It’s been a number of years since the Standing Rock Encampment in North Dakota. Many people are continuing to cash in and rewrite the history of the camp and their involvement and lack of to give themselves credibility.
This page revives KPPP-LP 88.1 Radio coverage of Standing rock from August 2016 to January 2017 for research and clarity from the on the ground coverage.
No movement where people demanded their rights has ever been successful without the oppressed rising up. And usually, a critical mass of the target group must rise up before a shift in ideas or behaviors begins to take place. It was how the civil rights movement was won. Today, however, we hear there is a war on women’s rights and women are losing the battle.
Condemnation of authorities or government – – even when those entities are being outrageous—goes against our better judgment as ‘good Americans’. My zeal in fact finding and repeating news was coming across as hatred of police—which is totally untrue.
I do, however, hate injustice. Currently (and historically) police and government authorities have been at the heart of many of those injustices.
I had never thought of my grandmother as a “mother figure” before her death. She was way too cool for that. Despite being the epitome of a dignified woman, Jesus was fun and funny. Her lessons about life, love, self respect have been priceless to me.
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Find me at the movies and put your queer lens on if you wish!
Critique to date:There have been a lot of articles written about Elizabeth Warren’s use of Direct to Market testing to prove her native ancestry and what it means both politically and socially in the USA. This action was complicated & layered by the involvement of Carlos Bustamante, a Latino genomicist who has been a vocal advocate for Amerindigenous research. Many of the strongest objections have come from American Indian academics and genome scientists. These highly credentialed Natives have come under attack from laypeople & media alike for being out of touch with grassroots Native community members.
The people that have been identified in this report are persons that are connected to groups and leaders which were involved in the protest which unfolded against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota from April 2016 through February 2017 and which our station has been investigating since then.
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Las personas que se encuentran identificadas en esta nota son personas que están vinculadas a grupos y líderes que vengo investigando desde el 2016 cuando se desató una protesta en contra del oleoducto Dakota Access Pipeline en Dakota del norte. Las experiencias que se vivieron aquí en Dakota del norte por culpa de estos individuos y los grupos que lideraban llevó a que muchas personas inocentes y terceros terminarán siendo víctimas de sus acciones, ya sea por lesiones, robos, secuestros, violaciones, y mas.
Jen Thomas was assaulted by 33 year old officer Matt Lambert of the Moorhead, PD on September 9, 2018 after police were called to a Buffalo Wild Wings reporting Ms. Thomas was suicidal and brandishing a BB gun.