Senator Heller Continues to Fight Yucca Plan

Senator Dean Heller delivered a tough take down, of the Energy Departments plans to restart the licensing process for Yucca Mountain. He says the government has wasted billions already on a project Nevada doesn’t want.  Heller says the tunnel collapse at Hanford Washington at a nuclear storage site should be a wake up call about what Nevada could be dealing with today. But Heller emphasized, because the waste would be constantly on the move the risk will be national.  Heller says we need a real consent based solution to a very real problem.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…