***UPDATE*** June 2017 The following minute was approved at the June Meeting for Worship for Business: 2017.6.5 Albuquerque Monthly Meeting of Intermountain Yearly Meeting supports the Friends General Conference decision to undergo an Institutional Assessment to examine structural racism within the organization and create recommendations for transformation. We agree that identifying and eradicating policies, structures … Continue reading FGC Institutional Assessment on Racism: **UPDATE June 2017**
June 2017: catching up on news from Standing Rock, this week saw big news regarding the environmental assessment! You can read about it here: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/06/dakota-access-standing-rock-sioux-victory-court/530427/ and about militarized repression here: https://www.democracynow.org/2017/6/16/standing_rock_sioux_chair_on_militarized —————————————————————- From late 2016: On Dec 4, the US Army Corps of Engineers denied the easement to drill and DAPL attempted to have that … Continue reading Standing Rock : **UPDATE June 2017**
In November, the Meeting approved a minute of support for those engaged in the ongoing action at Standing Rock and a minute to accompany our clerk, Tina Kachele, as she journeyed for one week to Standing Rock. (see minute below). She and others who traveled from Albuquerque brought donated supplies and cash to the growing community … Continue reading STANDING ROCK Minute of Support from AMM : November 2016
Friends are serving breakfast at St. Martin’s in 2017 on March 5th and November 5th. PUT IT ON YOUR CALENDAR, AND COME HELP OUT!