Tag: Standing Rock

Activists Build Tiny Homes to Defend Against Oil Pipeline (A Sort of Moving ‘Standing Rock’)

Posted by on September 13, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Activists Build Tiny Homes to Defend Against Oil Pipeline (A Sort of Moving ‘Standing Rock’)

The next ‘Standing Rock’ may actually be moving… the Secwepemc are building tiny homes so they can live along the proposed pipeline route and stop it.

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Veterans Return To Standing Rock To Act As Human Shields Against Police

Posted by on February 13, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Veterans Return To Standing Rock To Act As Human Shields Against Police

For many veterans, the process of protecting those who are protesting something that affects all citizens has been deemed to be a “healing” process. “This is the right war, right side. Finally, it’s the US military coming on to Sioux land to help, for the first time in history, instead of coming on to Sioux land to kill natives.”

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Media Blackout: Surface-To-Air Missile System Deployed at Standing Rock

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Media Blackout: Surface-To-Air Missile System Deployed at Standing Rock

The militarization of law enforcement at the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline has apparently reached a whole new level. On Monday, independent journalist John Ziegler posted photos and video on Facebook showing what appears to be an Avenger Air Defense System, or AN/TWQ-1, deployed near the Standing Rock Indian reservation.

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20+ Most Powerful Photos From Standing Rock That Will Shake You To Your Core

Posted by on December 8, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
20+ Most Powerful Photos From Standing Rock That Will Shake You To Your Core

To grasp just how important the Standing Rock movement is for not only the indigenous but activists involved, scroll through these photos that were captured by several talented photographers. This issue is far from over, and the determination and spirit which is evident in the people gathered near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, can be witnessed in the following photographs…

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Small Town In Oregon Donates Tiny Houses, Solar Panels, And Tons Of Food To Standing Rock

Posted by on November 30, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Small Town In Oregon Donates Tiny Houses, Solar Panels, And Tons Of Food To Standing Rock

As winter approaches, those who have continuously protested for months against the Dakota Access Pipeline are preparing to stay warm as North Dakota temperatures begin to dip well below freezing. Donations such as warm winter clothes, food, and medical supplies have been pouring in from around the country as national support for the protestor’s cause continues to grow. However, one donation from a small community in Oregon has grabbed attention in recent days for its ingenuity and thoughtfulness.

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The Tyranny at Standing Rock: The Government’s Divide-and-Conquer Strategy Is Working

Posted by on November 29, 2016 in Corruption, Government with 0 Comments
The Tyranny at Standing Rock: The Government’s Divide-and-Conquer Strategy Is Working

At Standing Rock, we’ve seen militarized police, riot and camouflage gear, armored vehicles, mass arrests, pepper spray, tear gas, batons, strip searches, and rones. Less-than-lethal weapons unleashed with deadly force. Rubber bullets. Water cannons. Concussion grenades. Arrests of journalists. Intimidation tactics. Brute force. This is what martial law looks like, when a government disregards constitutional freedoms and imposes its will through military force. Only this is martial law without any government body having to declare it… Our greatest defense against home-grown tyranny has always been our strength in numbers as a citizenry.

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Millions Around the World Are Watching the Standing Rock Sioux’s Fight for Human Rights

Millions Around the World Are Watching the Standing Rock Sioux’s Fight for Human Rights

The North Dakota Access Pipeline protests rage on. The latest comes today when a Dakota Access company resumed construction of its pipeline that is said to run under the Missouri River after requests from Army Corps were ignored to wait as they assess re-route options. The protesters call themselves water protectors. The Missouri is their main source of water and they are protecting the land, water, and air of ancient native burial grounds. Camps formed back in April and protests began in August.

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Here’s Why Everyone on Facebook Is Checking into Standing Rock, North Dakota

Posted by on November 1, 2016 in Media & Arts, Social Media with 1 Comment
Here’s Why Everyone on Facebook Is Checking into Standing Rock, North Dakota

Over the weekend, unconfirmed reports emerged that police were using Facebook check-ins at Standing Rock to track individuals who arrived at the location to join water protectors. Shortly after, Facebook users from around the country and world began checking into Standing Rock in an effort to confuse police.

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