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Here’s a quick video that shows what gliding high above the mountains looks like. Thoroughly dressed in cold weather gear, I was still forced to cut my flight short due to cold hands. 94 more words


Your View from a High Point

Imagine coming to the east side to fulfill one of the items on your bucket list. You finally get to the top of the tallest peak in the continental United States, and are filled with tears of joy from accomplishing a lifelong goal. 324 more words


The Reluctant Mystic

 We are fired into life with a madness that comes from the gods and which would have us believe that we can have a great love, perpetuate our own seed, and contemplate the divine. 1,770 more words


Statement by Manzanar Committee Co-Chair Bruce Embrey On Inyo County REGPA, and LADWP's Southern Owens Valley Solar Ranch

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The following are comments by Manzanar Committee Co-Chair Bruce Embrey, delivered at an April 1, 2014 press conference at the Inyo County Courthouse, Independence, California, in which a coalition of organizations opposed to the County’s called for significant revisions to the proposed Renewable Energy General Plan Amendment (REGPA), which would open up large swaths of land, including portions of the Owens Valley that would intrude upon Manzanar’s viewshed, to large-scale renewable energy development. 739 more words