The Week Ahead: March 13

The Week Ahead: March 13

Last week Congress introduced the Republican alternative to the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Almost immediately, detractors came forward. Notable opposition came from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), the American Medical Association, the American...
A Look at Standing Rock

A Look at Standing Rock

Photo Credit: Dark Sevier CC BY-NC 2.0 A place and a people Standing Rock refers to both a place and a people. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (SRST) is a tribe of Native Americans comprised of Dakota and Lakota people. Their originally agreed-upon tribal land was...
Week of Feb 6: Stand With Standing Rock

Week of Feb 6: Stand With Standing Rock

On January 24th, President Trump issued a Presidential Memorandum instructing the Army Corps of Engineers to proceed with the process to authorize the completion of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has vowed to fight every attempt to...