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Jan. 4 2016 7:27 PM

The Monday Slatest Newletter

Oregon militia tower
A watch tower manned by militia members who have taken over areas of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon on Jan. 3, 2016.

Jim Urquart/Reuters

Armed protesters have taken over government-owned structures on a wildlife refuge in Oregon, which is only the latest in the series of extreme actions that conspiracy theorists have taken in response to government initiatives related to the seemingly mundane issue of livestock grazing fees. In other news:


Haqve a good day out there.