The Standing Rock Sioux Just Won a 'Major Victory' in Court

The battle over the Dakota Access pipeline continues.
Cole Kazdin
Standing Rock

The Final, Messy, Defiant Days of the Standing Rock Camps

Defying the government and even the local tribes, a stubborn group of activists remains camped out in North Dakota.
Cheree Franco

New VICELAND Series 'RISE' to Debut at Sundance

One of the episodes screening will be "Sacred Water," which focuses on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation's resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Mack Lamoureux

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Victory for protesters as the Dakota Access pipeline is halted, PizzaGate becomes real-life gun scare in Washington, DC, first Oakland fire victims identified, and more.
VICE Staff

The Standing Rock 'Water Protectors' Vow to Stay No Matter What the Government Does

The government has ordered the protesters to move by December 5 or face potential trespassing charges, and lots of them seem prepared to go with the latter.
Cole Kazdin and Duy Linh Tu

A Montage of the Faces of Standing Rock Sioux | Insta of the Week

It's easy to get lost in the details of the Dakota Access Pipeline controversy, but this Thanksgiving let's remember the people who will be affected.
Beckett Mufson

'We’re Not Going to Go to War': The Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Preaches Peace and Patience

"When I look at that camp, I always think: What's going to happen when this is over? Who's going to clean that up? Who's going to put that land back to its natural state?"
Cole Kazdin and Duy Linh Tu

Protesters at Standing Rock Don't Care Winter Is Coming

Even as the temperature drops and inhabitants of the Standing Rock camp winterize their teepees and tents, they say that they won't be leaving, and that there's no place in world they'd rather be.
Cole Kazdin and Duy Linh Tu

How the Government Reached Out to Native Americans in the Wake of the Dakota Pipeline Fight

Intent on preventing another PR disaster, the government held a meeting with tribes in Phoenix.
Cole Kazdin

What Life Is Like Inside the Standing Rock Anti-Pipeline Camp

"Everyone is looking out for one another. Everyone is learning from one another. Everyone is coming together, to fight for water, that all life on earth needs."
Sofia Lee
daily vice

The Standing Rock Reservation's Fight Against Big Oil

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we talk to an artist from the Sioux tribe fighting against a proposed 1,100 mile oil line protestors say threatens the drinking water and sacred lands of the reservation.
VICE Staff