Standing Rock to the World: 10 Indigenous and Environmental Struggles You Can Support in 2017

The Black Snake is not yet dead. Far from it. The corporations behind the Dakota Access pipeline made it clear that they “fully expect to complete construction of the pipeline without any additional rerouting in and around Lake Oahe.” Continue reading

National Congress of American Indians Demands Stop Work Order for the Dakota Access Pipeline

October 28th, 2016- The National Congress of American Indians [NCAI] has issued a statement to the Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Lieutenant General Todd Semonite demanding an immediate stop work order for the Dakota Access pipeline. Continue reading

Brutal Assaults on Water Protectors by Police State, Chairman Responds

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – This morning at approximately Noon, the Morton County Sheriff’s Office, officers deployed from other states, and the National Guard, descended upon protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline, located on highway 1806 near Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Continue reading

141 Water Protectors Arrested as Police Escalate Militarized Response

On Saturday, hundreds of water protectors from different nations were met with violence by militarized police in riot gear, and approximately 141 were arrested. Four protectors locked themselves to a disabled car at an active construction site, stopping construction for approximately 7 hours. Continue reading