Water Protector Sentenced To Time In Federal Prison For DAPL Protests

By Alexandra Jacobo, Nation of Change. -

Michael “Little Feather” Giron, a member of the Coastal Band of the Chumash Nation, was sentenced to thirty-six months in federal prison this week. He is the first person to be sentenced to [...]

NoDAPL Water Protector Sentenced To Thirty-Six Months By Federal Judge

By Staff, Unicornriot.ninja -

Little Feather has already served fifteen months that will count as time served. The federal sentencing comes as Red Fawn Fallis awaits sentencing on June 25th, 2018 and Michael “Rattler” [...]

Update NoDAPL Water Protector Court Cases

By Staff, Lastrealindians.com -

Of the 831 state arrests from Standing Rock, 578 have concluded so far. A large majority of those, (337), were won through dismissal or acquittal at trial. This is a huge success for Water [...]

Understanding How Media Protects The Status Quo

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Corporate media outlets in the United States represent the interests of the wealthy elites. They distract the public with meaningless tidbits such as what a celebrity said or did, rather than [...]

Black Snake Killaz: A #NoDAPL Story

By Unicorn Riot, www.unicornriot.ninja -

By Unicorn Riot. Black Snake Killaz is a feature-length documentary film about the resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline. This film explores actions taken by water protectors to stop the [...]

Standing Rock Police Violence Lawsuit Moves Toward Trial

By Water Protector Legal Collective, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Water Protector Legal Collective. Dundon v. Kirchmeier is a federal civil rights class action lawsuit challenging police violence on the night of November 20-21, 2016, at Backwater Bridge near [...]

Chase Iron Eyes Pleads Necessity Defense Against #NoDPL Riot Charge

By Sameer Rao, www.colorlines.com -

By Sameer Rao for Color Lines. Native attorney and activist Chase Iron Eyes believes that the Dakota Access Pipeline’s (DAPL) attack on his ancestral homeland justified his and other water [...]

A Victory For Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

By Staff, www.theindigenousamericans.com -

By The Indigenous Americans. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a significant victory today in its fight to protect the Tribe’s drinking water and ancestral lands from the Dakota Access [...]

Divest The Globe, Invest In The Future

By Staff, www.mazaskatalks.org -

By Mazaska Talks. On October 23rd, ninety-two of the world's largest banks will meet in São Paolo, Brazil to discuss policies on the climate and Indigenous People's rights to Free, Prior, and [...]

Stop DAPL Rallies At Energy Transfer Partners HQ

By Jade Begay and Yolonda Blue Horse, www.popularresistance.org -

By Jade Begay and Yolonda Blue Horse. Dallas, TX -- Today, hundreds of activists rallied and stood in solidarity with communities who have been impacted by Energy Transfer Partners’ pipelines. [...]

Judge Approves Search Bellingham #NoDAPL Facebook Page

By Kie Relyea, www.bellinghamherald.com -

By Kie Relyea for the Bellingham Herald. Authorities investigating the February demonstration that blocked Interstate 5 and allegedly caused an injury crash can move forward with the search of [...]

No DAPL Activists Home Searched By Federal Agents In Iowa

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff of Mississippi Stand. This morning on August 11, before the sun spoke, over 30 unidentified agents entered the Berrigan House of the Des Moines Catholic Worker, related to a federal [...]

Tribes Want Dakota Pipeline Shut, But Offer Fallback Plan

By Blake Nicholson, www.www.AP.org -

By Blake Nicholson for AP News - BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — American Indian tribes fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline are asking a judge to shut down the line while more environmental review is [...]

Two Women Claim Responsibility For DAPL Fires And Valve Destruction

By Jessica Reznicek and Ruby Montoya, www.earthfirstjournal.org -

By Jessica Reznicek and Ruby Montoya for Earth First Journal - The Dakota Access Pipeline is an issue that affects this entire nation and the people that are subject to its rule. With DAPL we [...]