Standing Rock attacked, needs our voices right now

Native Americans and their allies have been attacked and injured by police using rubber bullets, tear gas, mace canisters and water cannons in freezing temperature.

Background:
> TYT Politics: Barbaric Dakota Access Oil Police Cause Mass Hypothermia
> Democracy Now: 100+ Injured by Police Attack with Water Cannons, Rubber Bullets
> Associated Press: Police, Protesters Face off at Dakota Access Pipeline

The courageous water protectors at Standing Rock are protecting the climate of the earth we all need to live on.

This is an emergency.
Please sign the petition below that is helping us bring attention to these outrages.

Then call the phone numbers
on the next page to demand a halt to this injustice.

Please sign this petition
to President Barack Obama, North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple, the Morton County Sheriff's Department, and the Army Corps of Engineers:

Regarding Standing Rock, we urge you to remove the National Guard. Halt the provision of war weapons and war training to police departments. Demilitarize police actions at Standing Rock. Send Department of Justice observers. Deny the Army Corps of Engineers' permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline.


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Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
33977 3 months ago K R SF, CA , US
33976 4 months ago Anonymous Frederic, WI , US
33975 5 months ago Tamar Dick Bethlehem, PA , US
33974 5 months ago Tamar Dick Bethlehem, PA , US
33973 6 months ago Tamar Dick Bethlehem, PA , US
33972 6 months ago Pedro Augusto Redondo Saraiva Lisboa , ot , PT
33971 9 months ago wes howard Hutchins, TX , US
33970 9 months ago wes howard Hutchins, TX , US
33969 9 months ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX , US
33968 9 months ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX , US
33967 9 months ago Golden Rule Los Angeles, CA , US
33966 9 months ago Nancy Sprague Rockford, OH , US
33965 9 months ago Claudia Honsberg Bayport, NY , US
33964 9 months ago Nancy Sprague Rockford, OH , US
33963 9 months ago Inga Jaeger Iowa City, IA , US
33962 10 months ago Ruvita Maharaj Richmond, CA , US
33961 10 months ago Anonymous VOORHEES, NJ , US
33960 10 months ago Christina Viljoen Irondale, AL , US
33959 10 months ago elizabeth ketz-robinson alexandria, VA , US
33958 10 months ago Melissa Bohn Chandler, AZ , US
33957 10 months ago D. Rincon fresno, CA , US
33956 10 months ago martina thiele warrawong, ot , AU Regarding Standing Rock, we demand that you remove the national guard. Halt the provision of war weapons and war training to police departments. Demilitarize police actions at Standing Rock. Send De...
33955 10 months ago Terry Lushbough Iola, KS , US This continued treatment of the American Indians and their rights must stop. They have as much right under our laws as any other American does and more so. America has shamefully treated the America...
33954 11 months ago Ken Gale NYC, NY , US "The environment" is not some abstract thing. It is the air we breathe and the water we drink and crop irrigation quality and all this affects our health and health costs.
33953 11 months ago Janet Atha Huntsville , AL , US Everyone must protect clean water, especially when this double standard exists.
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