For marginalized people in our society - the undocumented, blacks, Muslims, Native Americans, many others - life has always been precarious. Now, all Americans are experiencing threats: to our healthcare, our basic rights, our principles of justice.
When Khizr Khan stood at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia earlier this year and said directly to Donald Trump, "Have you even read the United States Constitution?" he was asking the right question.
President-Elect Donald Trump formally announced Thursday his support for the completion of the Dakota Access Pipeline. His transition team noted that his support for the pipeline "had nothing to do with his personal investments."
Cannonball River, North DakotaâEUR"Thousands of U.S. military veterans and first responders are arriving in Lakota Treaty territory to support the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and Oceti Sakowin (Seven Council Fires) peaceful protests to stop the Dakota Access
Trump's white working-class supporters won't be celebrating for long. Just three short weeks after the election, the president-elect has already shown clear signs that his concern for their welfare is about as real as Trump U's concern for its students.
"Every day children are perishing in rural Yemen, where two-thirds of the nationâEUR(TM)s population lives. Parents are forced to decide between saving their sick children and preventing healthier ones from following the same perilous route." Peace.
One of the spiritual leaders of Standing Rock is Doug Good Feather, the great-grand-nephew of Sitting Bull and a two-tour Iraq War veteran âEUR" he's headed back to Standing Rock this weekend with a group of 2,000 veterans to help protect and support...