Red Lake Direct Action to Stop Illegal Enbridge Pipeline

The audio on the video below was a conversation with Becky Haase, an Enbridge Stakeholders Specialist, answering questions in a phone interview regarding easements and standard requirements for pipeline construction. The video is a compilation of images and video from...

An Enbridge Fairytale

Once upon a time there was an old evil corporation named Enbridge that wanted to transport different types of oils:  sweet, medium, sour, and dil-bit, all across the US to export ports.  However, they proclaimed it was for the local people to use and enjoy. ...

Line 13 —- Illegal Pipelines on Red Lake Land —- Fact Sheet

Indigenous Environmental Network Enbridge Energy Line 13 Southern Lights Diluent Line Illegal Pipelines on Red Lake Land Expansion Fact Sheet Enbridge is proposing to increase the Southern Lights Diluent Line(50,000 bpd to 275,000 bpd) that flows from Chicago, Ill to...

FACT SHEET: Alberta Clipper / Enbridge Energy Line 67 Expansion

Indigenous Environmental Network Enbridge Energy Line 67 (Alberta Clipper) Expansion Fact Sheet CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD This Fact Sheet. Enbridge Energy Inc. has applied to increase the daily amount of Alberta Tar Sands Diluted Bitumen (DilBit) through the recently...
Alberta Clipper Tar Sand Oil Pipeline Expansion in Minnesota

Alberta Clipper Tar Sand Oil Pipeline Expansion in Minnesota

Thu., August 8, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm IATP Stevens Avenue Building 2104 Stevens Avenue S Minneapolis, Minnesota Enbridge Oil has petitioned the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) for permission to expand  the quantity of tar sand oil pumped through the...

Enbridge Spill in Viking, MN

IEN REPORT FROM THE FRONT LINES by Marty Cobenais Viking, MN – The small northern western Minnesota town of approximately100 people was the site of the latest Alberta Canada tar sands pipeline oil spill.  Enbridge Energy made the initial report that 600 gallons...

Red Lake Members take on Enbridge Energy, one arrested

Bemidji, MN— In a David vs. Goliath fight, David took the fight to Goliath.  At 1:05 pm, Wednesday, April 10, 2013.  Thirty people including; members of the group Nizhawendaamin Indaakiminaan (We Love Our Land), tribal members from Red Lake, members of other...

Woman arrested after hours-long protest of Enbridge oil pipeline

BEMIDJI – An act of civil disobedience over an oil pipeline on the Red Lake Indian Reservation ended with a moment of civility Wednesday. Angie Palacio, after being handcuffed to the front door of Enbridge Energy, 1129 Industrial Drive SE, removed the cuffs just after...

Occupy Enbridge: Taking a Stand on Red Lake Sovereign Land

By Robert Desjarlait • Mar 10, 2013 To the southwest of the Red Lake Anishinaabe Nation, lie desolate, wooded lands that were opened for settlement and home-steading under the Agreement of 1889. In 1945, Oscar Chapman, Assistant Secretary of Interior, signed an Order...

Red Lake Pipeline Blockade initiated in northern Minnesota

On the Red Lake sovereign nation land located in what is today known as northern Minnesota, an occupation has started at a location above the Enbridge-owned pipeline built without permission of the Red Lake Nation in 1949 (hashtag #RLblockade). Already a helicopter...