UpFront

Dakota Access, Keystone XL and The People’s Watchdog: Public Citizen

In this episode we hear from Jade Begay of the Indigenous Environmental Network about Trump’s announcements concerning the Dakota Access and Keystone XL Pipelines.

Then we hear from Lisa Tiny Garcia-Gray, a longtime advocate and activist for the homeless, and Andrea Nieto about a plot of empty land that has been liberated at 36th and MLK Jr., where folks have started building houses and planting food.

Then Mitch Jeserich reports from Washington D.C., where he speaks with Robert Weissman, the President of Public Citizen, the corporate and governmental watchdog group, about what’s to come for them during Trump’s presidency.

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