Saturday, May 8, 2021

Opinion

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Coyotes and wild horses

Opinion What do coyotes and wild horses have in common in Nevada?   Both make the news more...

Lithium Nevada Corp’s CEO explains the benefits of the Thacker Pass Lithium Project

Opinion “America must lead the critical industries that produce and deploy clean technologies.”  “Prioritize American workers.” “Together, we...

The Lessons a Pandemic Yields

Opinion What we have individually and collectively endured for over a year with Covid-19 has yielded...

Let’s be clear: Right to work is wrong. The PRO Act will wipe it off the map.

Opinion  Nearly 60 million people say they would join a union today if they could. The...

Taking Justice Seriously

Opinion There are many events which tell us about ourselves. They are mirrors, so to speak....

Celebrating Earth Day

Opinion I barely remember the first Earth Day. For me, it was a school event that...

Testimony In Support of California’s Assembly Joint Resolution Resolution 5 For Wild Horses (AJR-5)

Opinion TO: The Honorable Eduardo Garcia, Chair The Honorable Megan Dahle, Vice Chair Committee on Water, Parks and...

Dispatches from Thacker Pass – The Long Shadow of the Tar Sands: Lithium Mining and Tar Sands Sulfur

Opinion It’s often said that solar panels, wind turbines, and the lithium-ion batteries that store their...

The ugly truth about the wild horse issue

Opinion The Nevada legislature is debating a resolution to fast-track the removal of wild horses from...

Nevada’s Senate Joint Resolution 3 (SJR 3) Benefits Nevada’s Wild Lands, Wildlife and Free-roaming Horses and Burros

Opinion There are 100,000 wild horses and burros on land managed by the U. S. Bureau...

Dispatches from Thacker Pass – The Song of The Meadowlark.

It is dawn at Thacker Pass. The sun rises over the Santa Rosa Mountains, and...

An urban farm for every city block.

Opinion Growing up in northern Nevada provided me with the perception of downtown Reno as my...