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."
With disappointing rulings in both Kansas and North Dakota, critics say: "Don't look to the judiciary to protect your voting rights."
" This decision ensures that hundreds, perhaps thousands of Native Americans...
"This is why the Supreme Court matters...It's about the very nature of American...
Shut It Down - Climate Direct Action
Indigenous Environment Network
Oil Change International
Center for Biological Diversity