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Local Group Shows Support For Pipeline Protestors – Brevard NC


Last updated 12/5/2016 at 6:29pm

A group of concerned citizens Friday morning gathered in front of the Transylvania County Courthouse in support of the protest by Native Americans in North Dakota of a proposed pipeline.

Wayne Clark helped organize Friday’s local show of support with other members of an informal coffee group. Clark said the actions by pipeline owner’s Energy Transfer Partners LP, based in Texas, are all “profit and money driven,” with “contempt for Native American concerns.” The $3.8-billion, 1,172-mile pipeline is scheduled to go underneath a lake on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. Protes...

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