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Conversation about Standing Rock
A discussion on December 7th was organized by the Student Senate, including information provided by a First Term Seminar, student and faculty perspectives, and a chance for conversation. This guide offers additional sources of information.
photo courtesy of Dark Sevier
Dakota Access Pipeline corporate site
Energy Transfer's site provides the company's rationale for the pipeline as well as maps and company fact sheets.
Stand With Standing Rock
Provides information about Oceti Sakowin (the protest encampment) and about the indigenous nations' opposition to the Pipeline.
Standing Rock Tribe
Site for the Standing Rock tribal council, host of the Stand With Standing Rock site.
Sacred Stone Camp
News from one of the camps, raided on February 23, 2017, in spite of legal disputes over the private/tribal ownership of the land.
Understanding Standing Rock
Created by the NYC Stands for Standing Rock committee, a group of Indigenous scholars and activists and supporters. Includes maps, a historical timeline, and contextual readings on history, environmental issues, political thought, and the protest. Also includes links to visual resources and video of a Teach In.
Legal and Government Documents
The protests involve local, state, and federal government entities. Here are few links about these interactions.
Alternative News Sources
Indian Country Today
News and opinion with a focus on native peoples, primarily focused on North America.
Indian Country News
An independent native-owned news organization based in Wisconsin.
A volunteer collective of multimedia artists and journalists providing news from sites of protest.
National Newspaper Coverage
Books of Interest
A Field Philosopher's Guide to Fracking by
Call Number: QE431.6.M4 B75 2015
Publication Date: 2015-10-19
When God Isn't Green by
Call Number: GF80 .W49 2016
Publication Date: 2016-03-15
Hollow Justice by
Call Number: KF8205 .W528 2013
Publication Date: 2013-10-29
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by
Call Number: E76.8 .D86 2014
Publication Date: 2014-09-16
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