Environmental

Army Corps denies Dakota Access route through Standing Rock

Army Corps of Engineers deny easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline. It is being reported that the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline will have to reroute the $3.2 billion project The Secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers made the announcement to Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Archambault The 1,172-mile pipeline needed the approval of the easement to finish construction In a ...

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The Rover Pipeline: Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners’ new $4.2 billion project

Energy Transfer Partners are now trying to get approval for the $4.2 billion Rover Pipeline ETP is the same company behind the Dakota Access Pipeline The Rover Pipeline’s route will span across 713-miles Rover Pipeline will be able to deliver 3.25 billion cubic feet per day of domestic natural gas Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners are already pushing for another pipeline ...

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Drones are leading the way in monitoring construction of Dakota Access in Standing Rock

A drone in Standing Rock managed to give a first look at the burial ground in Standing Rock The FAA lifted flight ban in North Dakota, allowing drone pilots to get a first glimpse at the sacred burial ground Police barricades have prevented water protectors from seeing progress of construction on the Dakota Access Construction of the pipeline is said ...

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Law enforcement allow limited items to be retrieved from frontline camp

Personal possessions, tipis, vehicles and sacred items were left behind following Thursday’s arrests in North Dakota Law enforcement made an agreement allowing 9 people and 3 vehicles to enter the frontline camp area to retrieve tipis No personal possessions, or vehicles are allowed to be retrieved from the area Part of the agreement was that media could not go along for ...

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Dakota Access security guard dresses as protester armed with an AR-15

A Dakota Access security guard armed with an AR-15 was removed by BIA during Thursday’s conflict The man was said to almost hit several people as he sped towards the Oceti Sakowin camp A Dakota Access security badge was found in the man’s truck Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier said the man most likely had the weapon “more or less in ...

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The Children of Alabama, Preface

PREFACE When the currency wars began in earnest, our children were still quite young.  Tyler, our oldest by 20 or 21 seasons, had not yet even grown his first whisker.  I know he will have some memories of the waves of decimation that inundated the world, but the other two won’t.  Even Tyler will only have vague recollections, out of ...

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