Headlines for February 08, 2017; ACLU: We’re in a Dangerous Situation as Gov’t Claims That Courts Have No Role Reviewing Muslim Ban; Inside the ACLU’s Fight Against Trump’s Muslim Ban, with the Attorney Whose Lawsuit First Halted It; A Violation of Tribal & Human Rights: Standing Rock Chair Slams Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline; Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota Access Pipeline.
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