Tag Archives: Standing Rock
It may only take 3.5% of the population to topple a dictator–with civil resistance by Erica Chenoweth
Nonviolent resistance has empowered the labor movement, closed down or cancelled dozens of nuclear plants, protected farm workers from abuse in California, motivated the recognition of Aids patients as worthy of access to life-saving treatment, protected free speech, put climate reform on the agenda, given reprieve to Dreamers, raised awareness about economic inequality, changed the […]
Students in the course are taught three tiered levels of response: crowd management, crowd intervention, and crowd control.
“Where resides the rebel heart?” Without the rebellious heart, without people who understand that there’s no sacrifice we can make that is too great…
Let the movement against the Dakota Access pipeline be a useful lesson to the the incapacitated US anti-war movement.
People everywhere are organizing by as many nonviolent means as possible…
It’s not a petition. It’s not a Facebook page. It’s not a retweet or a hashtag.
We, too, can sing in the new day.
“If you come from too radical perspective, your right to report is somehow in question, because you’re outside the ideological frameworks”
Hundreds of spills have already taken place in North Dakota since fracking took off around 2010.
“This is What I Have Been Waiting For My Entire Life”
Standing Rock: Protest and Prayer
Two illegal construction projects currently threaten the flow to Coldwater Springs, an acknowledged Dakota sacred site.
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“What he can’t buy he’ll get some other way
Send in the troopers if the natives resist…”
‘We are protectors, not protesters’