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‘I Only Kneel for One Person’: State Trooper Tells BLM Protesters He Only Kneels for ‘God’

‘I Only Kneel for One Person’: State Trooper Tells BLM Protesters He Only Kneels for ‘God’

BY MICHAEL WING Georgia State Trooper O’Neal Saddler was filmed speaking to members of Black Lives Matter at a protest in Hartwell on Sunday. The demonstrators had asked Saddler to take a knee in solidarity with their cause; however, the State Trooper refused. He told the protesters that he had “respect” for them and that he had made a sacrifice so […]

Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California’s Carrizo Plain National Monument

Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California’s Carrizo Plain National Monument

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.― The California Bureau of Land Management has agreed with conservation groups that plans for a new oil well and pipeline in Carrizo Plain National Monument failed to comply with federal environmental laws. The July 12 decision, announced today, said the local BLM office must consider potential harm to California condors, other imperiled wildlife […]

‘Catastrophic Blazes’ Are Ravaging U.S. Forests. A GOP Lawmaker is Pushing Congress to Act

‘Catastrophic Blazes’ Are Ravaging U.S. Forests. A GOP Lawmaker is Pushing Congress to Act

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter GOP Rep. Bruce Westerman wants to put federal forest management at the top of Congress’s list of priorities for 2019 and avoid a repeat of 2018’s deadly wildfire season. Westerman wants to amend the House Committee on Natural Resources’s rules package and carve out a specific policy jurisdiction on managing […]

New Mexico Ranchers Rally; Feds Still Deny Cattle Access to Water

New Mexico Ranchers Rally; Feds Still Deny Cattle Access to Water

Editor’s Note: Raising cattle is one of our key agricultural practices in Ventura County and water, as we all know, is essential.  Protesters gathered in southern New Mexico last weekend, hoping to attract national attention to the federal government’s refusal to allow cattle critical access to water. County commissioners told the crowd that the rights […]