Tag Archives: Dakota Access Pipeline

Federal Judge: Public Has No Right To Know About Dakota Pipeline Spill Risks By
  MINNEAPOLIS– While the fight to prevent the controversial construction of the Dakota Access pipeline has largely faded from the minds of most Americans, the pipeline’s parent company – Energy Transfer Partners –...
Lawsuits Pile Up Against Trump’s Keystone Pipeline Order By
Rising to the challenge set by the Trump administration’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, environmental organizations and Indigenous groups are already firing back with a pair of lawsuits and an energized vow to resist the controversial, 1,700-mile conduit. “This...
BREAKING: Keystone XL Pipeline Officially Approved By
Published in partnership with True Activist. Before the struggle over the Dakota Access pipeline came to the forefront of national news, there was the Keystone XL pipeline. Commissioned in 2010 by the TransCanada corporation, the seven-year-long debate over the pipeline’s...
‘Sabotage’ Attempts On Dakota Access Pipeline Days Before It Goes Operational By
South Dakota — The battle was lost, but apparently the war continues on for water protectors who are still trying to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). The Associated Press is reporting that suspected vandals, possibly individuals from the #NoDAPL campaign, have...
District Court Decision Means Dakota Access Pipeline Oil Will Soon Flow By
(REPORT) — U.S. District Judge James Boasberg has rejected the Cheyenne River Sioux tribe’s request to halt the last section of the Dakota Access pipeline. As they have before, the tribe argued the pipeline’s construction would lead to the desecration of their...
Four Day D.C. March Against Dakota Access Pipeline Begins Today By
(REPORT) — Native Americans from around the country are revving up to kick off a four-day demonstration on the steps of Capitol Hill, in continued protest against the Trump administration’s decision to move forward with the Dakota Access oil pipeline. The demonstration...
Wisconsin State Patrol Return To DAPL Admits Mass Arrests, Testing New Strategy? By
(REPORT) — As Dakota Access police operations intensify, Wisconsin State Patrol has deployed a second officer group. This occurs shortly following raids on some of the last well-entrenched water protector camps. It’s also a move seemingly contrary to the reason...
DAPL Protesters, Police Prepare For Impending Deadline By
CANNON BALL, N.D. (REPORT) — The last people remaining at a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp prayed and set fire to a handful of wooden structures on Wednesday, hours ahead of a deadline set by the Army Corps of Engineers to close the camp. Some of the praying protesters...
Dakota Access Pipeline Memo Supporting Tribal Rights Buried By Trump Administration By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Indigenous water protectors at Standing Rock, who have fought construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, are surrounded by militarized police forces. They face an evacuation order that the state of North Dakota and Army Corps...
Deadline Looms For Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp By
WASHINGTON (REPORT) — As dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline, a few hundred holdouts rise for another day of resistance. They aren’t deterred by the threat of flooding, nor by declarations...