Christopher Ketcham

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The Former Sanders Fans Who Now Say 'Fuck You, Bernie'

After Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton, a segment of his supporters turned on him and are denouncing him for being just another sellout politician.
Christopher Ketcham
7.18.16
the Earth Died Screaming Issue

The Government Won’t Let Me Watch Them Kill Bison, so I’m Suing

I think that if the public knew what was being done to the Yellowstone herd, people might demand a change in policy.
Christopher Ketcham
5.6.15
News

Environmentalists Couldn’t Stop the Slaughter at Idaho’s Annual Wolf and Coyote Derby

At the end of the four-day affair, 30 coyote corpses had been hung from hooks in a warehouse despite the efforts of activists to stop what they call a "culture of death."
Christopher Ketcham
1.6.15
The Wall Street Issue

Kill the Banker

A little violence can sometimes work to defend against predatory bankers. Consider the farmers of Le Mars, Iowa. The year was 1933, the height of the Great Depression.
Christopher Ketcham
12.15.14
The Evolutionary Resilience Issue

How to Kill a Wolf

The best way to fatally wound a wolf without killing it instantly is to shoot it in the gut, preferably with armor-piercing ammunition. Unlike soft lead-tipped bullets, which mushroom inside the body cavity and kill quickly, heavy-jacketed AP ammo...
Christopher Ketcham
3.13.14
The What Da Fug You Lookin’ At Issue

The Child-Rape Assembly Line

Rabbi Nuchem Rosenberg—who is 63 with a long, graying beard—recently sat down with me to explain what he described as a “child-rape assembly line” among sects of fundamentalist Jews. He cleared his throat. “I’m going to be graphic,” he said.
Christopher Ketcham
11.12.13