Reckoning with History

Starting in January 2018, I’ve been contributing a regular column to High Country News called “Reckoning with History,” an ongoing series that seeks to understand the legacies of the past and to put the West’s present moment in perspective. The articles are linked below (most recent first). You can find all of them on the HCN site here.

“Reckoning with History: Wildfire suppression is a decades-old conundrum,” High Country News, August 29, 2018.

“Reckoning with History: The legacy of lynching in the West,” High Country News, July 13, 2018.

“Reckoning with History: The devolution of conservation’s trust fund,” High Country News, June 8, 2018.

“Reckoning with History: The parks have been fixed before,” High Country News, April 11, 2018.

“Reckoning with History: The Antiquities Act quandary,” High Country News, February 22, 2018.

“Reckoning with History: Interior’s legacy of bad behavior,” High Country News, January 3, 2018.