Politics

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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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 Tribes to halt drilling under ...

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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 Trump met with the press ...

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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 to need a Hail Mary ...

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Somebody realized Sean Spicer’s WHOIS data is public for the world to see

Sean Spicer’s WHOIS data was never concealed for his WordPress blog seanspicer.com Seanspicer.com has recently been scrubbed from the Internet This is not the first time Spicer’s phone number has been leaked HaveIBeenPwned shows that Spicer’s Yahoo email has been compromised three times in the past During the Trump campaign, one of his main platforms was Hillary Clinton’s leaked emails, ...

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To DAPL Facts: Fuck You and Your Foreign-Owned Bullshit Pipeline

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To the profit-motivated, self-interested Dakota Access Pipeline-affiliated disinformation website, DAPL Facts: Manipulating an article from The Daily Haze to reflect a narrative fitting to your own agenda cannot be allowed to pass unanswered. On February 4, we published an interview-based piece in which Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II made apparent his loyalties lean more toward appeasing pipeline ...

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Dave Archambault II: “This Pipeline Is Not Going to Be Detrimental to Our Nation”

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Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II now seems actively opposed to the #NoDAPL movement Says Dakota Access will not ‘kill our nation’ Takes issue with the phrase ‘water is life’ Wants water protectors to go home or fight the pipeline in Washington Rumors concerning tribal leadership, law enforcement, and Big Oil have swirled in Standing Rock from the ...

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Sen. Warren Delivers Emotional Address at Airport Protest Over ‘Illegal’ Refugee Ban

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren addressed protesters at Logan International Airport She called Trump’s refugee ban ‘illegal’ and ‘unconstitutional,’ and vowed it would be ‘overturned.’ Airport demonstrators welcomed travelers in an effort to counter xenophobia. Despite an emergency stay, DHS reiterated the ban remains in effect. In his first few days in office, President Donald Trump has issued a cascading series of contentious ...

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Joey’s Law Seeks to Stop Police from Unjustly Killing People With Special Needs

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Joey’s Law seeks to prevent fatal misunderstandings in encounters between law enforcement and individuals with special needs. Joey Weber, who had autism, was fatally shot by a veteran Hays, Kansas, police sergeant last year. Proposed legislation would allow identification cards to be marked indicating an individual has special needs. A public hearing on Joey’s law is set for January 31 at ...

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