This is the end of the Standing Rock camp. For now. "People have said their last prayers, and offered cedar to the sacred fire and are also burning these structures we have ceremonially built, so they must be ceremonially removed,"
It's easy to feel overwhelmed by the size of the refugee problem confronting the world today. But one energetic university professor in Germany decided that bemoaning and hand-wringing wasn't solving anything, so she decided to take action.