Gregg Phillips sits on the board of True the Vote, a group that peddles exaggerated claims of voter fraud while pressing for restrictive voting laws.
Even if you can't show up at the wintry encampments, you can join Water Protectors in other ways: from calling the North Dakota governor, to breaking up with your bank.
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John Cavanagh is the director of the Institute for Policy Studies and author, most recently, of Development Redefined: How the Market Met Its Match (with Robin Broad).