Today, the Standing Rock Sioux lawsuit is receiving a hearing in a U.S. District Court in Washington D.C. In coordination with this hearing, supporters of the Standing Rock protesters and of the human right of clean water will come together outside the courthouse at 333 Constitution Avenue NW.
Western Refining apparently doesn’t need the subsidies from New Mexico. The Republican Party is happy to take that money from Western Refining, and to use it to support congressional candidates who claim that climate change isn’t happening at all.
Senator Johnson is spreading misinformation in the middle of a global climate crisis, for the sake of his political career, which has been propped up by big corporations that profit from the fossil fuels economy.