Tag: Standing Rock Sioux

image_pdfimage_print

How the Women of Standing Rock Inspired the World

Written by on July 29, 2021 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
How the Women of Standing Rock Inspired the World

“A nation isn’t defeated until the hearts of the women are on the ground.” So the women of Standing Rock fought on. And in the process, they inspired the world. #standingrock

Continue Reading

Tribes and Climate Activists Celebrate Court-Ordered Shutdown of Dakota Access Pipeline

Written by on July 7, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Tribes and Climate Activists Celebrate Court-Ordered Shutdown of Dakota Access Pipeline

A U.S. district court on Monday delivered a major win to local Indigenous organizers and climate activists—and a significant blow to the fossil fuel industry and the Trump administration—by ordering the Dakota Access Pipeline to be shut down #DakotaAccessPipeline

Continue Reading

Decolonizing Birth: Woman Take Back Their Power As Life-Givers

Written by on March 26, 2018 in Health with 0 Comments
Decolonizing Birth: Woman Take Back Their Power As Life-Givers

So much of how women experience birth today has to do with how we are socialized. Learn how an Indigenous Midwifery grassroots movement is taking hold honoring traditional birth and motherhood.

Continue Reading

‘World Is Watching’ as DAPL Construction Resumes Amid Protests and Lawsuits

Written by on February 10, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
‘World Is Watching’ as DAPL Construction Resumes Amid Protests and Lawsuits

Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) spokesperson Vicki Granado on Thursday confirmed that the company began working on the much-disputed 1.5-mile Lake Oahe section immediately after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers granted the final easement late Wednesday. Water protectors in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, who have resisted the pipeline’s construction for months, vowed to keep fighting.

Continue Reading

Over 2,000 U.S. Veterans To Form Human Shield At Dakota Pipeline Site

Over 2,000 U.S. Veterans To Form Human Shield At Dakota Pipeline Site

According to demonstration organizers, more than 2,000 U.S. military veterans plan to form a human shield to protect protesters against the North Dakota Access Pipeline, in response to a federal deadline that pressures peaceful activists to evacuate the camp they have been occupying.

Continue Reading

These Sacred Sioux Sites Have Been Destroyed for the Dakota Access Pipeline

Written by on November 28, 2016 in Environment with 0 Comments
These Sacred Sioux Sites Have Been Destroyed for the Dakota Access Pipeline

Sacred sites have been bulldozed, protestors have been hosed down. History is being made (in an unfavorable way) at Standing Rock.

Continue Reading

Sioux Tribe Leaders Respond To Army Eviction Notice Of #NoDAPL Camp, Refuse To Give Up

Written by on November 28, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Sioux Tribe Leaders Respond To Army Eviction Notice Of #NoDAPL Camp, Refuse To Give Up

Tribal leaders have now responded to what they termed the Corps’ “direct and irresponsible threat to the water protectors.” The Cheyenne River tribe, who are co-litigants in a lawsuit against the pipeline, sharply rebuked the plan, citing that the area on which the targeted camps lie are Sioux territory per the 1851 Fort Laramie treaty signed by the Sioux and the US federal government.

Continue Reading

Breaking: North Dakota Police Terrorize Standing Rock Sioux as Millions Watch

Breaking: North Dakota Police Terrorize Standing Rock Sioux as Millions Watch

A situation is unfolding as you read this. A live feed with currently 60k people watching, 56k comments and 80k shares (and growing) is being shown on Facebook. Kevin Gilbert seems to be the only LIVE feed coming from Standing Rock at a police blockade on a bridge on HWY 1806. They are using extreme force on unarmed, peaceful water protectors.

Continue Reading

Film Director Documents Police Brutality Against Peaceful Protestors at Standing Rock

Written by on November 4, 2016 in Corruption, Government with 0 Comments
Film Director Documents Police Brutality Against Peaceful Protestors at Standing Rock

Do you think US citizens should be able to protest the actions of big corporations that ignore the environment? Watch this video of police shooting mace and rubber bullets at peaceful protestors.

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the articles on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. And, if you are a copyright owner who wishes to have your content removed, let us know via the "Contact Us" link at the top of the site, and we will promptly remove it.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top