Andrea Germanos, staff writer
To the Standing Rock Sioux and their allies who stepped up their resistance this weekend with a new protest camp reclaimed through eminent domain, Dakota Access Pipeline developer Energy Transfer Partners has a stern message: get out or face prosecution. Protesters can leave the property, the company stated Tuesday, according to the Associated...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Honduran Indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres, pictured here, is among the 58 human rights activists killed in Latin America between January and May of this year. (Photo via Global Witness)
Last year was the deadliest year for human rights activists in Latin America—...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
In a landmark ruling on Monday, an appeals court said federal authorities may...


Though he gets the appeal of free snow cones and penguins, John Oliver is more worried about the environmental impact of an estimated 40,000 eager tourists a year traipsing to and inevitably trashing Antarctica. His solution: A hilarious anti-tourism PSA.