Newswire: Shailene Woodley arrested at oil pipeline protest, streams it on Facebook Live

Divergent star Shailene Woodley is quickly establishing herself as one of the biggest political activists of her generation, at least in the sense that she’s famous and seems to care about stuff going on in the world more than other famous people her age do. In fact, just today she received a legitimate political activist merit badge by getting arrested during a peaceful protest of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. Woodley didn’t just get arrested, though, she got arrested while streaming a video of the protest on Facebook Live. As far as Facebook videos go, it’s pretty badass.

Woodley previously made politics-related headlines for passionately standing on the Bernie Sanders train, sticking by that lovable Democratic Socialist even as Hillary Clinton was officially named the presidential nominee at the Democratic National Convention. These days, she’s been furthering the ideals of Sanders’ high-minded political …

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