Democracy Now: Sen. Bernie Sanders on Dakota Access Pipeline and treaty rights violations (November 29, 2016)
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has been a vocal supporter of the water protectors.
Mark Trahant: The rule of law protects the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (November 29, 2016)
Every time the state of North Dakota and Morton County have had the opportunity to de-escalate, they favor the more violent course.
Dakota Access Pipeline almost finished except at Lake Oahe site (November 29, 2016)
A top executive said less than 1 mile of the 1,172-mile project remains to be installed.
North Dakota sheriff hit with lawsuit as governor moves in on #NoDAPL camp (November 29, 2016)
Tensions continue to escalate after the Obama administration opened up the largest #NoDAPL campsite to hostile authorities in North Dakota.
Brandon Ecoffey: Hemp can bring a better future for our tribal nations (November 29, 2016)
Widespread hemp cultivation would be an immediate boost to employment and would also provide for a more sustainable use of our lands than beef production.
Delphine Red Shirt: #NoDAPL water protectors pray for everyone (November 29, 2016)
When the protestors say they are protectors, they are. But more than, they are the miner’s canary for the entire region.
Lakota Country Times: Native youth finish 1400-mile run to Standing Rock (November 29, 2016)
'We’re doing this for the future to come,' runner Ricky Gray Grass said.
Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: Law enforcement panel ignores our tribal histories and treaties (November 29, 2016)
We have treaties and a huge history. Why say it doesn’t matter?
Native Sun News Today: #NoDAPL struggle brings tribes together (November 29, 2016)
'It started from that first episode up at Standing Rock,' Executive Director of the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association, A. Gay Kingman said.
Ruby Hansen Murray: Real Indians remain invisible to the media (November 29, 2016)
'As much as Americans love old-time Indians, the young men riding bareback are not glowing with cinematic potential, not picturesque enough to capture media coverage.'
Alex Jacobs: Racist campaign propels Donald Trump into White House (November 29, 2016)
'America’s constitutional democracy is at stake, as is this nation’s moral standing and leadership in the world.'
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