Tag: Standing Rock Sioux
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe has withdrawn as a cooperating agency from the U.S Federal government’s ongoing environmental assessment of the Dakota...
“I’m here because they want to double the risk of a spill.”
Food security, traditional agriculture, and local self-reliance are key to regenerative societies of the future, say water protectors taking the movement’s lessons forward.
The tribe is asking for a pause in construction while a thorough environmental assessment, this time with input from the tribe is conducted.
The camps are gone now, but the awakening to protect the water, land, and tribal sovereignty continues.
Success “depends 99 percent on the judge.”
A recent victory has sent the Army Corps of Engineers back to analyze the environmental justice effects of the Dakota Access pipeline.
Emails show that extent to which Energy Transfer Partners went to hire firms to discredit the Standing Rock water protectors.
“The fight against Energy Transfer Partners and its Dakota Access Pipeline is not over, nor is it an easy fight ahead.”
The federal court decision could start a new chapter in the DAPL saga, beginning with dropping prosecution of water protectors.