This post is courtesy of Tweets by David Correia, Associate Professor at the University of New Mexico and Guerrilla Journalist. He co-edits La Jicarita, an online magazine of environmental politics in New Mexico.
It wasn’t until a couple hours ago when I saw the photo of the coffin inscribed with the all of the names of those killed by the APD that the tears in my eyes brimmed over, and thought that I needed to share this with you. For background, please read here, here and here. My admiration for these folks is extreme; they are in this important social movement for the long haul; their tactics have been precise and thoughtful; their social gospel unyielding and it is spreading among New Mexican citizens, and garnering international attention as well. I know all of our spirits are with them in solidarity, both today, and in the future.
‘ABQPOLICE send undercover cop that shot Dominc Solis-Mora to our march to secretly videotape, while 4 SE impact det. mix with crowd. His name is Jason Peck.
Bless all of you dear ones for being such excellent and dedicated citizens. We know which side you’re on: the side of justice.
(cross-posted at my.firedoglake.com)