War of Words

Christensen, Jon
February 1997
ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature & Environment;Feb1997, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p95
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on meditations in the times of civil war in the U.S. It offers a history when the President Bill Clinton administration and environmentalists were accused of waging war on the West by the wise-use movement, ranchers, miners and loggers. The author relates his experience when he was in Carson City, Nevada to report a grassroots revolt that was spreading across the western U.S.


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