Dakota Access Pipeline

Nika Knight, staff writer
A protest calls for divestment from Wells Fargo for funding the Dakota Access Pipeline.
A U.S. appeals court on Saturday shut down a last-ditch effort to put a stop to the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) , allowing oil to flow as early as Monday . The appeals court affirmed a lower court's ruling last week that decided against an emergency injunction, sought by the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River Sioux tribes, which would have...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Native Nations Rise march in Washington, D.C.
"Water is life!" was the cry heard throughout Washington, D.C., on Friday as...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
An interfaith celebration and prayer service is taking place Thursday evening...


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."