Senator Cortez-Masto Wants More Info on Yucca Spending

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto is asking for information from Energy Secretary Rick Perry, on the Department’s activities and spending associated with any Yucca Mountain licensing. Cortez Masto raised concerns over how little information is available on how the Department of Energy would spend 120 million dollars, that’s the proposed funding. She says the budget process so far provides little meaningful information on how DOE would actually spend these funds for licensing activities for the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump.


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…