Photo credit: A man holds an American flag while marching with veterans and activists outside the Oceti Sakowin camp where "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., December 5, 2016. (Stephen Yang/ Reuters)
Update from Standing Rock, and Governor Brown's environmental record
From this Episode:
The battle over Access Pipeline continues
This week, Energy Transfer Partners resumed construction on the North Dakota Access Pipeline, which had been on hold since December. Now the Standing Rock Sioux are asking a...
How green is Governor Brown?
California Governor Jerry Brown has positioned himself as a leader in fighting climate change. But Consumer Watchdog has a new report questioning whether Brown’s...
How Federal law protects Backpage.com as place for underage sex trafficking
Backpage.com makes a lot of money adverstising sex, and those ads often feature underage trafficked girls. Years of litigation have failed to find Backpage liable.
Is '50 Shades Darker' steamy or tedious?
Our movie critics review new films, including the sequel to “Fifty Shades of Grey;” “A United Kingdom,” a love story starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike; and the much...