• Dakota Access Pipeline Opposition Encouraging Activism Across US

    4 monthes ago - By CBS

    BISMARCK, N.D. - The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota, with main opposing groups asking for activism to be spread around the U.S., a call heeded when a banner was unfurled during an NFL game on New Year's Day.
    The message also has evolved from a struggle against a single four-state pipeline to an effort to advance the rights of Native Americans, the leader of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe says.
    “The opportunity to build awareness started at Standing Rock, and it's spreading out to other...
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By Miami Herald

    The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota, with main opposing groups asking for activism...
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By xFinity

    BISMARCK, N.D. - The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota, with main opposing groups asking for activism to be spread around the U.S., a call heeded when a banner was unfurled during an NFL game on New Year's Day.
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    The demonstrations in other states are examples of how Dakota Access protests are helping highlight other regional issues and broader issues of concerns to Native Americans, such land rights under old treaties with the federal government and the need for state and federal governments to better consult with tribes when it comes to infrastructure projects that affect them, Goldtooth said.
    Goldtooth's group, as well as Honor the Earth and the International Indigenous Youth Council , issued a statement Dec. 9 urging people to stop traveling to the camp "and instead take bold action in your...
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today

    BISMARCK, N.D. - The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota, with main opposing groups asking for activism to be spread around the U.S.,...
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By News OK

    BISMARCK, N.D. - The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota.
    Main opposing groups asked for activism to be spread around the U.S., a call heeded when a banner was unfurled during an NFL game on New Year's Day and when there was a demonstration at the Rose Parade in California.
    Meanwhile, the camp's population is down to a few hundred.
    Indigenous Environmental Network organizer Dallas Goldtooth says opposition groups are seeing their request for broader activism materialize.
    It's a strategy...
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  • Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    Patchwork of Dakota Access protests across US encouraged

    4 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    BISMARCK, N.D. - The front lines of the battle against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline are shifting away from the dwindling encampment in North Dakota, with main opposing groups asking for activism to be spread around the U.S., a call heeded when a banner was unfurled during an NFL game on New Year's [...]
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