Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Tag: North Dakota

Significant pipeline spill contaminates local water just 200 miles from Standing...

Local news have mentioned the event, but mainstream media outlets have ignored news of the spill.

How we won the ‘no’ in #NoDAPL – and what we...

Native-led direct action and solidarity are the foundation stones as we continue to protect our water and Mother Earth.

The real Standing Rock victory is this: “Inevitable” is not what...

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

Trump announces support for completing Dakota Pipeline

“This is the definition of corruption. The president of the United States should not be trading favors with oil and gas corporations."

The huge costs of Trump energy plans

If Trump is able to reverse state and local bans on fracking, he will in effect be giving oil and gas companies the right to pollute people's farms and drinking water.

The Morton County Sheriff department is trying to keep life-saving supplies...

Any vehicles attempting to deliver supplies and materials to the camps will be fined $1,000.

“My whole heart is with you tonight”: A letter to the...

We have survived this nation-state’s will for us because we are a fire that their water cannons cannot extinguish.

Why sacred sites were destroyed for the Dakota Access Pipeline

Given that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is now saying it needs more information before making a decision about DAPL, let's hope in North Dakota there's still time to finally listen to the tribe.

Standing Rock braces for eviction: Will you keep fighting with us?

Our people will continue to resist in and beyond this moment, as this is but one front in the wars being waged against us.

Sheriffs refuse to send troops to Standing Rock as public outrage...

North Dakota is stretched thin in its battle to protect the Dakota Access pipeline construction: Costs are nearing $15 million, and police reinforcements are diminishing.

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Trump just admitted on live television he will ‘terminate’ Social Security and Medicare if...

"We just heard it straight from Trump's own mouth: If reelected, he will destroy Social Security."

Alert! Social Security and Medicare are in critical danger

Trump launches attack on key programs for the elderly...

It could have been different

And keep in mind, when assessing this world I’m going to leave behind to those I hold near and dear, that Covid-19 is hardly the worst of it. Behind that pandemic is something so much worse.

An ‘unethical experimentation on children’: Digital rights groups oppose facial recognition in schools backed...

"The research shows that prematurely deploying the technology without understanding its implications would be unethical and dangerous."

A good news storyline: Trump repudiated, Biden steady but insufficient. Enter systemic reformers.

Biden is no FDR. To expect systemic reform from Biden is naive but to envision him as a stepping stone is good progressive strategy.