Petition-President Obama: Stop the Dakota Access Bakken Pipeline! – Sept.08 – 2016

Pipeline construction

Source: https://secure.foodandwaterwatch.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2742

“Dakota Access is proposing a 1,134-mile-long crude oil pipeline through North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Illinois that will threaten our air, water, land, property rights and climate.

It is proposed to go through tribal lands — lands that belong to the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, as stated in a treaty with the United States. The U.S. government has no right to hand over this land to a private oil company.

President Obama must honor the treaty with the Standing Rock Sioux and stand firm on his commitment to tackle climate change. He must use his authority to deny the Dakota Access Bakken pipeline…..”

Please Sign Petition Here: https://secure.foodandwaterwatch.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=2742