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

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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BREAKING: Federal Judge Denies Request to Halt Drilling on the Dakota Access Pipeline

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A request from the tribes challenging President Trump’s executive order has been denied Water protectors remain committed to fighting DAPL Drilling continues under Lake Oahe The DAPL Last Stand could be the only thing left to stop the pipeline A federal judge has rejected a request from the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River Sioux…

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Trump: ‘Nobody Showed Up to Fight’ DAPL, Which Apparently ‘Isn’t Controversial,’ Anyway

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Trump claims ‘nobody showed up to fight’ the Dakota Access Pipeline. The president blithely ignores months of protests and violent attacks by police. He says he hasn’t received one phone call about controversial executive actions. Construction on DAPL will likely resume in a matter of hours. In an apparent pattern of ignoring facts, President Donald…

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31 children saved from international child trafficking ring in Haiti

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31 children rescued from Haitian child trafficking ring by National Haitian Police The investigation on this specific syndicate began in December The 31 children were found in one room at the Kaliko Bay Hotel in Côte-des-Arcadins Police say they are still investigating to find who is behind the trafficking rings Haiti has a long history of…

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That Time xHamster Brought Water to Flint and Nobody Noticed

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Adult website xHamster came to Flint to hand out water to lead crisis victims. It was the dying wish of late xHamster publicist Mike Kulich that the people of Flint, Michigan, receive 10,000 bottles of healthy water to supplant the lead-tainted filth available from the tap. As water protectors in Standing Rock, North Dakota, seem now…

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Video shows a BIA officer violently attack an unarmed female water protector with his baton

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A BIA officer was caught on film striking an unarmed female in Standing Rock with his baton several times before arresting her The video was uploaded to Will Barton’s Facebook page The woman can be heard screaming “Stop brutalizing me” over and over Three people were said to be arrested from the incident A disturbing…

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Chase Iron Eyes faces 5-years in prison for felony ‘Inciting a Riot’

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Chase Iron Eyes was arrested with 75 others on Wednesday while trying to establish the Last Child Camp Iron Eyes and Vanessa Castle were charged with felony inciting a riot Over 70 were arrested for criminal trespass and engaging in a riot Governor Doug Burgum claimed Last Child Camp to be an “illegal camp” established…

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Militarized Police & National Guard Raid Camp at Standing Rock, Arrest 40+

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Heavily militarized police and National Guard troops advanced on a Standing Rock camp, arresting no less than 40 Scores of heavily militarized police and National Guard troops advanced on a camp at Standing Rock Wednesday evening, arresting at least 50 water protectors and stirring fears forceful evacuations of remaining camps. A press statement issued by…

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