People Power

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Protests in Youngstown, Ohio on Tuesday served as a counter-point to Donald Trump's campaign-style rally in the working class town, telling the president that he was "not welcome," has failed to fulfill his campaign promises, and is pushing a disastrous healthcare bill. Trump's rally at the Covelli Centre (located in a county that narrowly voted...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Vigil at open-air chapel
A group of about 30 Catholic nuns in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, who...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Atlantic City, NJ passed an ordinance banning the corporate takeover of public water Wednesday.
Atlantic City, New Jersey's city council on Tuesday easily passed an ordinance...


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."