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
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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
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
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A state appeals court upheld dismissal of a lawsuit in which environmentalists sought to challenge crude oil rail shipments through Richmond. 459 more words
Exactly three years ago from last Tuesday, a 74-car freight train carrying nearly 30,000 gallons of crude oil was parked for the night when, in a fateful series of events, its brakes were unwittingly shut off. 339 more words