Solidarity with Standing Rock

SF March Focuses on Army Corps of Engineers’ Role A thousand people joined a colorful and buoyant march through San Francisco on Tuesday, November 15 – an international day of solidarity with those protecting water and land rights around the Dakota Access Pipe Line (DAPL). Over a hundred risked arrest, blocking the street and entrances around the Army Corps of Engineers’ office on Market Street, a major down thoroughfare. Police declined to make arrests, and news arrived that the ACE had issued a statement at Standing Rock accepting the need for “additional discussion and analysis.” (See UK Guardian link below for news updates). After two hours blockading, the marchers, led by Indigenous gro