Standing Rock Sioux and their allies demonstrated at the offices of the law firm, Fredrikson and Byron to protest the firm's representation of Energy Transfer Partners.
With the NFL regular season approaching, some American football fans are getting a rude awakening from their off-season slumber.
"This isn't the flag I fought under in Vietnam," stated highly decorated vet Sam Felton.
"How are we supposed to raise our families without good jobs? Is that what you call 'winning'?"
"If the governor of Minnesota can ask the President to do something, we sure as hell can."
What was intended to be a 49-hour sit-in for at Senator Marco Rubio's downtown office on Monday was cut short by police.
Tennessee Democrats may wish to reconsider their decision to commemorate one of the perpetrators of genocide against Native Americans.
"I chose to get arrested during Holy Week because too many of our immigrant and refugee brothers and sisters are suffering."
In the midst of the bureaucratic uproar, citizens are gearing up to vote at the Cook County State's Attorney election on March 15.
"The TPP represents a giant step in the wrong direction that will blow a hole in the American economy, which will have to struggle for decades to recover."