Standing Rock Sioux Chair on Militarized Repression & Ongoing Lawsuit to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline; Rep. Ellison Responds to Scalise Shooting: Wild West Atmosphere of Firearm Regulation is Ridiculous; Keith Ellison: GOP Is Pushing “Tax Cut Wrapped in Veneer of a Healthcare Bill” Under Extreme Secrecy; Did Trump Violate Emoluments Clause from Day One by … Continued


Standing Rock Sioux Chair on Militarized Repression & Ongoing Lawsuit to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline; Rep. Ellison Responds to Scalise Shooting: Wild West Atmosphere of Firearm Regulation is Ridiculous; Keith Ellison: GOP Is Pushing “Tax Cut Wrapped in Veneer of a Healthcare Bill” Under Extreme Secrecy; Did Trump Violate Emoluments Clause from Day One by … Continued


April 29 2017

‘ROCK AND REEL’ FOR STANDING ROCK

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The Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists presents “Rock & Reel: An Irish Dance Benefit for Standing Rock.” This event takes place on Saturday, April 29th from 6 to 11 PM at 1924 Cedar Street in Berkeley. For details call 510- 841-4824.


This week, joyfully, Caroline welcomes influential Story Crafters for Sane Reverence: Phyllis Young, leader in American Indian Movement, and her ally film-maker Tricia van Klaveren, making “Guardians of the Water,” a film to debut at the Standing Rock Film Festival… Composting Colonialism into nutrient for Sane Reverence. And weaving in Mitchell Zephier, Executive Director of … Continued


On today’s show, we hear an interview with Ira Shapiro (author and international trade lawyer) about the deterioration of congress as a check on presidential power. Then, we talk with Ali Abunimah (co-founder of The Electronic Intifada and author of The Battle for Justice in Palestine) about the new settlements that the Israeli parliament has approved in the … Continued