In early October, the Line 3 pipeline— which runs through Minnesota— became fully operational, despite years of protests led by Indigenous activists and arrests of hundreds of peaceful protestors. The completed line can carry up to 760,000 barrels
of oil each day.
Check out this story
from Yasmine Askari
in the MinnPost, about what protestors and water protectors are doing at Camp Migizi— one of several resistance camps formed to oppose the construction of Line 3— now that the pipeline is operational. The fight and their work continue, despite the fact that oil has been flowing through the pipeline for over a month.
Water protectors at
Camp Migizi have taken on the responsibility of monitoring the pipeline and documenting any damage to the community. Already, there has been a major rupture of the pipeline that occurred during construction. Read more here
. — Abbie Veitch