The stand-off between the Standing Rock Sioux and the Dakota Access pipeline shows no sign of ending.
The first one-day continent-wide women's strike occurred in Latin America this month to focus attention on femicide and violence against women.
Sarah Lazare is a staff writer for AlterNet. A former staff writer for Common Dreams, she coedited the book About Face: Military Resisters Turn Against War. Follow her on Twitter: @sarahlazare.