Keystone I Spill Site, Freeman, SD. Photo by Cindy Myers

16,800 Gallons of Oil Have Leaked Into South Dakota Field

For Immediate Release April 7th, 2016 Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org Sabrina King, 801-671-8372, sabrina@dakotarural.org 16,800 Gallons of Oil Have Leaked Into South Dakota Field Keystone I Pipeline Spill Numbers Increased   Freeman, SD –  On Saturday, April 2nd, TransCanada announced that an oil leak was detected by a South Dakota landowner on its Keystone […]

Pipeline-Construction

Release: Federal Agencies Support Tribes, Critique Army Corps of Engineers on Bakken Pipeline

For Immediate Release April 7th, 2016 Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, 701-854-8617, Ladonnabrave1@aol.com Joye Braun, 605-515-4792, jmbraun57625@gmail.com   Federal Agencies Support Tribes, Critique Army Corps of Engineers on Bakken Pipeline Send Letters Requesting Full EIS on Dakota Access Bemidji, MN – In a surprising act of solidarity with the Standing Rock […]

Photo by Cindy Meyers, R.N.

Keystone 1 Pipeline Spills in South Dakota; IEN Responds

For Immediate Release April 5th, 2016 Contact: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org Keystone 1 Pipeline Spills in South Dakota Highlights Need for Full Review of Other Pipeline Projects   Bemidji, MN – TransCanada’s tar sands pipeline, Keystone 1, a completed predecessor to the now rejected Keystone XL project, was shut down over the weekend because of […]

Photo by Woniya Locke

Tribal Citizens Rise Up Against Bakken Oil Pipeline

For Immediate Release March 29th, 2016 Spirit Camp Press Contact: Media contact personnel, Dakota Kidder, rsrtgrassroots@gmail.com, 701-329-9311. Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Tribal Historic Preservation Office Section 106, LaDonna Bravebull Allard, 701-854-8645.   Tribal Citizens Rise Up Against Bakken Oil Pipeline Horse Ride and Spiritual Camp To Be Held Along Proposed Route of Dakota Access Pipeline […]

Offshore-drill

Obama Administration Opens Arctic and Gulf of Mexico to More Offshore Drilling

For Immediate Release March 15, 2016 Contact: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org Faith Gemmill, 907-750-0188,  redoilone@gmail.com Cherri Foytlin, 334-462-4484, foytlinfam@cox.net   Obama Administration Opens Arctic and Gulf of Mexico to More Offshore Drilling 5-Year Draft Plan Protects Atlantic but Continues to Sacrifice Other Regions Washington DC – Today, the Obama Administration released the draft of its […]

Indigenous Peoples Take Lead at D12 Day of Action in Paris – Official response to COP21 agreement

  For Immediate Release December 12th, 2015 Press Contacts Dallas Goldtooth, dallas@ienearth.org, 1-708-515-6158   “The Paris accord is a trade agreement, nothing more. It promises to privatize, commodify and sell forested lands as carbon offsets in fraudulent schemes such as REDD+ projects. These offset schemes provide a financial laundering mechanism for developed countries to launder […]

Indigenous Peoples Condemn Outcome of Paris Climate Accord

  MEDIA ADVISORY December 12, 2015   Media contacts Clayton Thomas Muller – clayton@350.org  +16132977515 Suzanne Dhaliwal – suzanne@no-tar-sands.org +447772694327   Indigenous Peoples Condemn Outcome of Paris Climate Accord What: Indigenous People will gather to hold a ceremony, followed by an Indigenous Rights action. When: 8am, Saturday December 12th Where: Start in front of Notre […]