Nika Knight, staff writer
Water protectors on horseback at the Oceti Sakowin camp.
"I signed up to serve my country and my people and I did that overseas," Indigenous U.S. Navy veteran Brandee Paisano told the CBC. "I didn't think I'd have to do it here, on this land, so here I am. This is what I need to be doing."
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Out of nine technology companies, from Facebook to Booz Allen Hamilton, only...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Marking what one advocacy group hailed as " major steps towards justice ," the...


In what has been likened to a classical "hero's journey," Chris Turley - a decorated wounded veteran of Afghanistan and member of the Osage Nation - arrived at Sacred Stone camp after a prayerful, two-week, 800-mile trek on foot from Oklahoma. One of the first of over 2,000 vets coming this weekend and a self-described "warrior of this country" raising funds for both vets' programs and Standing Rock, comrades say Turley exemplifies "the highly contagious emotion we call courage."

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