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.
Dennis Trainor, Jr. is the host and producer of Acronym TV. He has also produced and directed the documentaries American Autumn: an Occudoc and Legalize Democracy. Follow him on twitter (@DennisTrainorJr).