All News Articles for 2016-09-21

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
To Protect "Our Nation’s Future," Tribal Chairman Takes Fight Against Pipeline to UN
"I am here because oil companies are causing the deliberate destruction of our sacred places and burials," says chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe
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The Solidarity Grows: Over 1,200 Historians, Archaeologists, Museum Directors Denounce DAPL
"The significance of the cultural artifacts along the pipeline's proposed route is simply too great to sacrifice for a fossil fuel pipeline that would threaten not only these artifacts, but also land, water, tribal sovereignty, and the climate."
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The ruins of a house destroyed in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen. "Indifferent to Yemen's Misery," Senate Approves Massive Saudi Arms Deal
A bipartisan resolution to block the $1.15 billion weapons sale failed 71-27
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Because 'We're Running Out of Time,' World Leaders Finally Commit to Tackling Superbug Scourge
"It's clear that if we don't begin to reverse it now, it's going to be much harder in the future"
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'Inconsistent With Reality': Top Scientists Take Aim at Trump's Climate Denialism
Like the planet itself, write 375 scientists in open letter, the political system also has tipping points
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Protesters clashed with police after the fatal police shooting of Keith Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina. Protesters, Police Clash After Fatal Police Shooting in Charlotte, NC
Demonstrations erupted after a black man was shot and killed by police on Tuesday
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