Monday, October 31, 2016

Stand With Standing Rock

  Isn't it time that we, as a nation, honored our treaties with Native Americans?

 Although our page is not regularly updated, we felt the need to provide you with information on how you can help support the Native Americans in defending their land from the Dakota Pipeline. In a situation largely ignored by media, we are receiving disturbing reports of Native Americans and their supporters being harassed, intimidated, and even assaulted as they attempt to protect land that is rightfully theirs. Their movement espouses peaceful, persistent If you would like to help, here are several ways to do it:

How to Help Protect Standing Rock

1. Call for the Army Corps of Engineers' Permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline to be Rescinded

2.  Support the Sacred Stone Camp

3.  Tell the executives of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. to stop building the pipeline.

4.  Start or join events in your area at: 

https://actionnetwork.org/event_campaigns/nodapl-solidarity-week-of-action?zipcode=&country=US

Read. Talk. Post. Tweet.  Ask others to join in advocating that the Dakota Access Pipeline be stopped, Standing Rock Sioux be heard, and our treaties be honored. Encourage civic organizations and faith-based groups to support the cause as well.