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 [...]