The New Lithium Sacrifice Zones

The New Lithium Sacrifice Zones

It’s Not Just Thacker Pass. The Entire Region is on the Chopping Block. by Elisabeth Robson In their June 2021 Fact Sheet about the Thacker Pass Lithium Mine Project, Lithium Americas includes a two page document about biodiversity at Thacker Pass and claim they have...
We’re not the crazy ones

We’re not the crazy ones

In January 2021, shortly after beginning the Protect Thacker Pass campaign with Max Wilbert, Will Falk wrote these words: “Sometime, in the history of civilization, some humans developed a strange and horribly destructive belief that they were justified in...
What is a mountain lion without her mountain?

What is a mountain lion without her mountain?

Today, I climbed a mountain above Thacker Pass, and found fresh mountain lion tracks. The snow was packed in icy slabs at 7,000 feet, and as I tracked the cat I saw where she had slipped, spread her paws wide, and extended her claws to grip the ice. Cats don’t...