Tag: Money

Selling San Juan, Part 1…by Stacy Young

A two-part essay on the process of New West gentrification and the future of San Juan County, Utah after the designation of Bears Ears National Monument. Part one will provide historical context and define certain conceptual terms in order to…

Designate it, publicize it and they will come … and destroy it: Of untouchable rhetoric and the fight against overcrowded tourism at home and abroad (Well, not so much at home)…by Bill Keshlear

PART I: A latter-day David and Goliath saga The home of the Pyramid Lake (Nev.) Paiutes is pristine and spectacular. The lake is quiet, commercially primitive, other-worldly. It constantly changes color from shades of blue or gray depending upon the…

Sowing Clover …by Tonya Stiles

  KRIS KRINGLE: That’s what I’ve been fighting against for years…the way they commercialize Christmas.  ALFRED: A lot of bad “isms” floating around this world…but one of the worst is commercialism. -Miracle on 34th Street We’re within a month of…