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Dakota Access Pipeline Opponents Target Pipeline’s Major Financial Contracts By
Anti-pipeline protesters at the Standing Rock campgrounds are shifting their attention to January 1, when the company behind the Dakota Access Pipeline had promised shippers to finish construction, potentially jeopardizing deals...
Iowans Make U-Turn Against Trump In Dakota Access Pipeline Fight By
Iowans who voted for Donald Trump will soon be fighting against him, as anti-establishment Iowans come to see his “true colors” on property rights, climate change and native sovereignty, environmentalist Ed Fallon, who has been leading the fight against the Dakota Access...
Not Just Standing Rock: Pipelines Threaten Native Lands Across The Country By
NEW YORK — As completion of the Dakota Access pipeline remains on standby after the Army Corps of Engineers announced on Sunday that it would not authorize the development company to drill under the Missouri River near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North...
Police Fire Tear Gas On DAPL Protestors As Pipeline Nears Completion By
With the election furor drowning out most other stories, the struggle to prevent the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline has fallen from the public view. However, the situation there is escalating as the controversial project is nearing the completion of the pipeline’s...
Keystone Pipeline Company Will Try Again Under Trump Presidency By
TransCanada, the company behind the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, said Wednesday it will try again to build the pipeline under a Donald Trump presidency, who will likely give it the green light. “We are evaluating ways to engage the new administrations on the benefits,...
Video: Journalist Covering Pipeline Protests Shot While Conducting Interview By
Tensions continue to escalate in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, where protesters attempt to peacefully face off against riot police and the National Guard. In addition to being maced and beaten with batons, activists opposing the four-state Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) have...
UN Investigating Human Rights Abuses At Dakota Oil Pipeline Protest By
MOSCOW – The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is investigating allegations of human rights abuses committed by North Dakota law enforcement officers against Native Americans protesting the Dakota Access pipeline construction, media reported...
Tensions Rise As Pipeline Construction Nears #NoDAPL Blockade By
Oceti Sakowin, ND – On Sunday, October 23rd, water protectors extended camp beyond the overflow site, just north of the Standing Rock reservation, to the pipeline easement line. The Oceti Sakowin declared eminent domain on land bought by Dakota Access and set up their...
Beyond Dakota Access: Energy Transfer Partners Pipelines To Ferry Fracked Gas To Mexico By
AUSTIN, Texas — Even as Native American activists continue to block construction of the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota and the three other states along its planned 1,100 mile trail, U.S. energy pipeline infrastructure — and opposition to it — is...
North Dakota ‘Water Protectors’ Reclaim Land, Build New Camps To Block Dakota Access Pipeline By
STANDING ROCK RESERVATION, North Dakota — In response to the fast pace of pipeline construction and mounting pressure from an increasingly violent police presence, activists opposed to the Dakota Access pipeline are expanding their efforts to block construction in...