Tag: North Dakota
“This is our reality now.”
"Our caution has to do with the particular way marijuana legalization has occurred in the U.S.: at the ballot box."
The effort followed a U.S. Supreme Court decision last month that allowed state voter identification requirements to go into effect for the general election.
The decision means that potentially thousands of Native Americans will not be able to vote in the upcoming elections.
Tribes – with celebrity help – are mobilizing members ahead of midterms.
The law could make a difference in the close race between Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer.
"We want to get it taken care of as quickly as possible."
Her disappearance has sparked renewed attention to the disproportionately high rates of disappearance, rape and murder of Native American women across the United States.
“It just seems that opposition to this pipeline is not reasonably based upon legitimate environmental concerns.”
Energy Transfer Partners and its subsidiary Sunoco are behind hundreds of thousands of gallons of spills from pipelines between 2015 and 2016.