Stories by Sarah Phelan

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Posted on: Oct 4, 2007, Source: Earth Island Journal

Think hydropower helps in the fight against climate change? Think again.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2004, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

A California medical marijuana collective is contemplating what it will do in the unhappy event that the Raich case goes south.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2003, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

It's time to put this ridiculous candidacy in perspective -- the truth is that a vote for Schwarzenegger is a vote for the Republican party.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2003, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

The Feds' latest attack on medical marijuana has the outspoken director of a medical marijuana referral service stepping out of the shadows and onto the warpath.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2003, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Months after the DEA raided their land and left the threat of incarceration and forfeiture hanging over their heads, pot activists Valerie and Michael Corral make plans for the future.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Here are 10 suggestions to help you resolve to wage peace in the new year.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Looking for a new way to spread goodwill to all this holiday season? All we are saying is give peace your pants.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2002, Source: AlterNet

As part of the escalating drug war, D.E.A agents target one of the most successful medical marijuana programs in the nation.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Strip down, dress up or just shave it all off. You can do it all at Burning Man, and here's how.

Posted on: May 6, 2002, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

Author Sherman Alexie makes his directorial debut with "The Business of Fancydancing," a wry portrait of a rich, famous, gay Indian poet. <br>&nbsp;

Posted on: May 7, 2001, Source: Metro Santa Cruz

When a biotech mogul wanted to lock up the secrets of the human genome, rogue researchers Jim Kent and David Haussler made sure the code of life ended up in the public domain.