Local activists urge community to do their part to actively oppose Dakota Access Pipeline

Efrain Montalvo, a cultural liaison at the Chicago chapter of the International Indigenous Youth Council, at an event hosted by Evanston Public Library. The event included a discussion about the latest developments on the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota and Illinois, as well as issues of Native...

Trump making good on promises to coal miners

Editorial(Photo: Record Searchlight) Reducing harmful regulations and bringing back blue-collar jobs were major themes of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Now he is following through on those pledges. President Trump signed legislation repealing an Interior Department rule finalized in the...

Episcopal leader and church reflect Washougal community’s values

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church • Address: 2350 Main St., Washougal • Information: 360-835-5301 • Services: 10 a.m. Sundays The Rev. Jessie Smith’s tattoo sleeve on one arm has an Alice in Wonderland theme. The other may be called her religious arm: There’s a tattoo of a seraphim, an angel that...

Anti-Trump movement is nothing like Tea Party – Corpus Christi Caller

People hold a banner as they take part in a protest march in London, against U.S. President Donald Trump’s ban on travellers and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries entering the U.S., Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. Thousands of protesters have marched on Parliament in London to demand that...

How To Build A Sustainable Trump Resistance

Reprinted with permission from AlterNet. Resistance is breaking out all over: the women’s marches, the immigration airport protests and Sally Yates, the State Department mass dissents,and  the battle for the Supreme Court with much more to come. But where are we going?  Are we simply calling for a return...

Several states introducing legislation to criminalize protests

In the wake of almost monthly protests across the nation, GOP lawmakers from several states have passed or drafted bills that would criminalize or penalize what one state is calling “professional” agitating. According to a report from The Hill, some states like North Dakota, South Dakota and Tennessee...

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