KSFRNews podcast

KSFR's John Calef brings you local news at noon. 

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Given the unpredictable and increasingly chaotic Presidentialrace, we asked Lonna Atkeson, the director of the Center for theStudy of Voting, Elections and Democracy and a professor at UNM totell us about some of the implications and possibilities for theprimaries and ultimately the presidential election.

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On Friday a numberof protestors converged at the University of NewMexico to demand that the university change its official seal,which many protesters say is racist due to its depiction of anAnglo frontiersman and a Spanish conquistador - and it makesno reference to indigenous people. KSFR's Joe Gallegos was atthe protest and brings us this story.

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Indie director Jeremy Saulnier has cooked up one of the mostthrilling films in a long time with Green Room. Find out why KSFRCorrespondent Jeremy Zeilik thinks it's one of the best films ofthe year. 

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KSFR's John Calef brings you local news at noon. 

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Today we check in New Mexico Political Report editor Matt Reichbach to hear about some of the week’s biggest stories, including the revelation in an article last night that employees at the New Mexico Human Services Department were instructed to alter the SNAP applications of some of New Mexico’s poorest residents. Kate Powell asks Matt about this and more.

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Former US Attorney General Eric Holder said he was reforming the use of civil forfeiture to confiscate cash and property from citizens not accused of any crime. But Holder did less than he had suggested, and now even his tiny reform has been reversed. Washington Post reporter Christopher Ingraham sorted out for KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE Holder's apparent promise and today's reality. 

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Break out the Pabst Blue Ribbon, because David Lynch's classic film Blue Velvet is back in theaters this weekend at the Jean Cocteau Cinema. KSFR Correspondent Jeremy Zeilik let's you know why you should check out this surreal masterpiece.

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John Calef brings you local news at noon. 

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The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government and journalist Peter St. Cyr have dropped a lawsuit against the New Mexico Department of Health, regarding access to information about medical marijuana producers.  KSFR’s John Calef has the story.  

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