Judith Lewis Mernit

Judith Lewis Mernit

Judith Lewis Mernit is a contributing editor at High Country News. Her writing has  appeared in Mother Jones, Sierra, the Los Angeles Times, Audubon Magazine and the Atlantic Monthly.

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Repowering Los Angeles One Block at a Time

(This article first appeared in the Sierra Club journal Sierra and is republished with permission.) The late-June weekend heat wave comes on as predicted. By 10 a.m., it's 90°F in ...

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1992 Remembered: The Ecology of Riot

This month Frying Pan News is presenting personal stories of the April 29-May 4, 1992 explosion, an event that has been called everything from a riot to a rebellion. These ...

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To Praise Cesar

Last May, at a public meeting the National Park Service held in Oxnard to gather stories about the farmworkers movement, a man in his 50s came up to Martha Crusius. ...

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