Dakota Access Pipeline

Youth Climate Change Activists Marched on Washington, D.C.

The Youth Climate March began in a drizzle, with a forecast of steady, unrelenting rain on the way. The forecast didn’t disappoint, but the young activists who took the streets didn’t either.<p>Hundreds of young people from across the nation gathered on the national mall in Washington, D.C. on …

Rights & Freedoms

Native American pipeline protesters enter plea agreements to avoid long prison terms

Native Americans were the only protesters targeted by federal prosecutors.<p>State and federal prosecutions of Native Americans and their allies who …

Environmentalism

North Dakota Demands Feds Repay Them $38 Million Over Dakota Pipeline Protests

6:18 PM 07/20/2018<p>North Dakota has filed a claim against the federal government for $38 million the state spent dealing with the months-long Dakota …

Conservative View

An environmental run on the bank

2018-07-20T10:03:00.000Z<p>By: Thomas Hale<p>The Dakota Access Pipeline was a controversial operation from the start.<p>The project, which began transferring …

Standing Rock Reservation

Enviros Come Out Against Replacing An Aging Pipeline With A Safer One

6:59 PM 07/19/2018<p>An aging pipeline running through Minnesota has been deemed no longer safe, but environmental groups are protesting efforts to …

Conservative View

Native Knowledge 360°— Northern Plains Treaties: Is a Treaty Intended to Be Forever?

STAGE OF INQUIRY<p>9–10 Grades<p>11–12 Grades<p>Overarching Standards/Summative Performance Task<p>Anchor Standards:<p><b>CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.1</b> <br>Write arguments to …

Teaching

Minnesota Pipeline Replacement Threatens a Repeat of ‘Standing Rock’

Local sheriffs seek guidance from North Dakota on potential protests; supporters say new line will be safer<p>By<p>Kris Maher<p>Kris Maher<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@Kris_Maher<p>Google+<p>Kris.Maher@wsj.com<p>Weeks after Minnesota regulators approved the replacement of an oil pipeline that crosses the state, …

North Dakota

The U.S. and Canada Are Preparing for a New Standing Rock Over the Trans Mountain Tar Sands Pipeline

On May 29, the Canadian government announced that it would nationalize the Trans Mountain pipeline to assure the expansion would be built, putting up …

Trans Mountain Pipeline

Injustice against Standing Rock protesters is egregious—and ongoing

Standing Rock protesters faced below-freezing conditions, water cannons, sponge rounds, bean bag rounds, stinger rounds, teargas grenades, pepper …

Justice

Standing Rock Activist Sentenced to 57 Months in Prison

Red Fawn Fallis was sentenced to four years and nine months in prison on Wednesday for allegedly shooting at officers during a Standing Rock protest …

Crime

After Fighting The Dakota Access Pipeline, Standing Rock Activists Want To Green The Rez

“People tend to think that #NoDAPL really shed a light on Standing Rock, but there are so many more issues.”<p>In 1956, the Army Corps of Engineers flooded nearly 160,000 acres of land on the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Indian Reservations to create the Lake Oahe reservoir, which powers the Oahe …

Environment

Standing Rock Water Protector Red Fawn Fallis Sentenced to 57 Months in Prison – Watch Arrest Video

Red Fawn Fallis<p>Breaking News<p><i>Published July 11, 2018</i><p><b>MANDAN,</b> <b>N.D.</b> — Standing Rock Water Protector Red Fawn Fallis, a Denver, Colorado resident, was …

Crime

The Latest: Woman gets prison in pipeline protest shooting

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a woman accused in a Dakota Access oil pipeline protest shooting (all times local):<p>7:10 p.m.<p>A Denver woman accused of shooting at officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline has been sentenced to 4 years and …

Business

North Dakota sues developer of Dakota Access pipeline over farmland ownership

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota's attorney general is suing the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline over agricultural land the company owns in …

Montana

Citibank targeted over US pipeline funding

A 30-metre pipeline has been laid outside Citigroup's headquarters in Sydney's CBD as part of a worldwide protest against the organisation's funding …

Energy

NTSB: Damage during installation led to oil pipeline crack

AMHERST, S.D. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says a fatigue crack caused last year's rupture of the Keystone oil pipeline in South Dakota.<p>The NTSB said in a report released Thursday that the crack likely originated from mechanical damage to the pipe exterior caused by a …

South Dakota

University Prof Calls Zinke A Shill For ‘White People, Christianity And His Corporate Overlords’

12:23 AM 07/07/2018<p>A state university professor suggested Friday that Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke favors Americans based on race, religion …

Conservative View

Native American Standing Rock Protestors Face Unfair Trials, Lengthy Prison Sentences

More than 800 people were arrested during the 2016 Dakota Access Pipeline protests. However, Native Americans are receiving the longest prison …

Native Americans

Bayou Bridge Pipeline is Nearing Completion But the Fight Isn't Over

Looks like the Bayou Bridge Pipeline in Louisiana will have a busy summer. The company developing the 163-mile long pipeline plans to finish it by …

Environment

Standing Rock Water Protector Red Fawn Fallis Sentencing Delayed Due to Judge’s Illness

Red Fawn Fallis<p><i>Published June 26, 2018</i><p><b>MANDAN,</b> <b>N.D.</b> – Red Fawn Fallis, who in January 2018 made a plea of guilty for civil disorder and possession of a …

Criminal Sentencing

After first year, oil industry praises Dakota Access Pipeline

WILLISTON, N.D. — The Dakota Access pipeline began life mired in controversy, but has nonetheless proven to be a game changer for the Bakken, oil …

Montana

Still Standing With Standing Rock

“I remember how you used to say, We’re friends and you can’t take that away” FeatherLeaf<p>I’m still standing with Standing Rock. The war is not over, …

Standing Rock Reservation

The Nike Kyrie 4 N7 Honors The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

After the recent announcement of a release date for the “Acid Wash” N7 Air Max 1, we now have a look at another N7 sneaker that’s set to release the …

Shoes

Kyrie Irving's New N7 Sneakers Are a Homage to Standing Rock

A first look at the Nike Kyrie 4 'N7' sneakers which pay homage to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe with official seal markings on both the insoles and …

Sneakers

Native American tribes win big at the Supreme Court

An eight-justice Supreme Court just decided a major Indian law case by, well, not deciding it. The justices split 4-4 and issued a per curiam …

Liberal View

Corps to wrap up Dakota Access pipeline work in 2 months

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers within the next two months expects to wrap up an environmental study of the Dakota Access oil pipeline after recently meeting with four American Indian tribes battling the pipeline in court.<p>The tribe leading the lawsuit still feels it hasn't …

Business

The Dakota Access Pipeline Is One Year Old And All We Got Was This Awesome Economic Growth

6:39 AM 06/11/2018<p>Almost without notice, an important anniversary came and passed recently.<p>On Friday, June 1, the Dakota Access Pipeline marked one …

North Dakota

Remember Dakota Access? And all those fears that didn't come to pass?

It’s been quiet on that contested front, a year after operations began. Which is not so surprising for a generally uneventful enterprise.

Oil & Gas Industry

Dakota Pipeline's 1st Anniversary: Bakken Game-Changer?

Energy Transfer Partners L.P.’s ETP mega project, Dakota Access Pipeline, recently marked its one-year anniversary. Disregarding criticism from …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Latest: US taxpayers may be on hook for protest costs

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local):<p>11:30 a.m.<p>North Dakota officials appear poised to go after the U.S. government — and thus U.S. taxpayers — to recoup more than $38 million in state expenses related to protests against the Dakota Access pipeline.<p>A …

North Dakota