“I’m here to make the world a better place. I obviously can’t do it on my own, and when I saw a big group of people do that I took the opportunity to help anyway I can.”
Flint has received relatively little media and public attention in the last few months, but residents there are still without clean drinking water and have been for years now.
Tara Houska, an indigenous lawyer, praises the decision by the Army Corps to deny the DAPL permit, but cautions the water protectors and their supporters to remain vigilant.
The whole pipeline fiasco was a more appropriate story for the 19th century instead of the 21st. Now, the timing is ideal for a new beginning: #HealNorthDakota
The companies insist that they will continue construction on the pipeline without rerouting it around Lake Oahe, despite being denied the legal right to do so.
Trump’s White House will likely go along with efforts to block grant Medicaid.
"I heard the Army Corp of Engineers will not grant the easement and they will reroute. I would say that it is over."
Closing your bank account is just the beginning.
Over 1,000 veterans plan to “deploy” and are calling on their fellow veterans to assemble as a “peaceful, unarmed militia at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation.”
"There’s so much that needs to happen. The direct effect hits all of us."