This week, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline shut down and drained of oil by August 5th. On Wednesday, the Nation Magazine hosted a forum of Native American leaders who have been fighting the pipeline for years. In this clip, Indigenous youth leader Tokata Iron Eyes, a member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, shares her response to the decision.
Last month, locally organized Black Lives Matter demonstrations cropped up in locations from Aspen to Parachute. Mostly the events occurred without incident. However after some tense moments during a march in Rifle on June 19th, some residents feel they’re being sent a clear message not to speak up in the City of Rifle.
Because of the world wide reaction to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Memorial day, this entire program is guide on what to do if you are at the wrong place at the wrong time and find yourself in the middle of a demonstration or riot that you don’t want to be in. It also provides suggestions if you are in a demonstration by choice. You can find a link to the show's full transcript by clicking the headline.
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