The ongoing, underreported confrontation between Native American protesters and authorities over the construction of an oil pipeline escalated this week. Here's everything you need to know about the standoff (in chronological order), courtesy of Anti-Media and our partners in independent reporting:
Is This the Real Reason the Pipeline Company Is Allowed to Destroy Native Lands?
World Watching as Tribal Members Literally Put Bodies in Path of Dakota Pipeline
North Dakota Governor Activates National Guard Against Pipeline Protest
5 Times the National Guard Was Used (& What It Means for the Pipeline Protesters)
Breaking: Justice Department Overrules Court, Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Halted