Friday, June 23, 2017

Criminalising Standing Rock

Criminalising Standing Rock
Frank Barat
Recent revelations of the Intercept, expose how the US government is treating environmental activism at Standing Rock as an "insurgency". The investigation reveals that security firm TigerSwan has been working closely with at least five states to target the protesters of the Standing Rock camp as "jihadists", aiming to destroy and delegitimise the whole movement and those standing in solidarity with it. Read the article.