Protesters At Drone Base And Nevada National Security Site Cross The Line For Peace

By John Amidon, Beyondnuclearinternational.org -

We came for the annual Nevada Desert Experience Sacred Peace Walk. But this year, it is different. This year, eight of us will leave the Walk in belly chains. It is Holy Week, Good Friday, April [...]

Navy Proposes Massive Land Grab For Nevada Bombing Range

By Staff, Biologicaldiversity.org -

FALLON, Nev.— The U.S. Navy today released details of a plan to seize more than 600,000 acres of public land in central Nevada to expand a bombing range. The land under threat includes rich [...]

Come To Nevada April 13-19: Walk For Peace, Resist Nuclear Weapons, Stand For Indigenous People’s Rights And Fill The Jails!

By Brian Terrell, Vcnv.org -

On Indigenous People’s Day, formerly known as Columbus Day, October 8, 2018, Nye County, Nevada, prosecutors and Sheriff’s deputies ended a three decades old policy concerning arrests of [...]

After Three Decades, Trespass Prosecutions Resume At Nevada Nuclear Test Site

By Jack Cohen-Joppa, Nukeresister.org -

With the United States ready to burst from the starting gate in a new nuclear arms race, a recent change in policy aims to rein in any renewed protest at the U.S. nuclear weapons test site in [...]

Nevada Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Private Prisons

By Beryl Lipton, www.muckrock.com -

By Beryl Lipton for Muckrock - After signing up for 200 private beds, the state leaves open the option of contracting even more. Nevada’s move to ban for-profit prisons was struck down at the [...]

Fossil Fuel Auction Ends Without Bids After Protests

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Environmental activists on Tuesday protested the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) auctions of fossil fuel leases in Nevada, which the activists say will [...]

Stopping Yucca Mountain From Being Nuclear Waste Dump

By Derrick Broze, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Derrick Broze for Mint Press News - NYE COUNTY, Nevada — From 1951 to 1992, the U.S. government used a 1,300-square mile patch of land known as the Nevada Test Site for atmospheric and [...]

With Nevada Squashing Rooftop Solar, Clean Energy Fight Heats Up

By Deirdre Fulton, www.commondreams.org -

By Deirdre Fulton for Common Dreams - Renewable energy advocates in Nevada are outraged by the state's solar-killing moves, and they're not going down without a fight. The state's Public [...]

Nevada Students Protest Outrageous Clinton Speaking Fee

By Tim Devaney, www.thehill.com -

Hillary Clinton is in hot water over a $225,000 speaking fee she will reportedly receive for an upcoming appearance at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. UNLV students are demanding Clinton [...]