Category Archives: Government/Politics

Southern Nevada Water Authority using tax-payer money to compete with private ranchers

Op-Ed by RANGE magazine writer, Hank Vogler                                                              Fumes From The Farm              Mark Twain said, ”The news of my death was greatly exaggerated”. The news that Southern Nevada…

Great Outdoors Act means hundreds of millions of dollars per year for federal acquisition of private lands

Introduction by Editor On June 8, a large group of livestock affiliates including the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Public Lands Council and American Sheep Industry Association, presented a letter to…

“Big 4” beef packing firms subpoenaed in antitrust investigation

by Greg Henderson Drovers DOJ Subpoenas Big 4 Beef Packers The Department of Justice has formally demanded information from America’s Big 4 U.S. beef packers regarding potential antitrust violations, Bloomberg…

Radicals targeting ranches using aerial mapping technology

Amanda Radke Beef Daily Activists working to pinpoint your ranch on an aerial map Extremists are taking advantage of this crisis and moving in on their target — you. Food…

Sleeping With The Devil: Congress has helped make America dangerously dependent on China

An America Perspective THE PANDEMIC HAS A PANORAMIC VIEW by Beth Ann Schoenberg, Common Sense Conversations Radio From the April 22, 2020 Podcast As America obeys the pandemic orders to…

Meat Processing Plant Closures Prove the PRIME Act is Needed, Now More Than Ever

The PRIME Act or Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act, would giving small-scale farms and ranchers better access to slaughtering facilities by authorizing the sale of locally-slaughtered meat to…

Remembering Marcus Mumford, a true-to-life Atticus Finch

With the untimely and tragic passing of Marcus Mumford, RANGEFIRE! is posting this tribute to him written in 2018 by attorney, rancher and author, Todd Macfarlane. Marcus was Ammon Bundy’s…

Tom DeWeese warns that “sustainable development” schemes are stripping away private property rights

by Tom DeWeese, RANGE magazine contributor and president of The American Policy Center ‘SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT’ THE EVIL FACING AMERICA On July 23, 2004, I addressed the fifth annual Freedom 21…

APC: Five Point Plan to Defeat “Sustainable” Tyranny

Tom DeWeese is a friend and regular contributor to RANGE magazine. President of the American Policy Center, Tom is dedicated to defending private property rights and protecting Americans from globalist…

Diverse “transparency” coalition in Nevada holds government accountable

NV Supreme Court Case Demonstrates Need for New Government Transparency Organization By Robert Fellner, Nevada Policy Research Institute and Tod Story, ACLU of Nevada Sunshine Week is dedicated to celebrating…