Children’s suit advances

Letter to Editor, Pat Gordon Medford Mail Tribune, 03/19/2018 It’s onward for the children’s climate change lawsuit! On Wednesday, March 7, by a 3-0 vote of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, the U.S. government lost its bid to halt this lawsuit, which originated in Oregon in 2015 against the Obama […]

The forest for the trees: Global warming is here now

Opinion Column by Alan Journet, The Applegater, Spring Issue 2018, (11:1). In the Winter 2017 Applegater, Alan Voetsch wrote a lengthy condemnation of climate science, climate scientists, and concerned individuals who understand and accept that science. Rather than respond to his criticisms of climate science, I will focus on one issue that is highly germane to the Applegate: wildfire. More

Arctic Refuge

Letter to Editor by Dennis Specht and SOCAN, The Applegater, Spring 2018 Issue (11:1). Dear Editor: The Senate/House tax bill conference endorsed oil and gas drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. This is amazingly short-sighted for many reasons. Many proven alternative energy choices can replace oil and gas, but there is only one Arctic […]