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Women lead Day of Mass Withdrawal as part of the Dakota Access Pipeline Divestment Campaign

For Immediate Release: November 27, 2016 CONTACT: Pennie Opal Plant, 510- 390-0386,  pennie@gatheringtribes.com Ayana Young, 484 241-6616, ayana@forthewild.world When: Wednesday, November 30 8 AM – 11 AM PST Where: Justin Herman Plaza 1 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94111 SAN FRANCISCO, CA — On November 30th Wells Fargo customers will demonstrate in the streets of […]

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Thousands Will Join Actions on Tuesday to Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline

For Immediate Release: November 11, 2016 Contact: Nicky Vogt, 610-389-1314, vogt@newpartners.com ***Media Advisory*** Thousands Will Join Actions on Tuesday to Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline More than 100 actions planned at President Obama’s Army Corps of Engineers offices and other locations WHAT: A national day of action at President Obama’s Army Corps of Engineers offices to […]

Standing Rock Update: Arson fire started near Oceti Sakowin Camp Oct. 30, 2016

Hello family. Haven’t posted much updates yesterday and today due to on-the-ground work and travel. But here is an update on a fire that happened: There was a brush fire two nights ago (Oct 29th) near the Oceti Sakowin camp. It happened west of the camp, across highway 1806. It was intentionally started by unknown […]

Citing 1851 Treaty, Water Protectors Establish Road Blockade and Expand Frontline #NoDAPL Camp

  For Immediate Release: October 23, 2016   Citing 1851 Treaty, Water Protectors Establish Road Blockade and Expand Frontline #NoDAPL Camp   Contact: LaDonna Allard (CSS), ladonnabrave1@aol.com, (701) 426-2064 Dallas Goldtooth (IEN), dallas@ienearth.org, 708-515-6158 Tara Houska (HTE), tara@honorearth.org, (612) 226-9404 Cody Hall (RWC), cody.hall.605@gmail.com, (605) 220-2531   Cannon Ball, ND – This morning, at approximately […]

The Indigenous Environmental Network responds to U.S. Court of Appeals Injunction Denial to Halt DAPL Construction within 20 Miles of Missouri River

For Immediate Release: October 10th, 2016 Press Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, Dallas@ienearth.org Kandi Mossett, 701-214-1389, mhawea@gmail.com Cannon Ball, ND – The U.S. Court of Appeals Sunday night rejected the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s request for a temporary injunction to halt construction of the Dakota Access pipeline thru traditional unceded Oceti Sakowin treaty lands near the […]

Water Protectors Across Midwest Continue to Stop Active Construction of Dakota Access Pipeline & Dispel Accusations of Violence

For Immediate Release: September 27, 2016 Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth (IEN), dallas@ienearth.org, (507) 412-7609 Tara Houska (HTE), tara@honorearth.org, (612) 226-9404 Cody Hall (RWC), cody.hall.605@gmail.com, (605) 220-2531 Cannon Ball, North Dakota – On Monday, North Dakota news outlet WDAY-TV published a report on a #NoDAPL action in North Dakota that occurred the day prior. The report alleges […]

United Nation Experts Validate Standing Rock Sioux Opposition To Dakota Access Pipeline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2016 Media Contact: Tom Goldtooth, (218) 760-0442 United Nation Experts Validate Standing Rock Sioux Opposition To Dakota Access Pipeline Cannon Ball, North Dakota (23 Sept. 2016) –   United Nations Expert, the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, released a statement yesterday calling upon the United States […]

Over 1200 Archeologists & Museum Directors just sent a letter to President Obama demanding a halt to Dakota Access Pipeline destruction of cultural sites!

In an amazing act of solidarity, over 1200 archaeologists, anthropologists, historians and museum directors sent a letter to President Obama, urging the White House administration to halt construction on the Dakota Access pipeline to prevent the destruction of cultural resources. It is unusual for museums to engage in this type of advocacy, but speaks to the […]