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A day after a racist-laden post about recent events in Charlottesville landed Dona Ana Republican Party Chairman Roman Jimenez in hot water, ProgressNow New Mexico has delved deep into the Jimenez’ history on Facebook and discovered more egregious content ranging from advocating for rape to condemning all drug users to death.

Roswell newspaper publishes the most racist cartoon of the week… again

Remember this? : “I salute the flag of the State of New Mexico and the Zia symbol of perfect friendship among united cultures.”   

Someone should remind the Roswell Daily Record what it means to be New Mexican. The newspaper made famous for publishing the story of a purported UFO crash in 1947 is becoming infamous in the 21st century for publishing the most racist editorial cartoon of the week – again. The Roswell Daily Record, daily publication of 11,000 circulation covering Roswell, New Mexico, published this cartoon from cartoonist Keith Bell this week:

Here’s the message from the editorial page of the Daily Record to readers:
“Roswell signage suggestions…  to clear up any confusion about where some people should go.”