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March with Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (3.10.17)

On Friday, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will march from the Mall at Washington D.C. to the White House starting at 10am. This march is requesting that President Donald Trump meets with its tribal leaders to speak on respecting the rights of indigenous peoples but also the environment as a whole. 173 more words

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#NoDAPL

Reposting this quote by Senator Bernie Sanders because truly, this project has been initiated with an appropriate Environmental Impact Statement (EIS, it exists!) and without the consultation of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. 82 more words

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Artist Call to Join Standing Rock Resistance (Feb 15 Deadline)

From EIS:

The artist collective Environmental Impact Statement invites artists from all disciplines and locations to submit proposals for projects that could not be carried out if the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline proceeds. 409 more words

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Presidential Memorandum on the Dakota Access Pipeline

We spend a lot of time waiting for official documents to post to make sure the information out there about them is correct. Sarah and I were waiting all afternoon for an “official” link to this memorandum, and then I realized the link would be to the website of the White House Press Office. 140 more words

Author: Kate E. Fort

Don’t celebrate the victory at Standing Rock too soon – it isn’t over yet | Vox Political

All seems well after the US Army Corps of Engineers refused to grant a permit for pipeline engineers to drill under the Missouri River at Standing Rock – as this Guardian article suggests. 19 more words

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Apple's $1 billion data center in Ireland faces High Court appeal as locals plan march in support

”The never-ending saga over Apple’s European data center in Ireland appeared to be over when ‘final’ planning approval was granted back in August, but no: three residents have filed a new appeal that will now go all the way to the High Court,” Ben Lovejoy reports for 9to5Mac. 163 more words

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