Infiltration And Intense Law Enforcement At Standing Rock Camp

By Will Parrish, -

AS LAW ENFORCEMENT officers advanced in a U-shaped sweep line down North Dakota Highway 1806 last October, pushing back Dakota Access opponents from a camp in the pipeline’s path, two sheriff’s [...]

Ousted Standing Rock Leader On Pipeline Protest That Almost Succeeded

By Phil McKenna, -

By Phil McKenna for Inside Climate News - Dave Archambault II led the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe through an emotional year and a half as the tribe and its supporters nearly stopped the Dakota [...]

A Victory For Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

By Staff, -

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 [...]

Act Out! Hitler Day, Columbus Day And More

By Eleanor Goldfield, -

By Eleanor Goldfield for This week on Act Out!, why Indigenous People's Day matters: Decolonizing the mind, the power of language, ideas and shifting paradigms. Next up, there's an [...]

Standing Rock Spawned A Generation Of Water Protectors

By Joseph Bullington, -

By Joseph Bullington for In These Times - BISMARCK, N.D.—Forty miles north of where the Standing Rock resistance camps once stood, Matt Lone Bear and Carter Gunderson crouch on the curb, changing [...]

Victory For Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

By Jan Hasselman and Phillip Ellis, -

By Jan Hasselman and Phillip Ellis for Earth Justice - The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a significant victory today in its fight to protect the Tribe’s drinking water and ancestral lands from [...]

Dakota Pipeline Is Ready for Oil, Without Spill Response Plan For Standing Rock

By Phil Mckenna, -

By Phil Mckenna for Inside Climate News - Without a complete emergency plan or equipment, a spill at the Missouri River crossing could cause tremendous damage to the environment and the tribe's [...]

Settler State Repression: Standing Rock Battles Continue In The Courts

By Dahr Jamail, -

By Dahr Jamail for Truthout - As a means of making bombing, sanctioning or invading other countries palatable to the general population, the US government has consistently used the actions of [...]

What Standing Rock Teaches Us About Environmental Racism And Justice

By Ramon Jacobs-Shaw, -

By Ramon Jacobs-Shaw for Health Affairs Blog - Access to clean, safe, and affordable drinking water is not just a concern of developing countries but of communities in our own backyard. The [...]

Sustaining Fires Of Standing Rock: A Movement Grows

By Roy Eidelson, -

By Roy Eidelson for Counter Punch - Over the past year, a remote area of North Dakota has been the improbable and prophetic site of a struggle with profound ramifications for us all. The [...]

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised… But It Will Be Livestreamed

By Michael Negro, -

By Michael Negro for The Huffington Post - Everyone knew that in less than 24 hours the camp was scheduled to be raided by a militarized force, which consisted of local, state and federal police [...]

Dakota Oil Pipeline Opponents Fail Again To Halt Project

By Andrew M Harri, -

By Andrew M Harri for Bloomberg - Energy Transfer Partners LP cleared another legal hurdle with oil soon to flow through the Dakota Access pipeline. On Tuesday, a federal judge in Washington [...]

A Closing Prayer For Standing Rock’s Oceti Sakowin

By Jihan Hafiz, -

By Jihan Hafiz for The Intercept - IT WAS AN EMOTIONAL closing prayer in front of the sacred fire at Oceti Sakowin camp, near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, ground zero of the movement to [...]

Standing Rock Lives On As A Model For Peaceful Resistance

By Four Arrows, -

By Four Arrows for Truthout - Oppressive legislation is aimed at ending grassroots resistance, the bedrock requirement for sustaining democracy. In an op-ed in the Guardian, Douglas Williams [...]

The Eviction Of The No DAPL Camp, So Far

By Staff, -

By Staff of Unicorn Riot - We spoke with an Indigenous elder in the late morning who talked about passively resisting the scheduled eviction, saying, We have no intentions on leaving, we are [...]