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World famous reporter, anchor woman has been threatened with arrest for her viral coverage in North Dakota over the Labor Day weekend of the Native American-led protests against the Dakota Access pipeline. Dakota Access was caught destroying Standing Rock Sioux sacred sites and ancient burial grounds. Amy and her crew followed the peaceful demonstrators onto the land and filmed the pipeline company security attaching the demonstrators with mace and attach dogs (aka, kill dogs) who bit many of the demonstrators. Being the only media present the coverage went viral and was picked up by many Main-Stream-Media.

The warrant for criminal trespassing was issued by the State of North Dakota. As of yet none of the attachers have been charged.
As a result the Federal Government has put a hold on most of the project.

Also Jill Stein, Green Party Presidential Candidate was issued a criminal trespass warrant after she, among the demonstrators, spray painted "I Approve This Message" on a bulldozer blade.

See Amy's coverage here http://www.democracynow.org

About the photo: this was taken at the WNMU Global Resource Center in 2012 at one of 2 different visits to Silver City by Amy Goodman to support the establishment of GMCR Community Radio KURU. From left is Kyle Johnson, KURU; Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan Democracy Now Producer.


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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our PAws' Cause Thrift Store
Farmer's Market
Tai Chi Chuan
Permaculture Silver City - Monthly Meeting - Aquaponics!
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Ecstatic Dance
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Laughter Club at 12:15pm
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi Chuan
New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Silver City Rotary Club Meeting
Hapkido Class
Compassionate Friends Gathering
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Wine & The Word @The Toad Brewery
ToSC Council Meeting- Agenda
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Hapkido Class
Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group Meeting
Insight Buddhist Meditation
Tai Chi Chuan
Farmer's Market
Gin Rummy
A Community Storytelling Project
MRAC Annual Meeting
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Volunteer at The Bike Works 3-7pm
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
The WildWorks Youth Space
Blooming Lotus Meditation
Pet Central Thrift Store
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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Qi Gung for Health at the Lotus Center
Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery
Hapkido Class
Pet Central Thrift Store
Community Bike Ride @ The Bike Works










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