Blogs

The Aquinas Newman Center and the Traditionalists
Catholic Church, Pope Francis, Vatican II
By Chuck Wellborn / July 4, 2014

The Aquinas Newman Center and the Traditionalists

From what I saw and what others are saying, it was quite an operation at the Aquinas Newman Center this...

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The End is Near
Catholic Church, Spirituality, Vatican II
By Chuck Wellborn / July 3, 2014

The End is Near

The final Masses under the Dominican Order at the Aquinas Newman Center were held last Saturday and Sunday, June 28...

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Farewell To The Aquinas Newman Center As We Know It
Catholic Church
By Chuck Wellborn / June 27, 2014

Farewell To The Aquinas Newman Center As We Know It

Try as I might, I’m having a hard time developing enough Christian goodness to be forgiving or even nice about...

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A Catholic Spring
Catholic Church
By Chuck Wellborn / March 25, 2014

A Catholic Spring

A Catholic Spring Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Syria, the Archdiocese of Santa Fe. Is it silly to group these...

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Taxes and Economic Development in NM
New Mexico, New Mexico Taxes, New Mexico's Economy, Politics, State Taxes
By Chuck Wellborn / February 25, 2014

Taxes and Economic Development in NM

Things are not good in the New Mexico economy. The job situation is desperate and getting worse. Worse, ten years...

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The Proposed Navajo Gaming Pact
Indian Gaming
By Chuck Wellborn / February 16, 2014

The Proposed Navajo Gaming Pact

The three gaming casinos on the Navajo Reservation have created badly-needed jobs on the reservation. But a proposed gaming compact...

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A Pope To Love
Catholic Church, Pope Francis, Spirituality, Vatican II
By Chuck Wellborn / February 3, 2014

A Pope To Love

It’s all his fault that I made a New Year’s resolution to resume blogging after months of chasing far less...

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Thoughts on Economic Development
New Mexico, New Mexico's Economy
By Chuck Wellborn / February 13, 2013

Thoughts on Economic Development

Thoughts on Economic Development The economic situation in New Mexico is astonishingly bad. There’s not a lot of vigor to...

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Thinking About Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Education, Education
By Chuck Wellborn / January 27, 2013

Thinking About Early Childhood Education

One thing that we’re not really good at in New Mexico is thinking big. There are constant reminders of the...

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