pipeline
Aug 2017

“in March they began using oxyacetylene cutting torches to damage exposed, empty pipeline valves.”

Jul 2017

Not really interested in helping the steel industry I guess

Well… most of the politics anyway

Let’s get off the stick here

Jun 2017

Standing Rock tribe wins a hollow victory

Jazz Shaw Jun 15, 2017 9:21 AM

A bit late for that now, isn’t it?

May 2017

“We are very pleased to bring this important infrastructure project…into service on June 1.”

Fire near Dakota Access Pipeline site ruled arson

John Sexton May 01, 2017 3:21 PM

“About $70,000 damage was done to a contractor-owned skid loader…and $75,000 to pipeline equipment.”

Mar 2017

Keystone XL pipeline approval coming by Monday

John Sexton Mar 23, 2017 3:21 PM

“Undersecretary for political affairs Tom Shannon plans to sign the pipeline’s cross-border permit on or before Monday…”

Dakota Access Pipeline sabotaged in two states

John Sexton Mar 22, 2017 1:41 PM

“someone burned a hole through an above-ground section of an oil pipeline”

Best get out of the way because this is happening

Feb 2017

“Can you claim a property interest in the land as well as the water?”

The Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp is no more

John Sexton Feb 23, 2017 5:21 PM

“Police moved on the camp Thursday morning in dozens of armored personnel carriers…”

“There’s a lot of sadness right now.”

“The mere presence of the oil in the pipeline renders the water spiritually impure.”

“If the easement is granted, construction on the controversial oil pipeline would resume.”

“This group’s actions do not represent the tribe nor the original intent of the water protectors.”

Have you ever heard that “Isn’t it ironic” song?

Jan 2017

“when the floodwaters come up, that waste is going to be contaminating the water.”

“This wasn’t in our planning horizon in the middle of last year…”

“A study could take up to two years…”

“How disappointing”

94.5% of those arrested came from outside the state.

Funny how he doesn’t care to tell the story now

“Just give me my hometown back.”

Dec 2016

“if convicted, the state would seek $1,000 from each defendant…”

“I think we can get this handled rather quickly in a Trump administration.”

“A civilian leader in the Army made the decision to deny an easement…”

“Too little, too late. Worthless.”

One last act of defiance for Obama

“Life-threatening wind chills and towering snow drifts could mean the greatest challenge is simple survival.”

“protesters claim Wells Fargo is helping finance the companies building the pipeline…”

Nov 2016

“The decision by the Army Corps is a needed step to support the safety of residents, workers, protesters, and law enforcement.”

“Law enforcement is currently involved in an ongoing riot on the Backwater Bridge…”

There’s no longer any such thing as “settled law”

“At least 39 protesters were arrested on Friday at the construction site…”

“…the Army Corps is examining whether there are ways to reroute this pipeline.”

Are you kidding me?

“She faces up to 20 years in prison…”

Oct 2016

Peaceful protesters