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.


151-175 of 33977 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
33827 1 year ago Byron Lerner Alamo, CA , US
33826 1 year ago Mary Onufer Issaquah, WA , US
33825 1 year ago Cheryl Hurley Marina del Rey, CA , US This is not Syria! This is America and these are our first people!
33824 1 year ago Stephen Bailey Deming, WA , US Sir,
The atrocities being committed at Standing Rock are destroying EVERY WHIT OF RESPECT, CONFIDENCE, AND SUPPORT for the democratic party, and for you yourself!
I understand that gre...
33823 1 year ago Stephen Bailey Deming, WA , US Sir,
The atrocities being committed at Standing Rock are destroying EVERY WHIT OF RESPECT, CONFIDENCE, AND SUPPORT for the democratic party, and for you yourself!
I understand that gre...
33822 1 year ago Stephen Bailey Deming, WA , US Sir,
The atrocities being committed at Standing Rock are destroying EVERY WHIT OF RESPECT, CONFIDENCE, AND SUPPORT for the democratic party, and for you yourself!
I understand that gre...
33821 1 year ago Colin Allen St Helens, ot , GB
33820 1 year ago Donye Sacco LA, CA , US
33819 1 year ago Sylvia Freund Berlin, ot , DE
33818 1 year ago Debbie Evans Kearney, MO , US
33817 1 year ago Ainga Dobbelaere Mastrils, ot , CH
33816 1 year ago Gwen Gowie Aberdeen, GB STOP this carnage NOW. This is no way to end your term as President. Shame on you President Obama, shame on you.
33815 1 year ago Kevin Campbell Havre, MT , US
33814 1 year ago Allan Booyjzsen Johannesburg, ot , ZA
33813 1 year ago Asfa Aman Singapore, ot , SG
33812 1 year ago Kathleen Gates Buffalo Grove, IL , US
33811 1 year ago Ellen Mini Bellingham, WA , US
33810 1 year ago Anonymous Copper Center, AK , US
33809 1 year ago Margaret King London, ot , GB
33808 1 year ago Kristina Anderson oakland, CA , US
33807 1 year ago Anonymous CT , US These methods should not be used against peaceful protestors.
33806 1 year ago Lois Jordan Tucson, AZ , US
33805 1 year ago Paula Geroux Redwood Valley, CA , US This is 1492 all over again! Stop the violence.
33804 1 year ago Jan and Larry Slobin Portland, OR , US What's happening to this country? We're willing to desecrate sacred ground for the sake of greed? Haven't we done enough damage to the indigenous people who lived here long before we took their l...
33803 1 year ago Allie Jennings Sonoma, CA , US Stop this pipeline now! Enough is enough!
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