April 29th: #FloodTrump is Coming to Washington DC!

April 29th: #FloodTrump is Coming to Washington DC! As we near the 100-day anniversary of Trump’s presidency, hundreds of thousands will converge in Washington DC for the People’s Climate Mobilization. RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1807213426198166/ Alongside the major PCM march for jobs, justice, and climate, it’s time to take direct action to keep … Continue reading

BREAKING: 12 Arrested at Citigroup Center in Pipeline Protest

October 31, 2016 Contact: Laurel Sutherlin, 415.246.0161, [laurel@ran.org] Bay Area residents demand end to bank’s financing of controversial North Dakota Pipeline in daring protest. Photos Available Here: https://flic.kr/s/aHskKZW7ZG San Francisco, CA – This morning, a dozen people were arrested in a daring occupation of the Citigroup Center lobby in San Francisco’s … Continue reading

BREAKING: Dakota Access Pipeline Construction stopped again in Iowa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BREAKING: Dakota Access Pipeline Construction stopped again October 14, 2016 CONTACTS  Alex Cohen: 314-971-6304, Ruby Montoya : 602-769-9332, MississippiStand@gmail.com Keokuk, IA – At approximately noon a water protector, Cameron Kennedy, 27, of Minneapolis locked onto the drilling waste vehicle Dakota Access Pipeline has been using to transport … Continue reading

Iowa Dakota Access Construction Shut Down By Another Water Protector

Iowa Dakota Access Construction Shut Down By Another Water Protector October 12, 2016 CONTACTS  Alex Cohen: 314-971-6304,  Ruby Montoya : 602-769-9332, MississippiStand@gmail.com Keokuk, IA – After a string of shutdowns and demonstrations this weekend, another Water Protector shutdown a construction site in Keokuk, Iowa this afternoon. Krissana Mara, 31, of … Continue reading

Sheriffs to Evict Water Protectors from Mississippi Stand Camp near Dakota Access Site

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct 4, 2016 Sheriffs to Evict Water Protectors from Mississippi Stand Camp near Dakota Access Boring Site CONTACTS  Alex Cohen: 314-971-6304,  Ruby Montoya : 602-769-9332, MississippiStand@gmail.com Keokuk, IA – Tuesday evening as the sun set over the Mississippi river near Sandusky, Iowa, Suarez, the local Sheriff served … Continue reading