Saturday, July 2, 2022

It’s Time to Stop the Public Land Giveaways to Oil and...

Opinion As Nevadans, we cherish our public lands and all they have to offer: from diverse wildlife to endless opportunities for outdoor recreation. One of...

Everyday Should Be Earth Day

Opinion  Like most Americans, I’m concerned about climate change. Sometimes I feel discouraged.  I worry about my children’s future, and I don’t always know what...

Inextricably Linked: Understanding the Ties Between Climate Adaptation and Economic Opportunity

The implications of a changing climate are being felt in communities all across the state of California. Drought, wildfire, and torrential rains have begun...

Climate Resiliency Strategies at the Community Level

In late 2019, the California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA), in partnership with Climate Resolve and a number of state agencies, began discussions on...

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 Thacker Pass Lithium Mine Would Supply Nuclear Weapons and Reactors

Opinion The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything except our thinking. Thus, we are drifting toward catastrophe beyond conception. We shall require a...

What the Build Back Better Act Would Mean for Nevada

With the Bill’s Passage Cast in Doubt, An Opportunity to Strengthen Nevada’s Leadership Role in the American West Could Vanish With It. This weekend, the...

Water Pollution Control Permit for Thacker Pass Lithium Mine

Opinion To the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, and to the public. My name is Max Wilbert. I am a community organizer, author, wilderness guide, and...

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...

A Crash Course on the Economics of Climate

Opinion            By now, almost everybody (looking at you, Heartland Institute) knows that climate change is an environmental crisis that demands action. I won’t dwell on...