Standing Up Against Dakota Access Pipeline
The video was created by Democracy Now.
The Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) is a proposed 3.8 billion dollar crude oil pipeline which crosses treaty territories, threatening the Missouri River and everything downstream. The pipeline would carry 500,000 barrels of crude oil per day from North Dakota's bakken oilfield to export points in Illinois. The project has been protested from the beginning by the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and members of about 100 other tribes and people across US and Canada.
To sign the pledge of resistance, to contribute to legal defense and to support the people at the Camp of the Sacred Stones go to:
To get involved in the Philadelphia region you can join a coalition of Natives and non-Natives in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Defenders.