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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Protestors display signs at Kentucky Stands with Standing Rock in Lexington, Ky., on Friday, January 27, 2017. Hundreds of protestors gathered in front of the Fayette County Circuit Court to protest in solidarity with Native American tribes affected by construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Photo by Joshua Qualls | Staff

Standing by Standing Rock

Kaitlyn Skovran January 29, 2017

A few hundred people showed up to the Fayette County Court House to hear speakers spread the word about the importance of standing in solidarity with those in the Dakotas Friday evening.The event was created...

Protestors display signs at Kentucky Stands with Standing Rock in Lexington, Ky., on Friday, January 27, 2017. Hundreds of protestors gathered in front of the Fayette County Circuit Court to protest in solidarity with Native American tribes affected by construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Photo by Joshua Qualls | Staff

Local groups, UK students stand against proposed pipelines

Kaitlyn Skovran January 28, 2017

Supporters gathered at the Fayette County District Courthouse to hear speakers spread the word about the importance of standing in solidarity with those at Standing Rock on Friday evening, Jan. 27.Creator...

Police from six states have been marshalled by the state of North Dakota to attempt to shut down protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline by tribal members from across the country and their supporters. The pipeline is planned to cross the Missouri within a half mile of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. The developer of the $3.8 billion pipeline is Energy Transfer Partners of Dallas (Morton County Sheriff’s Office/TNS)

Lexington stands with Standing Rock

News Staff January 27, 2017

Those wishing to stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will gather at the Fayette County District Courthouse to hear Indigenous speakers and calls to oppose the construction of the Dakota...

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