Deia Schlosberg, a journalist, has been charged with three felony charges that carry a maximum penalty of 45 years for reporting on a climate change protest in Walhalla, North Dakota.
The Arrest of Journalists and Filmmakers Covering the Dakota Pipeline Is a Threat to Democracy—and the Planet By Josh Fox
Deia Schlosberg, Amy Goodman, and Shailene Woodley are among those who have been arrested while covering demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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Photo of Deia Schlosberg at the 35th College Television Awards (Danny Moloshok / Invision)
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Sharon Wilson is considered a leading citizen expert on the impacts of shale oil and gas extraction. She is the go-to person whether it’s top EPA officials from D.C., national and international news networks, or residents facing the shock of eminent domain and the devastating environmental effects of natural gas development in their backyards.
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Stephanie Cruvant says
Journalists are arrested and victimized in totalitarian states. These arrests clearly define who is actually being served by law enforcement, and apparently it is not the people or our CONSTITUTION!
Slightly off-topic (but still relevant)…. can we somehow help the people in Monterey County, California in their efforts through a ballot on Nov 8 for winning a fracking ban in that county. This ban may trigger much needed awareness for creating a ripple effect… Thanks.