Environmental

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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120 Investors to 17 Big Banks: Consider Reroute of DAPL or Risk Possible ‘Legal Liability’

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Investors representing billions urged 17 Big Banks to appease the Tribe Treaty violations and excessive force against water protectors concerned the investors. They point out a number of banks have already pulled assets from DAPL. Lake Oahe is rightfully Sioux land, they emphasized, and DAPL should be rerouted. A group of more than 120 investors, representing a $653 billion in ...

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House Joint Resolution 69 aims to allow the killing of hibernating bears and wolf pups on Alaskan federal refuges

House Joint Resolution 69 passes House vote threatening the lives of all animals on 76 million acres of Alaskan federal refuges The resolution would allow the killing of black bear cubs and mothers with cubs at the den It would be allowed for wolves and coyotes to be killed during denning season The use of barbaric steel-jaw and strangulation neck ...

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Police Are Now Targeting Veterans, Just for Heading to Standing Rock

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Two groups of veterans were pulled over without explanation on the way to Standing Rock Two were arrested and charged for the medical cannabis they use for PTSD VeteransRespond’s executive director believes this is blatant targeting Vets had all their winter gear confiscated Police have now filed charges against two veterans on their way to Standing Rock — and telling ...

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