Two Events: Oppose Increase in NM Women’s Prison Population! And Meet Piper Kerman: Author, Orange is the New Black

Oppose Increase in NM Women's Prison Population!

NEW MEXICO'S WOMEN'S PRISON POPULATION IS INCREASING MORE THAN ANY OTHER STATE! AND PRIVATE CORPORATIONS THAT OWN AND RUN THE PRISONS STAND TO GAIN FROM THE INCREASE. 

Please join Bette Fleishman (Exec. Director Women's Justice Project) and the New Mexico Women's Network for a critical audience-particpation and […]

2014 Legislative Session

Volunteer – Santa Fe NOW has a strong presence in the Roundhouse during the session. If you would like to join us to make our voices heard at the Roundhouse during the Legislative Session, January 22-February 20, 2014, please forward an email with your name and phone number to infolink@bestweb.net to sign on. We gather […]

Roe v. Wade at 41 Celebration

When: Monday, January 27, 2013, 1:30-3pm Where: Santa Fe State Capitol (Roundhouse) Lobby Contact: Janet Gotkin, infolink@bestweb.net or Dana Middleton, newmexdana@hotmail.com

Santa Fe NOW will proudly host a celebration in honor of  the 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 landmark decision legalizing abortion, to take place in the Roundhouse lobby, Monday, January 27, […]

Connie Bell Obituary

Connie was our recently elected Santa Fe NOW Secretary. She will be deeply missed by all our NM NOW members. CONNIE L. BELL 56 years old, resident of Santa Fe, died on October 9, 2013. Connie was born October 4, 1957, in Phoenix, Arizona. Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband, Joseph […]

Tabled House Bill 84, Unborn Victims of Violence Act

Last week, the Coalition for Choice stopped a bill, that was an attempt to create personhood of the fetus, from being passed. House Bill 84, Unborn Victims of Violence Act was on the House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee Agenda. Chairman Rep. Eliseo Lee Alcon, Rep. Gail Chasey, and Rep. Patricia Roybal Caballero voted against […]

January 25th Rally to Celebrate Roe v Wade

The New Mexico Coalition for Choice

Invites you to celebrate the

40thAnniversary of Roe v. Wade

at two gala events in Santa Fe  

January 25, […]

Urgent: Take Action Now to Ratify the ERA

TAKE ACTION letter from Sylvia Ramos, Chair, Feminist Caucus-HSNM:     The 112th Congress will soon be history and we need to call, email or tweet our Congressmen who have not yet signed on as co-sponsors of Senate Joint Resolution 39 and House Joint Resolution 47 that do away with the deadline for ratification of […]

GLORIA STEINEM in Albuquerque!

Last night four of our SF NOW members were in Albuquerque to celebrate the 40th Anniverssary of The NM Women's Resource Center and The UNM Women's Studies Program.  We were honored to be there for Gloria Steinem to acknowledge those feminists that worked so hard to create these two entities so long ago.  Steinem was […]

“The Choice” by The Editors of “THE NEW YORKER” magazine October 29, 2012

From NOW Santa Fe Chapter: The following is a long, and very worthwhile article to read. Please take the time!

The morning was cold and the sky was bright. Aretha Franklin wore a large and interesting hat. Yo-Yo Ma urged his frozen fingers to play the cello, and the Reverend Joseph E. Lowery, a civil-rights […]

A NARAL Pro-Choice America 10-24-12

 

Dear NOW members,

I know you don't need any more evidence that this election is a choice between preserving women's freedom and setting us back by decades. But these anti-choice extremists just can't keep their mouths shut.

U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock (R-IN), in a debate last night: "Even when life begins in […]