Friday, July 1, 2022

Team Normal

Opinion The spring primaries have come and gone here in Nevada, with fairly horrific results. It’s like we’re living in a movie taking place in...

January 20, 2025

Opinion Whatever remained of the democratic republic known as the United States of America vanished on January 20, 2025 when, for the second time in...

Education Will Be A Central Issue for Nevada Voters This Year

Typically a new year brings optimism, but so far, Americans are experiencing widespread malaise.  Covid’s unpredictable nature continues to pummel whatever hopeful outlook people...

The End of Democracy?

Opinion We are coming to the end of the most consequential year in the complicated history of democracy in our country. Next year, 2022, will...

Mayoral Candidate Jenny Brekhus – A Conversation

A resident of Reno since 1998 and an experienced city planner, Jenny Brekhus has been a city council member for Ward 1 for three...

Delusions

Opinion Psychiatrists know about delusions. Delusions (and hallucinations) are the hallmarks of schizophrenia and often what brings a person suffering from that disorder to the...

Trickle Down Extremism

Opinion I am not a Republican, but in today’s politics, with our democracy in the cross-hairs, I do think about the Grand Old Party of...

Washoe County Republican Party repudiates state GOP censure of Barbara Cegavske

On April 10, the Nevada Republican Central Committee passed a resolution to censure Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske, “due to her failure to...

Lyon County Commissioners Pass the “Revolution Resolution.” Not really.

Opinion Last Thursday the Lyon County Commissioners called a special meeting to unanimously pass Resolution 21-03, which declared a state of economic emergency in the...

Ideological myopia undermines community

Living alongside other people in a community always presents certain challenges.  Fortunately, we have developed numerous institutions to guide us when conflict inevitably surfaces...