Samuel R. Staley
| Tuesday November 5, 2019 at 1:55 PM PST
The Current War (Director’s Cut) had a circuitous and uncertain road to American theaters but finally arrived in 2019. The 2017 historical drama depicts the fight to build and control America’s electrical grid in the 1880s, but became ensnared during the Weinstein Company’s implosion following sexual abuse allegations against Harvey Weinstein. The delay probably saved...Read More »
| Friday November 1, 2019 at 4:50 AM PDT
Power outages have become a way of life for Californians this fire season. Pacific Gas and Electric cut the power to nearly 3 million residents in Northern and Central California in a preemptive attempt to minimize wildfire risk during high winds and dry conditions, and the fires that erupted in Ventura, Los Angeles, Riverside,...Read More »
| Wednesday October 9, 2019 at 5:11 PM PDT
To begin to truly solve the underlying problem, lawmakers and regulatory policymakers must recognize how government intervention has made things worse.