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Activists Occupy Site of Proposed Mine in Nevada

Photo courtesy Max Wilbert

On Friday, January 15th, two activists drove eight hours from Eugene, Oregon, to a remote corner of public land in Nevada, where they pitched a tent in below-freezing temperatures and unfurled a banner declaring: “Protect Thacker Pass.” You’ll be forgiven if you’ve never heard of the placeit’s seriously in the booniesbut these activists, Will Falk and…

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