Tag Archives: Red Lake Reservation

Susu Jeffrey> Keystone in Minnesota: Enbridge and the “Alberta Clipper”

Minnesota’s own tar sands pipeline runs 285-miles across northern Minnesota, online since October 2010, with volume increases in the works larger than Keystone XL. By Susu Jeffrey Photos: Friends of Coldwater TransCanada’s Keystone XL tar sands pipeline holds a climate changing reputation among environmentalists. Another Canadian tar sands oil pipe transport company, Enbridge Energy L.P., with a pipeline […]

Naomi Klein> Dancing the World into Being: A Conversation with Idle No More’s Leanne Simpson

Dancing the World into Being A Conversation with Idle No More’s Leanne Simpson by Naomi Klein and Leanne Simpson via Common Dreams Published on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by YES! Magazine Leanne Simpson collecting wild rice. In December 2012, the Indigenous protests known as Idle No More exploded onto the Canadian political scene, with huge round dances taking place […]

Videos> Red Lake Nation Tribal Members Blockade Enbridge Pipelines

Red Lake Nation Tribal Members Blockade Enbridge Pipelines Below are two videos from the Red Lake Reservation encampment that started March 1 to protest the Enbridge pipelines on reservation land in northern Minnesota. Here’s a  short video of the encampment at Red Lake Reservation that seeks to stop the flow of Tarsands oil in Enbridge […]