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The standoff, showdown, occupation, protest, insurrection, or whatever the heck it is that's going on in rural Oregon has created a lot of emotional reaction, but not much in the way of fact-based discussion—so Vox released this handy explainer today to clear up some things. Basically, the video covers three things: what's happened so far, what the government and politicians are doing and saying, and what recent history (Waco, Ruby Ridge) is affecting law enforcement's behavior.

Sources: Vox