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CDP in the Press: The Dakota Access Pipeline Lawsuit
August 23, 2017April 2, 2018
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CDP in the Press: The Dakota Access Pipeline Lawsuit

CDP co-founder Ted Hamilton was quoted in ThinkProgress article on Energy Transfer Partner’s lawsuit against environmental groups: “This suit is part of a rising tendency on the part of government and industry to demonize activists and to criminalize free speech activity,” Ted Hamilton, co-founder of the Climate Defense Project, a non-profit environmental interest group not involved with...

Activists Explain Disruption of Dakota Access Pipeline
August 10, 2017August 22, 2017
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Activists Explain Disruption of Dakota Access Pipeline

On July 24th, Ruby Montoya and Jessica Reznicek publicly explained how and why they had disrupted construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline for months. They detailed how they targeted pipeline infrastructure, and stated: “[C]ourts and public officials allowed these corporations to steal permissions from landowners and brutalize the land, water, and people. Our conclusion is...