The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) hosted a public meeting in Mesquite last Thursday to provide local residents with information about the newly designated Gold Butte National Monument. A contingent of Bundy sympathizers tried to drown out dialogue. BLM...
Now that Congress is back from Thanksgiving break, it’s time for them to get back to work. While Republican leaders are pushing to pass some version of the Trump Tax Plan by the end of the year, there are...
As we conclude Week 2 of the Trump Administration, here’s a look back at how Donald Trump’s Presidency began… And how Nevadans reacted to it. Yes, it happened. On Friday, January 20th, Donald J. Trump became the 45th President of...
On Labor Day, hundreds of economic justice activists took to the Las Vegas Strip to demand fair wages and workers’ rights. They were joined by Members of Congress, local elected officials, and other progressive activists on a warm Monday...
For seven years, Station Casinos has waged war against the Culinary Union and its efforts to unionize various properties. But last night, Green Valley Ranch in Henderson became the fourth Station property to unionize. The vote was overwhelmingly in...
Elizabeth Becker did not originally plan to work on gun violence prevention. Instead, like so many other gun safety activists, the issue found her. Since then, Becker has been on the front line in fights to expand background checks...
For years, many have made the assumption that communities of color don’t care about environmental justice. “That’s just something white limousine liberals care about.” Katherine Lorenzo is here to disabuse us of that notion and explain the environmental issues...
What happened at Carl’s Jr. on Thursday, January 12? Maybe you heard about a Fight for 15 protest at the fast food joint across Maryland Parkway from Boulevard Mall. What went down there? More importantly, why were protesters there? What...
Next week, Judge Neil Gorsuch will go before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee for his confirmation hearings. As President Donald Trump’s nominee, will he stand with Trump on the most critical constitutional issues facing America today? These Nevadans seek...
Tomorrow, House and Senate Republicans are expected to go to conference to resolve their differences on the Trump-GOP Tax Plan. While these differences don’t seem major at first glance, Republican leaders risk defections in both chambers depending on how...

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