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Fracking Bakken

The moral theatre at Standing Rock has been inspirational, but it all could have been avoided had Obama not approved fracking millions of acres of Bakken Shale in North Dakota. 15 more words

Dakota Access Pipeline Halted by Army Corps of Engineers

According to MSNBC, the Secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers has told Standing Rock Sioux tribal leader David Archambault II that it will deny the easement that would allow an oil pipeline to follow its currently planned route under the Missouri River. 173 more words

Tech

I Couldn’t Go to Standing Rock, So I Closed My Bank Accounts Instead

There are 38 banks supporting the Dakota Access pipeline. I found out mine was one of them.   

October 31, 2016. Demonstrators in the lobby of San Francisco’s Citibank headquarters protest the bank’s funding for the Dakota Access pipeline.  1,056 more words

Activism

Stand With Standing Rock - Montreal

Got down late and they had already started marching but I caught up with them on Saint Antoine as they were turning up Saint Alexandre. 821 more words

Urban

There's a warrant out for the journalist who filmed dogs attacking Dakota Access activists

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

North Dakota police have issued an arrest warrant for the Democracy Now! 688 more words

Climate & Energy