The 80 year Koch brothers announced at the start of the 2016 election cycle, they were prepared to spend in excess of a 1000 million dollars to turn the tide of the election to favor the republican party who are the well paid foot soldiers of the rich and the privileged.
The mainstream media knows that the construction of the oil pipeline is wrong or the standoff would be Broadcasted for the high ratings.
AP is reporting the property is privately owned by oil
Which is also wrong.
Has Julian Assange gone missing/"gone missing"?
...'world deafened by his silence'
"media" largely silent
You know what the health care premiums cost in Canada under our government run single payer health care. ZERO, nothing, nada. AND everybody from birth to death is covered. Whats more its been that way since 1967. NO ONE in Canada dies or suffers because they have no health care. Being government the cost to operate this health care must be SKY HIGH, wrong , the actual operating cost is 6 cents of every dollar, the rest goes to make the sick well and comfort the dying.
The Affordable Care Act otherwise known as Obama-care is in the news because premiums are rising.
Yes, finally sick people are going to doctors and getting treated and health insurance companies are paying claims.
SpeakTruthToPower quote "I just heard a caller talking about how the Koch brothers are having textbooks rewritten to erase ideas like the New Deal from history"
It's even worse than what you've described, the Koch brothers for their millions in donations to Florida State University, are demanding that a condition of those donations, they the Koch brother get to design the university cirriculum and have say on hiring and firing of university professors.
Rather strange that a state that is barely above sea level would continue burning fossil fuels in preference to creating renewables. Typical Republican solution damn the problem; Money matters, peoples lives and property do not.