Current Initiatives

The Home Stretch – The Road to November

Meet Our Candidates Please review  and contact either the NWNM Team Leader or, if none is listed, the campaign directly to pitch in a few hours a week. Thank you. For BIDEN/HARRIS 2020 – Pls. see Black Women for Biden below   Xochitl Torres Small, U.S. House, District 2 https://www.xochforcongress.com/ https://www.facebook.com/XochitlforCongress/  Watch Xoch in action: YouTube Gen.Vol. SCOOP  or  Email Arash Abbas, No. Dist. F.O. NWNM TEAM Leader: Wendy Parker-Wood  9/15 ACTION UPDATE: NWNM Volunteers for  XTS CAMPAIGN  – Pls Read DPNM on […]

GOOD TROUBLE

  UPDATE: See Fri 9/11 Calendar event HOW WHITE ALLIES CAN SUPPORT MBL ON POLICING & JUSTICE ISSUES “My philosophy is simple: when you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, say something. Do something about it. Get in trouble. Good trouble,”     -John Lewis Bear with us – there’s A LOT going on between “The Home Stretch” activities and getting up to speed on where we want to go with the above initiative. We need […]

“LET THE LITTLE LADIES DO IT” The You Betcha Initiative

  For a POST PRIMARY UPDATE: Click Here (Please note: this is an ongoing initiative to support Democratic nominees in key races through the November election. Ask how you can get involved.) ___________________________________________________________________   FINAL WEEK! Get off the porch and  let’s get this done! That means EVERYONE. These Little Ladies’ place is in the NM Senate Nasty Women New Mexico has turned its attention to a number of key New Mexico Senate races outside of Bernalillo County. In each of […]

The Sarah Moody Voter Registration Project

SEE 5/23/2020 Update: scroll down SARAH MC CORKLE MOODY 16 NOV 1942  –  14 NOV 2019   NastyWomenNewMexico honours an adored member and beloved precinct chair with the launch of our inaugural 2020 NWNM Initiative: The Sarah Moody Voter Registration Project Sarah was passionate about exercising our right to vote (and unsurprisingly outspoken about it).  It went far beyond being a privilege to Sarah – it was your responsibility and you damn well better have exercised it. Every-chance-you-had. We couldn’t […]

MEET THE CANDIDATES – NWNM VIRTUAL FORUMS

Action Item: Now it’s time to pick a candidate, contact a campaign and pitch in! Do you recognize these women? They are among the Democratic candidates running for the US House of Representatives, NM State Senate, NM House of Representatives, and Bernalillo County Commission. And some of them – as well as a few men – you’ll be hearing from soon. Even in this time of COVID-19, Nasty Women NM is still working to bring you important candidate information. Over the […]

Addressing COVID-19 in Our Community – 2 New Initiatives

We are all concerned –  for ourselves, our families, our friends and our NastyWomenNM members. In addition to the efforts of both the CDC and NM Department of Health to keep us informed and up to date on Coronavirus-2019 (COVID-19), NastyWomenNM has added two SLACK channels to address caring for our members while complying with recommended “social distancing.” If you are a SLACK participant (@ nastywomennm.slack.com), please go to these channels: i-calling_sisters i-volunteer-help-covid If you don’t use SLACK, please read […]

#PledgeIt

  Want our vote? #PledgeIt The #MeToo movement has laid bare a long-concealed truth:  women have been and continue to be marginalized, sexually harassed, and worse, in the workplace. Women of color experience higher rates of harassment and discrimination. Gender equality is the key solution to pervasive gender based discrimination, intimidation and violencein employment. Sexual assault is gender inequality. We challenge every candidate who wants our vote to #PledgeIt: “Pledge that if elected, you will aim to hire a gender balanced staff, […]