While celebrating his eldest son's lavish wedding, at which a number of famous singers and belly dancers performed, Nasser Hassan decided to "double the joy," he later recalled. He announced that his son Omar would marry his cousin Gharam.
Democracy Now speaks with Cody Hall of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, who had a warrant issued for his arrest. . .related to the Dakota Access pipeline. (With Prayer Protesters abused in these manners, all can see the Truth of where our country stands).
Fifty years ago this month, the Black Panther Party was born. Its history holds vital lessons for today's movement to confront racism and police violence; yet textbooks either misrepresent or minimize the significance of the Black Panthers.
"But, the main thing is that over 80 people, right now the confirmed amount from the sheriff, the Morgan County Sheriff's office, is that 83 people were arrested today, in a mass arrest situation." Peace.
More than 80 people were arrested in relation to Saturday's events, including a Unicorn Riot journalist. Below is video shot before the mass arrests, showing heavily armed police macing the crowd of peaceful water protectors.