July 21, 2017

Cover Story:

A Moral Choice

As pressure mounts, faith sustains veteran New Mexico doctor who provides rare third-trimester abortions

Features If Curtis Boyd lives by one professional mantra, it’s this: Unless a woman has full autonomy over her body, she lacks full citizenship and lives instead as a second-class citizen.
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July 19, 2017 by Joey Peters


Leather Lo Mein

Harris News plans to open lady biker clothing store at former Mu Du Noodles location

Local News And here endeth the mystery: Harris News will transform the location into a store specializing in leather for ladies. ... More

July 21, 2017 by Aaron Cantú

Know Your 'Enemy'

Middle Eastern teen girls team up for peace, leadership and empowerment

Local News Every summer, worlds collide in Santa Fe for a handful of teen girls living thousands of miles away from home.  ... More

July 21, 2017 by Lauren Thompson

Three in the Chamber

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival’s artistic director gives us the lowdown

Music Features By the time you read this, the 45th annual Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival will be underway. You may know this already, but it’s popular.
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July 19, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Milad Persian Bistro

Kabob all day every day, except Monday

Food Writing Late-night eating in Santa Fe is pretty skimpy on choices. It’s just one of those accepted things: You eat before 9 pm, you finish your drinks by 10 pm.
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July 19, 2017 by Michael J Wilson

The State of the Forest

If anyone is going to save the national forests, it’s going to be the people who own them: everyone

Local News This summer, only one law enforcement officer will patrol all of the Santa Fe National Forest. Rangers spotted in wilderness areas are likely there on a volunteer basis, or at best compensated with a per diem to cover their lunch.
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July 19, 2017 by Elizabeth Miller

Morning Word: A Brief Reprieve

Morning Word In the world of health insurance premiums, 6 to 20 percent a year seem like relatively sane rate increases. ... More

July 21, 2017 by Matt Grubs

On a Mission from God

Ashley Raines is not a gospel singer

Picks I first saw Ashley Raines touring in support of his self-titled album and, at a loss for what to even call his sound at the time, I tweeted that it was “sexy funk-country.”
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The City Self-Sufficient

Santa Fe Makerspaces Unite!

Art Features “Santa Fe is a city of makers,” Ginger Richardson, a leading founder of MAKE Santa Fe, says.
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July 19, 2017 by Liz Brindley

This Wood’s Really Doing It For Us

Bed Head Aviva Baumann, maker and founder of Twig, a local business producing earrings from recycled materials and reclaimed woods, is an artist who sees potential for beauty where others do not. ... More

July 19, 2017 by Maria Egolf-Romero

Game of Thrones for Noobs XXI

Season VII, Episode I: Dragonstone

Pop Culture Note: This thing is so full of spoilers it’s insane!  ... More

July 17, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Picture More People Outdoors

Shifting who sees themselves in outdoor rec is one step toward saving the planet

The Enthusiast When Len Necefer, who grew up in the Navajo Nation, told his friends he had started to do more outdoors than mend fences and herd sheep, their responses sometimes came down to: “Rock climbing? That’s what white people do.” ... More

July 19, 2017 by Elizabeth Miller

3 Questions

with Michael Bergt

3 Questions With an interest in the mythological and the figurative, local artist Michael Bergt comes to Nüart Gallery with three other artists for group show Figurations.
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July 19, 2017 by Lauren Thompson

'The Big Sick' Review

Silicon Valley star sets out on his own

Movie Reviews Stand-up comedian and actor Kumail Nanjiani steps out from his Silicon Valley ensemble duties for The Big Sick. ... More

July 15, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Review

Space jams and the power of love

Movie Reviews If there’s one thing we know Fifth Element director Luc Besson can pull off, it’s wildly fun over-the-top sci-fi. ... More

July 20, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Letters to the Editor


Letters to the Editor Mail letters to PO Box 2306, Santa Fe, NM 87504, deliver to 132 E Marcy St., or email them to editor@sfreporter.com. Letters (no more than 200 words) should refer to specific articles in the Reporter. Letters will be edited for space and clarity.

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July 18, 2017 by SFR

7 Days


7 Days  News plus jokes equals the original listicle.
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July 19, 2017 by SFR

Savage Love

Come Again

Savage Love I’m a 35-year-old straight woman, recently married, and everything is great. But I have been having problems reaching orgasm.
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July 19, 2017 by Dan Savage



MetroGlyphs Russ Thornton is a Santa Fe local who has replaced his first passion, cooking, with a new love interest, the weekly SFR comic he's created called MetroGlyphs. Reach him at santafechef@hotmail.com
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July 19, 2017 by SFR


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