For Immediate Release
15,000 Americans on Tuesday Asked President to Block the Removal of Water Protectors at Standing Rock
The petition, which has been delivered to the White House, was posted at RootsAction.org following the announcement by the Governor of North Dakota that everyone resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline would be forcibly removed.
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