EPA Ordered to Freeze All Contracts and Grant Programs, Including Environmental Justice Ones
Agency employees were told not to disclose this information, but anonymous sources leaked the information last night.
The Inauguration Protests in 11 Tweets
From Black Lives Matter to #NoDAPL, activists are out in full force in Washington, D.C.
Hundreds of Women Disrupted D.C. Offices to Challenge White House Cabinet
The group included veterans, Indigenous women, climate justice activists, women of color and their allies.
READ: Tribal Rights and Sovereignty Can Save the Climate Justice Movement Under Trump
The #NoDAPL battle at Standing Rock shows how Indigenous people are the cornerstone of a movement.
President Obama Transfers Half a Billion Into Climate Fund
The $500 million will help developing nations brace for and adapt to climate change.
Direct Actions Against Pipeline in Florida Leads to 8 Arrests
Those arrested include two women who locked themselves to a construction truck.
Havasupai Native Children Sue U.S. Government For Right to Quality Education
The complaint accuses the Bureau of Indian Education of denying the students an adequate and culturally competent education.
Louisiana Environmentalists Rally Against Pipeline Developed by Same Company Behind DAPL
In the past weeks, Energy Transfer Partners has been served with a lawsuit and become the target of protests in both Lousiana and North Dakota.
Texas Water Protector Locks Herself to Construction Equipment
Her action was in direct opposition to the Comanche Trail Pipeline, a 195-mile long natural gas pipeline in the Texas town of San Elizario.
Canadian Native Youth Arrive at Standing Rock After Walking for Almost a Month
Buffalo greeted the youth as they arrived at the #NoDAPL camp site.
When and Where to Watch Senate Confirmation Hearings for Trump's Cabinet Picks
A flurry of Senate confirmation hearings for Trump's cabinet nominees are happening this week. Here's when and where to watch.
Colin Kaepernick Donates $50K to Standing Rock Health Clinic
Half of the quarterback's December 2016 donations went toward the free healthcare clinic providing support to frontline #NoDAPL supporters.
Case on Federal Regulatory Power Over Fracking on Public Lands Pushed to March
This means that President-elect Donald Trump's administration will oversee the decision.
3 Water Protectors Released From Jail After Dropping Banner During Football Game
The #NoDAPL supporters risked arrest to send a message to a bank behind the pipeline.
The Biggest Environmental Justice Wins of 2016
It was the year three California counties banned fracking, a tribe beat big oil and more.
Year-End Goodness: The Best 2016 Movies, Music, Hashtags and More
Brilliant art, media and pop culture gave us something to celebrate in 2016. Here are Team Colorlines' favorites, from music videos to podcasts.
Updated: A Living History of the Dakota Access Pipeline
Going back to 2014, the steps to build the DAPL—and the global actions taken to stop it.
First Round of #NoDAPL Water Protectors Head to Court
Ten defendants will be on trial today—the first of more than 550 people the Morton County Sheriff's Department arrested.
Water Protector Who Almost Lost Arm Returns Home, Faces Lengthy Recovery
Sophia Wilansky, 21, was one of 300 activists injured during a face off with police in November at Standing Rock.
75% of Pipeline Spill in North Dakota Entered Waterway
It is the largest release of crude oil since 2013.