Category Archives: Native American

DEADLINE EXTENSION FOR DAPL PROTESTERS BLOCKED

Federal officials and North Dakota’s governor on Thursday refused to extend next week’s evacuation deadline for activists living in camps that have been a base for months for demonstrations against the multibillion-dollar Dakota Access oil pipeline. Opponents of the 1,170-mile line met with officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, officials representing Republican Governor… Read More »

Dakota Access Protesters Face Arrest Or Evacuation

The protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota could reach their climax following the Army Corps of Engineers’ order for the hundreds gathered at the Oceti Sakowin camp to evacuate. The deadline for the protesters to vacate the camp is set for Feb. 22, issued under a court order reflecting concerns that spring… Read More »