Governor Orders Evacuation at Standing Rock, Tribe Calls on Army Corps to Reaffirm ‘No Forcible Removal’

Standing Rock water protectors are responding to North Dakota governor Jack Dalrymple’s ordered to immediately evacuate the main encampment opposing the Dakota Access pipeline. In the following video, Dallas Goldtooth from the Indigenous Environmental Network and other representatives at the Sacred… Read More

‘Mourning Day: Water is Life, Life is Struggle’ By Leonard Peltier

BY LEONARD PELTIER Via CounterPunch   Here we are again. This time the year is 2016. It has been more than 41 years since I last walked free and was able to see the sun rise and sit… Read More

Over 160 Injured After Police Attack Water Protectors With Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas and Water Cannons

Via Unicorn Riot: Cannon Ball, ND – Water protectors attempting to clear two damaged military trucks from Highway 1806 were met with a militarized response by law enforcement working to ensure the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline… Read More

Merger of Oil and Gas Infrastructure Companies Would Be Largest Ever

Via Food and Water Watch: While the bold resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline continues in North Dakota, a backroom deal has been brokered to make Big Oil and Gas even stronger. Enbridge — a major backer of… Read More