Standing Rock Sioux Chair Hails Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Reroute Dakota Access Pipeline; As Thousands of Vets Descend on Standing Rock, U.S. Army Backs Down and Halts Pipeline Construction; Tara Houska: Denying #DAPL Permit is “Momentous Occasion,” But We Must Remain Vigilant; “Financial Disaster”: Could Dakota Access Pipeline Lose Its Contracts with Oil … Continued


  Story Guides: Caroline welcomes Bob Gough,  long time Lakota lawyer and straw bale permanent eco-village builder, filing scouting reports from Standing Rock http://www.intertribalcoup.org/  – segueing into Daniel Brezenoff (Political Activist, Writer, Professor of Human Services) will be on to discuss the upcoming Electoral College vote and his campaign of nationwide grassroots action; calling party officials, writing … Continued


Talkies

Standing Rock! PEN Oakland! Mark Coleman!

There is a protest in SF right now to support water protectors in North Dakota.  We join the scene.  PLUS: reknowned author Ishmael Reed join us to tell us the winners of this year’s PEN Oakland awards.  AND; Buddhist teacher Mark Coleman tells us how to make peace with our minds.  Not a moment too … Continued


UpFront

Scapegoatism. And Black Panters Party Cubs Fighting Alongside at Standing Rock

With Arsalan Iftikhar,  international human rights lawyer, global media commentator and founder of TheMuslimGuy.com. Arsalan is also the senior editor of The Islamic Monthly magazine.  He is author of the book SCAPEGOATS: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies & Threatens Our Freedoms. And Cat Brooks spoke to Chairman Fred Hampton Jr. at Standing Rock in North Dakota about the importance of building a … Continued


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