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How Standing Rock Solved My 2016, First World Problems
2016 was a rough year. After Nov. 8, it became almost unlivable. In my case, a sustained state of anxiety and depression erupted occasionally into nausea and panic. Behaviors buried since the Bush era made their reappearance, and I even did some brand-new things, like physically threaten someone...
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For-Profit Schools See Veterans as 'Nothing More Than Dollar Signs in Uniform'
A new report from the Department of Education shows that nearly 200 colleges are profiting from a legal loophole that allows them to target veterans for G.I. bill money
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Why I Answered the Call for Veterans to Go to Standing Rock
At Standing Rock, for the first time, I felt like I was finally serving the people.
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Veterans link arms during a prayer action at Standing Rock on Monday. News
Veterans at Standing Rock Ready to Take Clean Water Fight to Flint
'Our people are suffering. They are suffering in Standing Rock. They are suffering in Flint.'
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The Antiwar Tour
Two American veterans journeyed to Japan to apologize for US war crimes. They found a growing grassroots antiwar movement.
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Veterans and water protectors unite in prayer, calling for an end to the entire Dakota Access Pipeline project, in the midst of a blizzard Monday. News
'We Are Protectors': After DAPL Decision, Tribal Members Look to the Future of Pipeline Fight
"We've built a movement of movements. So what are going to do next? We're going to keep on going."
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Native Leaders Formally Forgive Veterans in Emotional Ceremony
"We didn't respect you, we polluted your Earth, we've hurt you in so many ways but we've come to say that we are sorry. We are at your service and we beg for your forgiveness," said veteran Wesley Clark, Jr.
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Buses carrying veterans from all around the country continue to arrive at Standing Rock. News
Heeding Call of Duty, Thousands of Veterans Stream into Standing Rock
Global unified prayer action greets thousands of veterans arriving in Standing Rock to act as 'human shields' for water protecters
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Naomi Klein, Tulsi Gabbard Travel to Standing Rock Alongside Veterans
Over 3,000 veterans are joined by prominent progressive voices as peaceful action on behalf Standing Rock Sioux Tribe gets underway
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Water protectors on horseback at the Oceti Sakowin camp. News
Veterans Arrive at Standing Rock to Act as 'Human Shields' for Water Protectors
'I signed up to serve my country and my people.'
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