Standing Rock Sioux
By Brown University Community on May 8, 2017
In November 2017, you affirmed that the Brown community will continue to uphold “the treatment of all people with dignity.” Let’s act on these words.
Posted in Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Texas | Tagged #ShameOnCitizens, Bayou Bridge, Brown University, citizens bank, Dakota Access, donald trump, Enbridge, Energy Transfer Partners, Great Sioux Nation, Lakota, Marathon, Mariner East, Missouri River, National Guard, NoDAPL, Phillips 66, President Christina Paxson, Standing Rock Sioux, Sunoco Logistics Partners, Trans-Pecos | 4 Responses
By Steve Ahlquist on March 11, 2017
“We Rise Up with the Indigenous of Rhode Island, and the Standing Rock Sioux, as they march in Washington in defense of their sovereignty and the protection of land and water.”
Posted in Activism, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Environmental Racism, Events, Featured, Infrastructure, Photos, State House, Video, Washington DC, Water | Tagged Bella Noka, Dakota Access Pipeline, narragansett indian Tribe, Native Nations March, No DAPL RI, Providence City Hall, Randy Noka, Standing Rock Sioux | 1 Response
By Steve Ahlquist on November 10, 2016
The FANG Collective targeted a TD Bank branch in downtown Boston early Thursday, shutting down operations there for over two hours. Two activists used bike locks to lock their necks to the door handles at the entrance of the bank, while two other people connected to them with lock boxes.
Posted in Activism, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Environmental Racism, Featured, Infrastructure | Tagged Boston, Dakota Access Pipeline, FANG Collective, NoDAPL, Standing Rock Sioux, TD Bank | 2 Responses
By Steve Ahlquist on November 2, 2016
Organized by Bella Machado-Noka, a Narragansett Indian Native, the event was streamed on Facebook Live so that the 75 people who gathered at the State House, native and non-native alike, could show their solidarity to Standing Rock and the world.
Posted in Activism, Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Environmental Racism, Featured, Health Care, Infrastructure, Women, Youth | Tagged Dakota Access Pipeline, Jeff Johnson, Standing Rock Sioux | Leave a response
By Steve Ahlquist on September 16, 2016
TD Bank in downtown Providence became the target of local environmental and indigenous American activists Thursday in response to calls for solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux as they continue to battle the $3.78 billion Dakota Access Pipeline.
Posted in Activism, Civil Rights, Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Events, Featured, Inequality, Infrastructure, International News, National News, News, Photos, Providence, Race & Racism, Religion, Rhode Island, Video | Tagged Dakota Access Pipeline, DAPL, democracy now!, FANG Collective, Standing Rock Sioux, TD Bank | Leave a response