Can a Water-Starved State Ensure Its Potable Reserves Are Clean?

Can a Water-Starved State Ensure Its Potable Reserves Are Clean?

By Stan Gottfredson
November 29, 2022

California's Department of Pesticide Regulation's most recent report indicates that 209 million pounds of pesticides are sprayed annually across the state. This represents almost 20% of all pesticides used in the U.S., even though California accounts for only about 3% of all U.S. cropland. [...]

Hope For the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act?

Hope For the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act?

By Marty Irby
November 25, 2022

WASHINGTON, D. C. — When Congress enacted the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act (HISA) in December 2020, I was ecstatic.Seeing [...]

America’s Peacekeepers

America’s Peacekeepers

By James Moore
November 24, 2022

“Only creatures who are on their way Ever poison their own well But we still have time to hate And [...]

Celebrating Turkey Day

Celebrating Turkey Day

By Tim Forkes
November 24, 2022

Once again we celebrate today with a “parade of gluttony and self-righteous American exclusivity.” I wrote that in quotation marks [...]

Taking Note of a Few Things: The Post-Election Syndrome Edition

Taking Note of a Few Things: The Post-Election Syndrome Edition

By James Moore
November 23, 2022

The 2000 presidential election dragged on through the courts and was eventually decided by the Supreme Court. Since then, our election [...]

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