28 Oct '16, 2pm

#NoDAPL

“Imagine: You’re in this field in North Dakota with no cell service, and you’re praying, and there are people with assault rifles and helicopters overhead—police and private security and the national guard arming themselves. And it’s all against indigenous people praying over the land—praying.” That’s how Tara Houska (Couchiching and Ojibwe) describes the scene at the Sacred Stone Camp near the Missouri River, where Native American activists and allies are in a desperate fight to prevent the completion of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. Houska, the national campaigns director for the native-led organization Honor the Earth , is one of the thousands of people—from at least 200 Native American nations—who have converged on the treaty lands of the Standing Rock Sioux to defeat the pipeline. On Thursday, the months-long standoff between water defenders and the oil infrastructu...

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ecowatch.com 28 Oct '16, 1pm

In Cannonball, North Dakota, more than 100 police with military equipment are advancing on a resistance camp established b...

Armed police arrest 141 protesters over Dakota Access Pipeline

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inhabitat.com 28 Oct '16, 2pm

In the letter he said, “Peaceful protests are being met with military vehicles and heavily armed law enforcement personnel...

15 Indigenous Women on the Frontlines of the Da...

ecowatch.com 30 Oct '16, 12am

We want no pipeline. We want no oil going through our river, through our land. We want alternative energy sources—the sun ...

30 Powerful Photos Show Standoff Between Milita...

ecowatch.com 29 Oct '16, 1pm

Heavily armed authorities pushed through a supply area for the Water Protectors blockade Thursday. The public witnessed a ...

15 Indigenous Women on the Frontlines of the Da...

ecowatch.com 29 Oct '16, 5pm

We want no pipeline. We want no oil going through our river, through our land. We want alternative energy sources—the sun ...

#NoDAPL

ecowatch.com 28 Oct '16, 9pm

[Click here for the latest on the Dakota Access Pipeline: 141 Arrested During Police Raid of Camp Halting Construction of ...

An obscure disaster-relief law was used to clea...

grist.org 28 Oct '16, 8pm

An obscure disaster-relief law was used to clear the Dakota Access camp. The 1996 Emergency Management Assistance Compact ...

Security Firm Running Dakota Access Pipeline In...

desmogblog.com 28 Oct '16, 8pm

TigerSwan is one of several security firms under investigation for its work guarding the Dakota Access pipeline in North D...

Donald Trump has a yuge vested interest in the ...

inhabitat.com 28 Oct '16, 11am

Details of the financial relationship between Energy Transfers and Trump were disclosed in the candidate’s monthly Federal...

Trump's Connection to Dakota Access Pipeline via @EcoWatch

Trump's Connection to Dakota Access Pipeline vi...

ecowatch.com 30 Oct '16, 6am

Continental Resources —the company founded and led by CEO Harold Hamm , energy adviser to Donald Trump's presidential camp...

30 Powerful Photos Show Standoff Between Milita...

ecowatch.com 29 Oct '16, 3pm

Heavily armed authorities pushed through a supply area for the Water Protectors blockade Thursday. The public witnessed a ...

This Natural Disaster Assistance Law Is Why Other States Are Policing Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

This Natural Disaster Assistance Law Is Why Oth...

desmogblog.com 27 Oct '16, 9pm

Almost exactly 20 years ago, President Bill Clinton signed into law a bill creating an interstate agreement for emergency ...

Standing Rock youth bring the Dakota Access fight to Clinton HQ

Standing Rock youth bring the Dakota Access fig...

grist.org 28 Oct '16, 1am

The conflict over the Dakota Access oil pipeline continues to escalate, but Hillary Clinton still hasn’t taken a clear pos...

[email protected] Delivers Solar Panels to Camp Whe...

ecowatch.com 27 Oct '16, 1pm

Actor Mark Ruffalo and Native Renewables founder Wahleah Johns presented Standing Rock Sioux tribal elders with mobile sol...

Governor Uses Emergency Order to Bring Out-of-S...

ecowatch.com 25 Oct '16, 8pm

The origins of the state's overreaction can be traced to a lawsuit filed by the oil pipeline company—Dakota Access—against...