Environmental

Two More Oil Spills Discovered On The Dakota Access Pipeline That Occurred In March

Two more oil spills have been  discovered involving the Dakota Access Pipeline On March 3, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 84-gallons of oil On March 5, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 20-gallons of oil On April 4, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled another 84-gallons of oil Earlier in the month, it was discovered that the controversial Dakota ...

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Dakota Access Pipeline Already Had A Small Leak In South Dakota In April

On April 4, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline had a small leak in South Dakota The pipeline leaked 84 gallons due to a mechanical leak Authorities say no public drinking water was contaminated In March the pipeline was vandalized in two different states Earlier this week it was discovered that the strongly opposed Dakota Access Pipeline leaked 84-gallons of oil on ...

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Apache Corporation uses local law enforcement to violate laws and arrest a drone pilot Chancellor Alex Glover-Herzog

Apache Corporation used the Reeves County Sheriff’s Department to arrest drone pilot Chancellor Alex Glover-Herzog for flying over “critical infrastructure” Glover-Herzog received to warnings for flying over private property Glover-Herzog was arrested after Reeves County Sheriff’s Department showed up at camp with a warrant According to the Patriot Act of 2001 the facilities Glover-Herzog are critical infrastructures Last week drone ...

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These guys just remade the Pepsi protest commercial with footage from Standing Rock and it is perfect

ThirtyRevs remade a recently pulled Pepsi commercial starring Kendall Jenner The original commercial was based on protests and showed Jenner giving the police a Pepsi The commercial was pulled after public disapproval just one day after being aired ThirtyRevs remade the commercial and used footage from Standing Rock By now you have most likely seen the Pepsi commercial that shows ...

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Oil Could Flow Through the Dakota Access Pipeline in Less Than 24 Hours

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Oil could be flowing through the Dakota Access Pipeline tomorrow. A federal appeals court denied a last-ditch injunction against the pipeline Outstanding litigation won’t stop the pipeline from becoming operational It could be a year before the Iowa Supreme Court rules on an eminent domain lawsuit North Dakota’s sweet, light crude could be flowing through the furiously-contended Dakota Access Pipeline ...

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West Virginia Senate Bill 9 looks to ban the use of drones against pipelines

West Virginia Senate Bill 9 will make it illegal to use drones to gather “evidence or information” against an industrial facility Drones became an important tool in distributing information to the public in Standing Rock Senate Bill 9 could open the door to prohibiting drones for gathering information for the public across the country The “Drone Bill” comes as several ...

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Standing Rock: Police Break Livestreamer’s Hip, but Roll Out Red Carpet for ABC News

Eviction of water protectors from Standing Rock has begun Hundreds of militarized officers surrounded camps Wednesday. Police refused freedom of the press — except for ABC News. Police made several violent arrests, and allegedly broke Eric Poemz’ hip. An estimated 100 water protectors began filing out of the remaining camps on unceded treaty land at Standing Rock on Wednesday, in ...

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