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Undercover

Clara Taylor performs abortions where no other doctor will. To get there, she wears a mask

Features  On a plane bound for the Midwest from an East Coast city, a lanky 55-year-old woman sits in the 12th row window seat, knitting a sweater. Her waist-length, wavy white-blonde hair is held up in a bun beh...

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Sharyn Jackson

Mudslung

Tales from the other side of New Mexico’s corruption epidemic

Features On Aug. 11, a dozen members of the press crammed into a Public Regulation Commission meeting to follow a juicy lead. Jerome Block Jr.—the embattled commissioner facing allegations of charging $8,000 worth...

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Joey Peters

Left Behind

Santa Fe’s public schools are among the worst in the state. Why there’s no excuse

Features Test scores aren’t the only indicator of SFPS’ deficiency relative to the rest of the state. Last year, its high school graduation rate—53 percent—was the second-worst out of all 89 New Mexico school di...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Wren Abbott

Open Season

A look at the people, power and politics to watch in 2012

Features This week, SFR offers a look at New Mexico’s political climate: the races to watch, the rhetoric to consider (or reject) and the tools needed to research the candidates. It may be almost fall in Santa Fe, but...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger

Blocked Memory

The past and future legacy of perhaps the worst public official in modern New Mexico history

Features This summer, Block’s life began to unravel again with another series of absurd, but completely plausible, allegations of malfeasance. Of them, the most disgusting is evidence indicating Block may have imprope...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Dave Maass

In With the New

City Council hopefuls challenge the status quo

Features Though city elections won’t be held until March, candidates for the four open Santa Fe City Council seats are already signing up for what promises to be a horse race. So far, District 1, where Councilor Patti...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Joey Peters

Primary School

Almost everything is up for grabs in the 2012 primary

Features New Mexico’s next big election isn’t until November 2012, but the primary is less than a year away—and candidates are already out there hustling for money and votes.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Gwyneth Doland

How to Background a Candidate

SFR’s do-it-yourself guide to muckraking

Features These days, it’s fashionable to rant about “the media”—a somewhat ironic concept, given that it’s also the age of “citizen journalism” and crowdsourcing. If in fact the media is flawed, then each ...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger

Twitterpated

How New Mexico politicians use Twitter

Features The best and brightest get their tweet on.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Wren Abbott

Was There an Alternative?

Looking Back on 9.11 a Decade Later

Features SFR presents a new essay by Noam Chomsky, which opens the 10th anniversary edition of his bestselling book on 9.11.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 SFR
 
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