Parties and movements

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New Mexico marks 50th anniversary of Chicano courthouse raid

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – It was a local dispute over land in rural, northern New Mexico that turned violent, forced the governor to call the National Guard and catapulted a former Pentecostal preacher...

DATE: June 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

They say all politics is local. Then export it.

It should come as no shock that research is showing our national political system to be more partisan and less effective than ever. And within that partisan divide, there is further imbalance:...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Policy and Politics Digest

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Libertarians say two-party system offers no real choice

The relationship between Republicans and Democrats is often framed as an entrenched stalemate, with legislators of each party diametrically opposed on everything from the environment to taxes.But...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Could minor parties spark major upheaval?

Only two men took the stage last Wednesday night in Denver, but when Colorado residents go to vote, they will find a laundry list of presidential candidates on the ballot. As in 2008, Colorado has...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News