Becoming Chaquaman — 9/16/10

Much has been researched (and discussed) on the topic of privilege. The privilege of whiteness. The privilege of money. That which comes with the pedigree of royalty or power. The privilege of those “educated”. But those who have role models, mentors, and fairy god-whatever’s are the…

Point Break (written on 4/20/10)

It would be easy (and probably factual) for me to say that most of the individuals that influenced me were males. However, there are many women who’ve had an incredibly profound impact on my life…this a partial story of one of them. Sometimes meeting someone…

No Good Reason To Start Here. No Good Reason Not To.

2/16/2010. Nate Sanders

Consider someone as tall as an oak tree, and just as imposing. Must have been close to 7 or 8 inches beyond the six foot mark. Huge hands that would make a pipe wrench look like…

Back in 2010, I was relying heavily on Facebook to connect with my family, friends and social network. Eventually, I grew bored with Facebook even though it served a great purpose in connecting people who want to stay in touch in one form or fashion, and in varying degrees. But…

Eduardo X. Martinez

Former Scientist. Social Change Activist, Amateur Photographer. I care about Democracy and Community Development. I live and love in New Mexico.

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