Tuesday, January 25, 2022

EVs are on the right track

Opinion Electric Vehicles (EVs) used to be exotic and expensive. But times have changed. I was on the phone with my friend Anna a few...

Dispatches from Thacker Pass – More Mining Leads to More Sexual...

A few weeks ago, I met with a native family from the Fort McDermitt Paiute-Shoshone tribe. They were standing with me outside a public meeting...

Second Ely Film Festival March 12-14

Last year, the final public event I attended with our kids before hunkering down due to Covid was the inaugural Ely Film Festival. The...

Dispatches from Thacker Pass – How corporations work to undermine grassroots...

Opinion For 50 days, the Protect Thacker Pass camp has stood here in the mountains of northern Nevada, on Northern Paiute territory, to defend the...

Can Nevada Trust Blockchains –– Let’s Speculate

Opinion Blockchains LLC wants us to trust it. The company is asking the legislature for its own governmental utopia in the Nevada desert 20 miles...

America is not prepared to fight invisible threats

Opinion That is not an accusation towards any person or administration, but simply a fact rooted in a human weakness. The threat we can’t see...

Dispatches from Thacker Pass – Cross the river by feeling the...

Opinion On January 15th, my friend Will Falk and I launched a protest on the slopes of the Montana Mountains (Northern Paiute / Western Shoshone...

Thacker Pass Dispatches -The Golden Eagles of Thacker Pass

Opinion Standing on the broad northern saddle of Thacker Pass, I look across the land. The sagebrush ocean rolls away to the east, a gentle...

Study evaluates the electric vehicle use needed to meet Greenhouse Gas...

Nevada is all-in on the development of renewable energy sources.  Senate Bill 254 became law after Nevada's 2019 Legislative Session. The measure set the tiered...

Thacker Pass Dispatches: Electric Cars Won’t Save the Planet. Direct Action...

Opinion I used to believe that electric cars would save the planet. Like so many others, I saw the TV commercials. A family rolled smoothly...