Numerous camp updates from the last couple of days regarding activity near Standing Rock.
“He has no right” says the founder of Sacred Stone Camp in response to Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault’s recent request for campers to return home.
The companies said they “fully expect to complete construction of the pipeline without any additional rerouting in and around Lake Oahe.”
The Morton County Police has requested additional resources from it’s community despite receiving nearly $10 million dollars in federal funding for their fight against the Native people and the peaceful protectors living in the nearby resistance camps.
Police steal a United States flag at the same time thousands of veterans are arriving. They cite ‘no dire distress’ even as activists recover in the hospital.
On February 23, 1945 several marines raised the US Flag on Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima and got captured for an eternity by photographer Joe Rosenthal. One of those men was a Pima native from Arizona.
“If the cops there want to be state sanctioned agents to brutally beat non-violent veterans that have served their country honorably, if they’re gonna beat us then that should be the signal to the rest of the country.”