Photo Essay: Why Are Native Americans Protesting Pipelines? By Joe Whittle

What cause do Native Americans have to believe so much risk is inherent with oil pipelines? Oil companies tout statistics of their safety and comparative incident levels to other transport. What is it about pipelines that has hundreds of tribes across the U.S. and Canada uniting to the point that even ancient enemy tribes with [...]

BLOG: “The Battle Ahead Lies in our Hearts” by Cherri Foytlin

The Battle Ahead Lies in our Hearts By Cherri Foytlin   It is hard to believe that it was only about a year ago that many of us were in Paris, France, at the 21st Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The Paris Agreement, which came out of […]

Indigenous Environmental Network Responds to Chairman Archambault’s Ask for Water Protectors to Return Home and Comments on the Fight Ahead

Indigenous Environmental Network Responds to Chairman Archambault’s Ask for Water Protectors to Return Home and Comments on the Fight Ahead December 9, 2016 [Cannon Ball, ND] – Following blizzard-like conditions and plummeting temperatures at Standing Rock, Chairman David Archambault Jr. released a letter respectfully asking visiting Water Protectors to develop exit strategies and to return […]

Coalition Statement: What’s Next for the Water Protectors at Standing Rock?

Coalition Statement: What’s Next for the Water Protectors at Standing Rock? We, the below stated, are a coalition of grassroots groups living and working in the Dakota Access resistance camps along the Cannon Ball River in Oceti Sakowin treaty lands. Honor the Earth Indigenous Environmental Network Sacred Stone Camp International Indigenous Youth Council   The […]

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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 […]

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 […]