Saturday, April 4, 2020

Tag: NODAPL

Pickup Truck Hits Native American Protesters in Nevada

A witness described it as a hate crime and said the driver yelled obscenities at a crowd protesting about Columbus Day and the North Dakota oil pipeline.

Militarized Police Escalate Fight Against Water Protectors, 35 Arrested

Despite the arrests and ongoing attacks toward unarmed people, the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline is far from over.

21 Peaceful Protestors Arrested During Prayer Ceremony at Standing Rock

The officers responsible were from the Morton County Sheriff’s Department, the same department that sent officers armed with mace and attack dogs against the protestors earlier this month.

Archeologists: Dakota Access Pipeline Will Destroy Ancient Artifacts

“It is long past time for us to abandon fossil fuel projects that harm native communities and threaten the future of our planet.”

The Big Lie Surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline

Those with something to gain from the Dakota Access pipeline want us to believe the energy company is an overburdened victim.

AFL-CIO Choosing Profit Over the Planet

When it comes to planetary survival, the answer from the top of the AFL-CIO (The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations) hierarchy remains: We’re on the wrong side.

Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Temporarily Halted

A federal appeals court will consider whether to delay the project further.

Did an Industry Front Group Create Fake Twitter Accounts to Promote...

The use of political bots and sock puppets is nothing new and in fact, has become normalized by political factions worldwide.

Solidarity Strengthens at Standing Rock

Protecting the water and sacred sites brought people here. The experience of being here is changing lives.

North Dakota vs. Amy Goodman: Journalism Is Not a Crime

We will fight this charge. Freedom of the press is essential to the functioning of a democratic society. North Dakota, muzzle the dogs, not the press.

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Taxpayers paid millions to design a low-cost ventilator for a pandemic. Instead, the company...

As coronavirus sweeps the globe, there is not a single Trilogy Evo Universal ventilator — developed with government funds — in the U.S. stockpile.

‘Nightmare scenario that everyone predicted’: As millions struggle to meet basic needs, Trump organization...

“I’d be interested in knowing what help Trump and Jared are extending to their tenants as they ask for help themselves.”

Health insurance companies could skyrocket premiums

The U.S. health care system is ill-equipped when it comes to a pandemic and citizens will be the ones to suffer.

What we need to understand about asymptomatic carriers if we’re going to beat coronavirus

ProPublica’s health reporter Caroline Chen explains what the conversation around asymptomatic coronavirus carriers is missing, and what we need to understand if we’re going to beat this nefarious virus together.

Rightwing populism in a time of crisis

When the smoke clears, let’s hope the scales fall from the eyes of their supporters and the only recently growing phenomenon of rightwing, anti-science populism is consigned to the dustbin of history, where it belongs.