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Lakota elders forgive veterans for historical atrocities against natives at Standing Rock forgiveness ceremony

Hundreds of protesters and veterans held a “forgiveness ceremony” at Prairie Knights Casino and Resort on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on Monday, one day after the U.S. Army Corps...

I spent 36 hours in jail with Standing Rock protesters

Police in riot gear knocked down and arrested Granny RedFeather less than 10 feet from me. They had already pointed guns, fingers on their triggers, and used ear-piercing sound...

Things that Matter: “Are things going to be alright?”

“There is grace, though, and wonder, on the way. Only they are hard to see, hard to embrace, for those compelled to wander in darkness.” -Poem by anonymous inmate of Auschwitz, written on a...

Army Corps issues eviction notice to Standing Rock protesters

John Henderson, District Colonel for the Army Corps of Engineers, issued an eviction notice for the present location of the Oceti Sakowin camp to Chairman David Archambault II "to...
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North Dakota police claim rubber bullets not used on Standing Rock protesters

The Nov. 20 events started with Standing Rock protesters removing one of the trucks from the bridge around 6 p.m., said Lieutenant Tom Iverson with the North Dakota State Highway...

State of North Dakota sends probable cause affidavit for arrest of journalist Adam Schrader...

Adam Schrader, 26, was arrested while covering the Standing Rock protests on Oct. 27, despite identifying himself as press to arresting officers. This is the state's justification for his...

Police use fire hose, tear gas and rubber bullets against protesters attempting to clear...

Standing Rock protesters attempted to clear large burned trucks off a bridge north of the Oceti Sakowin camp Sunday night. The bridge was incapacitated during illegal actions to protest...
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Artist completes project illustrating portraits of 100 influential woman

A St. Louis cartoonist and illustrator, who goes by the name Rori, recently completed a project intended to raise awareness of powerful women from history. The "100 Days 100 Women" series...

Things That Matter: Mixed Messages

This election has been hard on all of us, but it's had a harder impact on some than on others. Here are some thoughts from Matt Holloway, a college...
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Book Review: Trevor Noah’s ‘Born A Crime’

Stand-up comedian Trevor Noah, 32, has become a household name after he took over Jon Stewart’s beloved Daily Show in Dec. 2014. He had quite the pair of shoes...

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