Author: Mark Hefflinger

Water Cannons Fired at Water Protectors in Freezing Temperatures, Hundreds Injured

Morton County sheriff’s department is using a f**king water cannon on our water protectors! Its 25 degrees Fahrenheit outside right now. pic.twitter.com/5S5JaIrRgK — Dallas Goldtooth (@dallasgoldtooth) November 21, 2016 “President Obama has no choice at this point but to step in and protect human lives. The police in North Dakota are listening to orders from […]
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PETITION to Pres. Obama: Declare a Standing Rock National Monument to stop Dakota Access

The Dakota Access pipeline would carry some of the dirtiest oil on the planet across four states, putting at risk farms, Native sacred places, critical water sources, and our fight against climate change. Law enforcement has already attacked the peaceful resistance at Standing Rock in North Dakota, and arrested journalists and water protectors in the […]
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Over 350 Turn Out for Bold’s NoDAPL Solidarity Rally in Omaha, 150 Attend Rally in Des Moines

WATCH: Omaha World-Herald reports from the #NoDAPL Rally at the Army Corps office in Omaha. WATCH: Facebook Live video of the Omaha rally, courtesy of Bold Iowa. Posted by Bold Iowa on Tuesday, November 15, 2016   Posted by Bold Iowa on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 MORE PRESS COVERAGE: Dakota Access Pipeline protesters gather in […]
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Army Corps Withholds Final Dakota Access Pipeline Permit, Will Consult Further With Standing Rock Tribe

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced in a statement on Monday, Nov. 14 that additional discussion and analysis with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is warranted, over the possible re-route of the Dakota Access pipeline near Lake Oahe in North Dakota. The Army Corps stated that it will not grant the final easement needed […]
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Police from 5 States Escalate Violence, Shoot Horses to Clear 1851 Treaty Camp

For Immediate Release: October 28, 2016 Contact: LaDonna Allard (CSS), ladonnabrave1@aol.com, (701) 426-2064 Dallas Goldtooth (IEN), dallas@ienearth.org, (708) 515-6158 Tara Houska (HTE), tara@honorearth.org, (612) 226-9404 Red Warrior Camp (RWC), redwarriorcamp@riseup.net Eryn Wise (IIYC) eryn.ontheroad@gmail.com, (602) 769-8444 Police from 5 States Escalate Violence, Shoot Horses to Clear 1851 Treaty Camp Cannonball, ND – At approximately 11am […]
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Donate to Build Tiny Solar Barns to Stop Dakota Access

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UPDATE: Over the Thanksgiving weekend, the first tiny solar barns were delivered and set up at Standing Rock! WATCH: Josh Fox and Bold Oklahoma’s Mekasi Camp Horinek describe what’s happening on the ground while Water Protectors from Nebraska help install solar panels on the donated tiny barns. Winter is coming… and Bold Alliance is taking action to […]
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Bold Alliance’s Jane Kleeb Profiled on PBS “Political Postcards”

Bold Nebraska director and Bold Alliance president Jane Kleeb was profiled by PBS’s “Postcards from the Great Divide” in a segment focusing on her role as incoming chair of the Nebraska Democratic Party. WATCH: POSTCARDS FROM THE GREAT DIVIDE: BLUE WIND ON A RED PRAIRIE
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Vote for Bold to Get a Funding Boost From CREDO

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(Thank you for signing the petition urging Pres. Obama to revoke permits for the Dakota Access pipeline!) Join me in supporting fighters! @janekleeb and #Bold team need your vote —> https://t.co/hpWCy47YZw for @CREDOmobile grant! pic.twitter.com/Mi1fkuLwzL — Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) October 14, 2016 Bold Alliance has been selected as one of three nonprofits to receive a […]
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Bold Louisiana Joins 70 Organizations Calling on Pres. Obama to Protect Gulf of Mexico

Today, Bold Louisiana & Bold Alliance joined nearly 70 organizations in a letter to Pres. Obama urging him to halt new leasing to drill for oil and gas in the Gulf of Mexico: “President Obama has a climate legacy we are proud of from stopping Keystone XL and protecting public lands. Families who rely on […]
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Oct. 14-16: Ponca Sacred Corn “Seeds of Resistance” Harvest Tour

In the summer of 2016, members of the Cowboy & Indian Alliance traveled to meet landowners and Tribal Nations in Virginia and West Virginia and plant “Seeds of Resistance” Ponca sacred corn on land that lies in the paths of the Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley fracked gas pipelines. The harvest of this year’s crop […]
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