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‘This Is the #NoDAPL Last Stand’: Tribe to Sue as Actions Planned Nationwide

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
‘This Is the #NoDAPL Last Stand’: Tribe to Sue as Actions Planned Nationwide

The tribe is not alone in its outrage. Multiple environmental groups voiced their opposition to the decision, while Democratic members of the House and Senate natural resources committees wrote a letter to President Donald Trump expressing their own dismay.

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How Standing Rock Changed Us

Posted by on December 13, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
How Standing Rock Changed Us

The water protectors won a huge victory with the Corps of Engineers decision—a victory that benefits not only the Sioux tribes, not only those along the Missouri River, but everyone. As we navigate what may be the most dangerous time in human history, the lessons from Standing Rock can guide us.

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The Fight Against the DAPL Isn’t Over, It’s Only Just Begun

Posted by on December 9, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
The Fight Against the DAPL Isn’t Over, It’s Only Just Begun

After Sunday’s decision by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Sunday to deny the Dakota Access Pipeline a permit to tunnel under the Missouri River, Energy Transfer Partners, the company behind the pipeline, filed a lawsuit on Monday against the Army Corps’ decision, and the suit will be heard in court on Friday.

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Water Protectors to Rally Worldwide Today Against Dakota Access

Posted by on November 15, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Water Protectors to Rally Worldwide Today Against Dakota Access

Water protectors battling the Dakota Access Pipeline are taking their increasingly urgent fight directly to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, making a final push for the Obama administration to reject the pipeline’s permit before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.

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Win for Clean Water as Polluting Dams Forced Into Accountability

Posted by on August 6, 2014 in Environment with 0 Comments
Win for Clean Water as Polluting Dams Forced Into Accountability

In a groundbreaking settlement reached on Monday in a response to a suit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers agreed to finally be subject to federal oversight by the Environmental Protection Agency and to disclose the details of the pollutants it releases into two rivers in the Pacific Northwest.

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