Above the Fold Dakota Access Pipeline

Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline near in New Salem, North Dakota.

The lame duck administration put up another blockade in front of a needed energy infrastructure project.

Sean Hackbarth
Protesters march against the Dakota Access Pipeline in Minneapolis, Minn.

What's there for the Army Corps of Engineers to consider, since it signed off on the project months ago?

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Screenshot from the 11/02/2016 President Obama interview with NowThis.

He took the rule of law, crumpled it up, and tossed along a riverbank in North Dakota.

Sean Hackbarth
Anti-energy vandals cut a chain on an oil pipeline valve.

Cutting through fences, trampling on private property, and putting workers and citizens in danger is unacceptable.

Sean Hackbarth
A protester being arrested at a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site near Glen Ullin, N.D.

Protests have intensified after the Obama administration took steps to halt the energy infrastructure project.

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Energy opponents protest Dakota Access Pipeline outside the White House.

Energy opponents, whose lifestyles revolve around abundant energy, cheered calls for "no pipelines."

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Pipeline protesters standing on vandalized construction equipment in North Dakota. Photo source: Morton County (N.D.) Sheriff's Department.

They have been completely co-opted by “Keep it in the ground” extremists.

Sean Hackbarth
Dakota Access Pipeline protesters pin a security guard against a truck.

Energy opponents continue to use water and cultural concerns to mask their true, anti-energy agenda.

Sean Hackbarth