Martin Nie http://mtpr.org en Sagebrush rebels rise again http://mtpr.org/post/sagebrush-rebels-rise-again <p> The movement to get the federal government to turn over its land to state and local governments is resurfacing in the American West. Led by a Utah-based group called the "American Lands Council", supporters argue there is a legal and historical basis for this turnover.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The movement resembles the so-called Sagebrush Rebellion of the late 70s. In this feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with University of Montana forestry professor and natural resource policy expert Martin Nie about both the old and new Sagebrush rebels.</p><p></p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 21:22:42 +0000 Sally Mauk 11979 at http://mtpr.org Sagebrush rebels rise again