science, anthropology, and Italian studies at Brown University and the author of thirteen books. The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe won the Pulitzer Prize in 2015 and the American Historical Association prize for best book in Italian history. The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara was a National Book Award finalist in 1997 and will be adapted for film by Steven Spielberg, with the screenplay by Tony Kushner. His latest book, published this year, is The Pope at War: The Secret History of Pius XII, Mussolini, and Hitler, which is the subject of today’s interview.
Las Cruces Bulletin publisher Richard Coltharp and writer Mike Cook gave a recap of the week's news and previewed upcoming events as they highlighted articles in the latest edition of the newspaper.
On this week's Speak Up Las Cruces, hosts Shirley Baca and Peter Goodman talked to their guests -
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