Development

Minneapolis, MN: Super Bowl Blues

On February 4th, 2018 the Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis and the city is already busy preparing for this big event. For almost a year the city has been advertising how important this...

Water Protectors Lock Together Inside Pipeline, Shut Down Last Stretch of Wisconsin Line 3...

Early this morning, a group of water protectors from the Makwa Initiative halted the last piece of construction for the Wisconsin section of Enbridge’s proposed Line 3 replacement project. Two water protectors locked together...
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Canada: Blockade Set Up Against Alton Gas Project

During the fall of 2016 Mi’kmaq opponents of the Alton Gas project, supported by non-Indigenous allies, set up a truckhouse along the banks of the Shubenacadie River near the Alton Gas brine dumping site. This...

Mariner East II Pipeline Construction Crews Approaching Pennsylvania’s Camp White Pine; Help Needed

Construction crews are closing in on both sides of Camp White Pine. For nearly two years, Elise and Ellen Gerhart, along with many allies, have been holding tree sits on their property to defend...

Sabal Trail Resistance Update: From Pipelines to Phosphate Mines, Resistance Continues in Springs County

News about the Sabal Trail lawsuit, court updates, prisoner support and the emerging phosphate mine fight. Some important events have happened since our last update. In August, a federal court found the Sabal Trail Pipeline’s Environmental...

Call to Action: Support Water Protectors at Camp Makwa

Warriors at Camp Makwa Frontline Camp need your help obtaining these things to continue fighting to protect our water and land on Anishinaabe territory. Things we’re in need of: 1. 4X4 Truck with towing capacity of...

Sabotage & Blockade: Against Extractive Industry in Quebec

In mid-August, a blockade began in Gaspesie, located in so-called Quebec in Canada. The blockade sought to stop the drilling of oil in Mik’maq territory, and was supported in various statements by Mik-maq people. An...
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Resistance to Line 3 Pipeline Seeks to Save Sacred Manoomin

Fon du Lac Reservation, MN – Indigenous-led resistance to the proposed Line 3 pipeline, one of the largest proposed infrastructure projects in North American history, has dozens gathering on private land in Northern Minnesota, dedicating...

Montreal Against Junex: When All Else Fails, Block The Rails

On Sunday September 10th, we mobilized in solidarity with the ongoing resistance against the extractive oil industry in Gaspésie, in particular, Junex and its investors. Corporations like Junex (and their investors) collude with provincial...

Direct Action Ramps Up Resistance to Line 3

Superior, WI – Resistance against Enbridge’s Line 3 Pipeline expansion is ramping up. Near the Fon du Lac Reservation, at the frontline camp, Makwa, water protectors, land defenders, warriors, and others have participated in a...