Tag: water protectors
"They shouldn't be prosecuted; they should be praised. They're trying to stop the destruction of the human race."
The emails circulated by the task force include activists' social media posts, emails and rally announcements.
“This road closure was directed only at Water Protectors: residents of Fort Rice were allowed to drive southbound on Highway 1806 as were employees of DAPL.”
An encampment of protesters in Louisiana is resisting the crude oil industry, whose environmental disasters disproportionately affect the poor and people of color.
Seven Native Americans face felony charges, while hundreds of others still face lesser charges for their role in the fight against the Dakota Access pipeline.
In a case like this one, we have to ask an age old question. Who benefits from these poorly sourced stories that damage nascent social movements?
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.