Albuquerque: Reactionary Shoots Protester in Defense of Conquistador Statue

By Sandra Harris On June 15, a member of a right-wing militia shot a protester in Albuquerque, New Mexico during a vigil and protest at a sculpture of Juan de Oñate, the Spanish conquistador who established the colony of New Mexico over 400 years ago. Oñate led the massacre of almost 1,000 Acoma Pueblo Indians and cut one foot off of each of the surviving … Continue reading Albuquerque: Reactionary Shoots Protester in Defense of Conquistador Statue