Quote and Source: “I hope the North Dakota authorities press charges against the real vandalism taking place at the Standing Rock Sioux reservation: the bulldozing of sacred burial sites and the unleashing of vicious attack dogs.” Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate. The Christian Science Monitor, September 10, 2016.
Synopsis: In the northwest part of the United States there is uproar concerning the construction of the North Dakota Access pipeline. … The plans for the North Dakota Access pipeline runs through ancient burial grounds of the Rock Sioux tribe. Thus, depicting the tension between the Native Americans of South Dakota and the US Federal government. The Rock Sioux are protecting against the construction of the pipeline since the plans for the pipeline runs through their sacred land. However, the life of this article lays behind the Rock Sioux tribe’s newest supporter, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein. Due to Stein’s role [spray painting on a bulldozer] in the protest, she will face criminal charges.
Maxim: The statement from the source demonstrates that None of the Maxims Function Alone. The root of this problem is oil which is an important resource. The ND pipeline could help the nation ease their dependence on “foreign oil” due to the fact that resources are desired. However, the desired resources which lead to the situation that Transitions are Often Turbulent. Due to the pipeline construction, there have been protests against the pipeline. People have been protesting vocally and criminally such as committing crimes of trespassing and criminal mischief.
Place character: Both parties of this portion of this realm have struggled with their differences. The ongoing tensio...
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... different countries that do not neighbor each other but yet they all have the common issue/objective. The United State and Russia may not always get along but they both have the same common objective, stopping the expansion of ISIS; Syria is involved due to the fact that the situation is in their country. These countries are connected by the same common objective stop ISIS, Al Qaeda, and limiting the expansion of Assad 's forces.
Place Character: The nature of terrorism is on the global radar and, the fact that ISIS advancement is taking place in Syria has the attention of the two great superpowers Russia and the United States. This article displays that even though two countries does not trust each other they are still bound by global situations. Due to those global situations, they have to work together along with Syria to put a stop to the violence in the area.
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- North America Realm Quote and Source: “I hope the North Dakota authorities press charges against the real vandalism taking place at the Standing Rock Sioux reservation: the bulldozing of sacred burial sites and the unleashing of vicious attack dogs.” Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate. The Christian Science Monitor, September 10, 2016. Synopsis: In the northwest part of the United States there is uproar concerning the construction of the North Dakota Access pipeline. … The plans for the North Dakota Access pipeline runs through ancient burial grounds of the Rock Sioux tribe.... [tags: United States]
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- The Dakota Access Pipeline is a $3.8 billion dollar project that is projected to span 1,170 miles, connecting from the North Dakota Bakken region to Illinois as it will meet other pipelines and eventually be connected to the Gulf Coast refineries. It will carry approximately a half- million barrels of crude oil a day, fueling the fossil fuel industry even more, while also creating jobs during construction (McKenna). The construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) has also fueled a large controversy over the involvement of the pipeline intersecting the North Dakota Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s water supply and coming dangerously close to the tribe’s sacred religious burial sites.... [tags: Water supply network, Water, North Dakota, Sioux]
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- Dakota Access Pipeline The North Dakota Access Pipeline situation going on right now is something I’ve seen many times on Twitter, but never took the time to read and find out what exactly was going on. In all honestly, all I knew was that it had to do with pipes and it was going on in North Dakota. The first time I got real information on it was when we talked about it in class. Even then, all I found out was that people were trying to build pipes on Native American land that would carry oil from North Dakota to Illinois.... [tags: Native Americans in the United States, Sioux]
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- In the past year, there have been many reports of violence, injury, and sickness to the protesters of Standing Rock. The lands that these Native Americans are defending are special to them in a way that mirrors our own respect for our homes and families. The unfair treatment of these peaceful protesters has gone too far. There have been a multitude of reported cases where protesters have been beaten, maced, sprayed by water jets, trampled, and shot at. Brutality is an ugly thing, and there has been more than enough of it to say that it is time to stop.... [tags: United States, Indigenous peoples of the Americas]
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- University of Kentucky The Dakota Access Pipeline is all over modern news; discussion regarding whether it 's good or bad for the economy, whether it 's good or bad for the environment, and who all it 's going to affect either positively or negatively. The concept of this project is to lay 1,168 miles of piping to carry crude oil from North Dakota, through four different states, down to Illinois. The line of piping is also named the Bakken Oil Pipeline because of the areas across North Dakota that are very rich in oil.... [tags: Native Americans in the United States, Sioux]
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- INTRODUCTION Almost every single nation in our world today, the United States included, is extremely reliant on oil and how much of it we can obtain. Wars have been started between countries vying for control of this valuable natural resource. The United States as a whole has been trying to reduce its reliance on foreign oil and has had some success, especially with the discovery of the Bakken formation and projects like the Keystone Pipeline. Projects like the Keystone Pipeline are important as they will allow us to transport more oil than we would be able to in train cars, and grants larger access to oil reserves in the United States and Canada.... [tags: Nebraska, USA]
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- ... Thus, the legislature is more easily influenced in the decisions made in support of eminent domain for the building of the Keystone Pipeline. Lobbyists spent or contribute over $27.4 million with TransCanada being the top for 2011 to 2012. There is a belief that TransCanada is corrupting the state legislature. The lobbyist for TransCanada is Paul Elliot who was the deputy campaign director for Secretary of State Hilary Clinton. TransCanada has an existing pipeline through Nebraska that connects through Steel City, Nebraska on the Kansan State border to Cushing, Oklahoma or Patoka, Illinois.... [tags: property, lobbyists, transcanada]
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- Summary The objective of this study is to research how glaciers affected the North Dakota landscape in relation to photographs taken of North Dakota. In doing so one can come to understand the landscape that the citizens of North Dakota see everyday depending on what part of the state they are located. In doing research at the library and using educational internet sources the glacier that covered most of North Dakota some twenty thousand years ago affected the state in two different ways as the western side is part of the Great Plains region and eastern half is part of the Central lowland plains which have two different types of landscapes.... [tags: Grassy Butte, North Dakota]
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- Tappen, February 12, 2016- North Dakota education has experienced quite a few changes in the past few years. Starting with the No Child Left Behind Act in 2002, where schools and teachers were punished if students did not make a certain mark on standardized testing; to the implementation of Common Core Standards, standards meant to unify education throughout the United States; to the most current Every Student Succeeds Act, passed by legislation in January, education seems to be moving toward a paradigm shift of educational possibilities.... [tags: Education, Standardized test, North Dakota]
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- North Dakota Before many people knew North Dakota, the Native Americans were there. The Native Indian tribes were the Arapaho, Arikara, Cheyenne, Chippewa, Dakota and Mandan tribes. Pierre Gaultier de la Vérendrye led the first known expedition of North Dakota in 1738. In 1803 the United States got most of North Dakota from France along in the Louisiana Purchase. Lewis and Clark explored the region and made settlements there. North Dakota is known for being one of the most rural states in the US.... [tags: Geography ]
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