People Power

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Republican lawmakers on Thursday were met with a deluge of outrage and calls to stand against the American Health Care Act (ACHA) while the planned House vote was thrown into disarray as defections mounted. House Speaker Paul Ryan postponed a 3:30pm press conference shortly before it was reported that Thursday's vote was cancelled after he and...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Bernie Sanders speaks at a protest against SEC nominee Jay Clayton
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) rallied against...
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...


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."