Friday, October 28, 2016

#noDAPL -- some ways to help

Following our class discussion today, some students asked, "How can we help?"

Dallas Goldtooth of the Indigenous Environmental Project was kind enough to share the following list.:

1. Contribute to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s fundraiser by clicking here

2. Call or Email your Congressional Representative or Senator. You can use this page to find out who they are and how to contact them.

3. Call or Email Denis McDonough, Chief of Staff to the President and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of Army Corp of Engineers. Tell them to rescind the permits granted to Dakota Access:
Denis McDonough, Chief of Staff to the President
dmcos@who.eop.gov
(202) 456-3182
Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of Army Corp of Engineers
joellen.darcy@us.army.mil
(703) 697-8986

4. Contribute to the Sacred Stone Camp Legal Defense Fund

5. You can donate items from the Sacred Stone Camp Supply List

6. Call the Army Corps of Engineers and demand that they reverse the permit: (202) 761-5903

7. You can sign the petition to the White House to Stop DAPL

8.Call the executives of the companies that are building the pipeline:
Lee Hanse
Executive Vice President
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.
800 E Sonterra Blvd #400
San Antonio, Texas 78258
Telephone: (210) 403-6455
Email: Lee.Hanse@energytransfer.com
Glenn Emery
Vice President
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.
800 E Sonterra Blvd #400
San Antonio, Texas 78258
Telephone: (210) 403-6762
Email: Glenn.Emery@energytransfer.com

Michael (Cliff) Waters
Lead Analyst
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.
1300 Main St.
Houston, Texas 77002
Telephone: (713) 989-2404
Email: Michael.Waters@energytransfer.com

If you’re worried about what to write when you contact officials, or need more background information before making phone calls, some sample language is available here.
If you’re on social media, these hashtags will help keep you up to date on all the news coming out of the camp: #HonorTheTreaties #NoBakken #SacredStoneCamp #STOPDAPL #MniWiconi #SacredWater #NoDAPL #RezpectOurWater #StandWithStandingRock