In my view it is no surprise to see something like this hit the Trump White House even so early on in his administration. Frankly it has been utter chaos since day one and there were very early warning sings that parts of the administration were compromised. 180 more words
Here is the complaint in Oglala Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.):
This is a complaint for declaratory and injunctive relief to stop the construction and operation of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) until the Defendant United States Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) completes an environmental impact statement (EIS) that fully analyzes the impacts of the DAPL to the Tribe’s Treaty rights and rights in the Mni Wiconi Project as required by the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA).
Reuters has an interesting article today that outlines why Donald Trump’s position on the Islamic State falls right into the hands of ISIS. Trump’s ban on the 7 majority countries and his administration’s rhetoric that suggests Muslims somehow impose an immediate threat to the United States may give the extremists exactly what they are looking for. 50 more words