Chairman Archambault answers questions that address, among other things, objections to the SRST Council’s decisions, the high cost of the camps and the cleanup to the tribe, and allegations made against his leadership.
Dave Archambault II remarks Native Nations march on Washington, D.C.
Today, it is not only we Native Americans that are being ignored and pushed aside in favor of the interests of another. Many of our ally communities are experiencing what we have been for centuries: our ways of life are being destroyed, dictated, limited, and manipulated at the whim of the federal government.
UN official: Tribe not properly heard in pipeline dispute
BISMARCK, N.D. — A United Nations official who visited North Dakota in the wake of months of protests over the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline believes the concerns and rights of Native Americans haven’t been adequately addressed. North Dakota Republican Gov. Doug Burgum says the state has respected legal protests and that it focused on… Read more »
Standing Rock confident legal case is strong, says court battle has just begun
If the judge rules that the permits are illegal, he can shut the pipeline operation down
Taking NoDAPL to the White House: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to lead historic march on Washington
On Friday, March 10, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe will march with indigenous people and allies to oppose Trump’s continued aggression on tribal nations and stand in solidarity with all Native Nations to protect their sovereignty.
Trump administration withdrew legal memo that found ‘ample legal justification’ to halt Dakota Access pipeline
“A pattern is emerging with [the Trump] administration,” said Jan Hasselman, an attorney representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. “They take good, thoughtful work and then just throw it in the trash and do whatever they want to do.”
Standing Rock Sioux Chairman responds to Press Secretary Spicer’s statements
“Spicer claimed that the Trump administration has been ‘constantly’ in contact with our Tribe. That claim is absolutely false,” Archambault said.
Setting the Record Straight
Standing Rock’s Engagement in the Dakota Access Pipeline
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe asks federal court to set aside Trump’s pipeline reversal
Critical motion charges Trump administration circumvents law and ignores treaty rights
Trump’s Pipeline and America’s Shame
by Bill McKibbon The Trump Administration is breaking with tradition on so many fronts—renting out the family hotel to foreign diplomats, say, or imposing travel restrictions on the adherents of disfavored religions—that it seems noteworthy when it exhibits some continuity with American custom. And so let us focus for a moment, before the President’s next disorienting tweet,… Read more »