Steven Mufson covers energy and other financial matters for the Washington Post.
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Tribe’s Fight for Land Rights Goes Back Long Before Pipeline
In the Dakota language, the word “oahe” signifies “a place to stand on.” And that’s what the Standing Rock Sioux and their allies in the environmental and activist movements say they are doing: using Lake Oahe in North Dakota as a place to take a stand by setting up camps and blocking roads in...