Award-winning actress Jane Fonda — a sharp critic of the government’s failure to honor treaties with Native American First Nations – supports Standing Rock. Continue reading Jane Fonda closes her bank account with Wells Fargo to support Standing Rock
As the Standing Rock protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline has gone from bad to worse to hopeful to tentative, dozens of documentarians have descended on the Sioux reservation — 34 teams, according to the tribal database. Continue reading ‘Respect the Feathers’: Who Tells Standing Rock’s Story?
Russia’s ambassador to Turkey has been assassinated in front of terrified witnesses allegedly in retaliation for the crisis in Aleppo. Continue reading Russian Ambassador to Turkey Is Assassinated in Ankara
A lorry has ploughed into a busy Christmas market in the heart of Berlin, killing nine people and injuring many more, police say. Continue reading Berlin: 9 dead, at least 50 injured
President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team is working behind the scenes to make inroads with Native American tribes. Continue reading Trump team reaches out to Native Americans
On Saturday an agreement was reached to allow “humanitarian cases” to leave two besieged government-held Shia villages in northwestern Syria, a step that would allow the resumption of civilian and rebel evacuations from eastern Aleppo which were suspended a day earlier, Hezbollah’s media arm and a monitoring group said. Continue reading Deal reached to resume evacuation of eastern Aleppo, surrounding areas
Fog is affecting travel in southern England with some flights cancelled due to poor visibility at London airports. Continue reading Flights disrupted as fog descends on London’s airports