Month: August 2022

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Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight: Taste of Downtown

On today’s Community Spotlight, host Candice Burke talks to Charmeine Waite and Brenda Tozier of Silver City Mainstreet Project. They will discuss the upcoming “ Love Local”, and Taste of Downtown coupons. Listen below: Contact: # 575-534-1700 Address: 201 N. Hudson St.; Silver City, NM, 88062

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Kindred Continuum

Kindred Continuum: Tilantongo – How Oaxacan Indigenous Villages are Devastated by the Mega Development Projects that Claim to Help Them

In Tilantongo – Conversations from Indigenous Mexico; Conversaciones desde el México indigena, Phil and Kathy Dahl-Bredine bring perspectives and insights from Oaxaca, where they have lived with and learned from indigenous Mixtec people since 2001. This bilingual program features interviews with villagers, educators, environmental advocates, historians, and more. In Program 3, How Oaxacan Indigenous Villages are Devastated by the Mega Development Projects that Claim to Help Them, Ana Maria Garcia, […]

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Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight: Kelly Hart

On today’s Community Spotlight, host Candice Burke talks to Silver resident Kelly Hart. Kelly is a sustainable house designer and builder, filmmaker, writer, photographer, activist, sculptor and web designer.  He is here to talk about his remarkable life and career. Listen below:  

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters: Gila Native Plant Society

Join Donna Stevens of the Upper Gila Watershed Alliance and Don Graves of the Gila Native Plant Society for a discussion about the importance and decline of pollinators such as bees, moths, wasps, beetles, flies, bats, and birds. Unfortunately, it’s not just pollinators that are in trouble. Pollinators’ host plants, which play a huge role in pollinators’ life cycles, are in decline, so we discuss that, too. Learn how you […]

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters: Modernizing Federal Mining Law

Earth Matters co-host and Upper Gila Watershed Alliance director Donna Stevens interviews GRIP Executive Director and Earth Matters co-host Allyson Siwik about efforts to modernize federal mining law, how we balance the need for critical minerals for the renewable energy transition with environmental protection and social justice, and the new Emma expansion project at the Tyrone Mine. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the 1872 Mining Law – a […]

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Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight: Seed Library

On today’s Community Spotlight, host Candice Burke talks to Chris Jepson and Janna Mintz. Chris and Janna are seed librarians of the Southwest New Mexico Seed Library. They will discuss the history, mission and current/ future projects of the Seed Library. Listen below: Contact: Southwest New Mexico Seed Library (Facebook). Phone #: 575-313-5817 Silver City Farmer’s Market (seed library table); 10 am- noon located at 901 N. Pope St., Silver […]

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Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse: Nuclear Weapons Issues

The Most Reverend John C. Wester is Archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico – an archdiocese that includes the Los Alamos and Sandia National Laboratories, Kirtland Air Force Base (where more than 2,000 nuclear weapons are stored), and the Trinity Site where the first nuclear bomb test took place on July 16, 1945. On January 11, 2022, Archbishop Wester released a pastoral letter entitled entitled Living in the Light of Christ’s […]

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Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight: ACLU w/ Kathryn McCaroll

On today’s Community Spotlight, host Candice Burke is joined by Kathryn McCarroll. Kathryn is on the Grant County Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (A.C.L.U.). She is here to talk about the New Mexico, “ Second Chance” bill. Contact information: Council on Criminal Justice; email, A.C.L.U of New Mexico; Grant County A.C.L.U. Meetings; second Monday’s of the month, 5:30 ( social) followed by 6pm meeting. Located at The Commons, […]

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