How You Can Help Standing Rock #NoDAPL

Kristeen Hernandez aka Lady2Soothe


Water is sacred, it gives life to everything and without water there is no life. Non-violent direct action Water Protectors have tried to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (aka DAPL), which will traverse four states.

The Water Protectors are concerned oil will leak into the tribe’s water supply. Other tribes and environmental groups are among those who have joined the tribe’s cause and as of Sept. 26, 2016 there are 280 nations and allies with more than 4,000 people making Standing Rock the 15th largest city in No. Dakota, but they need OUR help.


1. It’s Not Political – It’s Life and Death
2. This Is a Women-Led Issue ~ Women are the protectors of water and life
3. Our Movement Is Non-Violent Direct Action ~ No guns. No drugs or alcohol. Protect and care for others in the camp.


Militarized Police from beating people with batons; shootings to the face with rubber bullets and bean bags rounds; high voltage stuns guns held directly to Protectors bodies for prolonged periods of time, tasers with electrical pronged hooks incapacitating people; pepper spraying women and Elders; flash bang explosions permanently damaging hearing. Spirit Riders shot multiple times with rubber bullets at close range and from helicopters flying 15 feet over their heads. Horse’s intentionally injured by police projectiles at close range, buffalo shot from helicopters and left to die in fields. Tipi’s and tents torn down, clothing and household items seized then dumped in by the side of the road after having been urinated on. Spiritual items lost or stolen; a ceremonial drum appropriated and impounded?

There have been over 524 felony arrests of peaceful, unarmed people worshiping in prayer circles and sweat lodges with no charges filed and no access to legal counsel; Medics were barred from assisting the wounded and arrested, their medical equipment seized. Journalists taken into custody, their cameras and equipment confiscated. Media blackouts, surveillance devises blocking transmission and reception signals. Protectors were required to remove all of their clothing, bend over, squat, and cough. Searches took place in bathrooms and cells in front of male and female guards then arrestee’s were stuffed into dog kennels, numbers written on forearms keeping Nazi tradition alive. Jailers forced arrestee’s to give DNA samples violating their privacy and constitutional rights. Serious medical conditions went untreated. Guard’s refused to allow phone calls to attorney’s, denied access to the restroom, food, water or blankets which left people hungry, thirsty and without clothing to sleep on frigid concrete floors. Read more at Atrocities at Standing Rock and Police Weaponry

DAPL will do anything possible, include the threat of death and violence to get this pipeline through. DO NOT LET MAINSTREAM MEDIA LIE TO YOU. Protectors are facing the threat of death simply for protecting water and preserving history.

We understand not everyone can physically come to camp with us, but there is much that can be done from afar. You can donate money or supplies, or help us spread the word by following us on social media and sharing our posts. If you have legal or media skills to offer, please contact us.
How you can help? Camping Cultural Other

Right now monetary donations are the most helpful! You are all amazing and we are getting a lot of Amazon packages and donations and we are spending a lot of time sorting through it all. We understand you like to buy us things off Amazon and truly appreciate it, however right now monetary donations to purchase the big ticket items we need to prepare for winter, like building supplies and a pick-up truck.

For the purpose of warmth, food, shelter, education, sustenance, and health.


Originally fully self-supporting, the camps with large numbers of people arriving daily have increased the need for supplies essential in accommodating everyone. Presently there are 670 plus people to feed requiring trips to the market every 2 days, approximating $4,000 per trip. Thanks to gifts and donations the camp has also been able to provide blankets, sleeping bags, jackets, thermal wear, socks, hats and gloves, tiny houses, tepees, yurts, a medical area, a storage area, composting toilets and waste management services, generators powered by solar panels and wind, all due to the generosity of supporters… Although so many have been generous, our fight is not over and every little bit helps! Please find it in your heart to continue supporting those fighting for us all.

Supplies, cash, or check donations can be sent to:
Sacred Stone Camp
P.O. Box 1011
Fort Yates, ND 58538

Read the campaigns first and see if it matches your wishes. There are other very valid campaigns, but there are also a LOT of phonies. What we are sharing here is to the best of our ability to verify. Split donations if several needs speak to you.

WARNING: Most t-shirt campaigns are phony. If you’d like to purchase a T-shirt please check to see if they’re available through the following donation sites below.

The Crow Creek Spirit riders in Standing Rock fighting the Dakota access Pipeline and defending our people. Protecting our women and children is our main responsibility. Please donate and support our fight for clean water and the treaty lands that are respectfully ours.
The horses on site are very important for morale and for healing of the humans. Helping the horses is the very best thing I can do to throw myself into this wave of change. Please help me buy medications and equipment broken down below if you can. I’m not very good at asking for money unless I have worked for it. But the scope of this is too big for me to handle alone. ~ ~ Charmian Wright, DVM
I carry the spirit of so many with me.
ores of law enforcement officers from seven different states showed up with riot gear, armored vehicles, and military weaponry to clear away the newest camp, the “1851 Treaty Camp,” which stood directly in the path of the Dakota Access pipeline. Tipis and sweat lodges were destroyed. Elders were dragged out of their ceremonies. More than 140 water protectors were arrested. Altogether almost 600 people have been arrested on manufactured charges.
South Dakota Violates Human and Federal Rights of Lakota Families to Foster Their Own Children.
The name of the entire group, all three camps is Medic/Healer Council. The name of the medic/healing group at Rosebud Camp is Zaniyan Wellness. From Daphne Singingtree. Donate at
$183,000 of $100,000 already raised in one month. Funds go to Red Warrior Camp only.
“A nation isn’t defeated until the hearts of the women are on the ground.” Please watch, like, share, and donate what you can. With your help, the voices of the women of Standing Rock will be heard.
reached the finish line!
$100,424 USD raised
100% funded
1437 funders
Credit card donations.
This is a funding need in the Standing Rock Protectors Support Group (ours). $55,555 needed. To create the ability to go from Standing Rock and other similar efforts around the U.S. to document and share. Now especially critical to be mobile and connect all efforts with the new election results. Also at (non-profit) to use Paypal.
Winona LaDuke fund. Several places the funds are used, including Standing Rock and the fossil fuel fight. You can specify where to put it. Credit cards accepted.
According to DigDeep, Diné people are 67 times more likely not to have running water or a toilet compared to the national average. Lack of running water can be responsible for increased illness, fatigue, and poor hygiene. 12-11-16 ~ DONORS DUG DEEP: 19 NAVAJO FAMILIES TO GET RUNNING WATER & SOLAR POWER: Nineteen Diné families will get running water after a non-profit organization generated around $40,000 from 350 national donations in a single day. Read more …
This is a funding need in the Standing Rock Protectors Support Group (ours). $4,572 of $11,111 needed. Immediate needs to build and expand websites, get on the road to protest sites and report back to the world thru our group.
Support the legal defense of warriors protecting land, water, and human rights by resisting the Dakota Access oil pipeline thru non-violent direct action. 10-23-16 was an intense day with 141 arrests.

Urgent Medic Supply List:
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This list does not direct things to The Mni Wiconi clinic nor does it reflect the supply lines of Red Warrior Camp medical. Please find their info on their sites. We function as the central coordination unit between all the medic and healer spaces (who we know of) at all the various locations at camp.

We’ve refrained from posting any supply lists or funding streams yet because we wanted to make sure we knew exactly what our medics and healers were in need of, on the ground, at this moment.

Here is our medical supply list that is top priority. It’s a short, but extremely important list. Please consider helping us (those who need urgent medical care) either financially or by sharing this list widely.

We do not need painkillers (advil, tylenol, etc) at this moment, so please refrain from sending those, as to not burdening our medics with more logistics and sorting 🙂

Note: We are also requesting Amazon eGift cards which we will use to purchase items as needed. On the list, it shows only a $100 option; however, if you click “See all buying options” it allows purchase of smaller amount eGift cards.


1) Standing Rock EMS had to pull their operations at camp, partially because they are inundated with the regular calls from the rest of the reservation and could not allocate their resources to our camp (read about the historical/social reasons why public health is highly understaffed and underfunded on reservations for more info).

2) The ND state government is basically taking an apathetic at best and hostile at worst attitude towards the wellbeing of those at the camps: (pulling WASH stations the same day that they declared a formal “state of emergency”)

3) The nearest ambulance service outside the reservation (Bismarck-Metro) has a response time averaging about 45 minutes. That’s an eternity when someone is in need of life-saving care; which means that we, as good samaritan medics & healers, are effectively the only first responders here. We’ve come from all over the world, including from Standing Rock itself and are here first and foremost for the people and their wellbeing.

We love all of you supporters from afar and thank you greatly for your support.
Wopila and Mni Wiconi,


PLEASE CALL ~ Remind them the WORLD is watching #LosAngelesCA
The most effective means of showing support for this cause is to actively participate in protecting this sacred land. Anyone who is able to travel to the peaceful encampments is encouraged to do so. For those unable to make the journey to North Dakota, please utilize the alternate methods provided to show your support for the Standing Rock Sioux who have united over 100 tribes from across the U.S. Please join this effort to stop this pipeline, which desecrates sacred lands and has serious potential to damage or destroy the Standing Rock reservations lifeblood – its water.

Morton County Sheriff (701) 667-3330
N.D National Guard (701) 333-2007
No. Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple (701) 328-2200
Army Corps of Engineers (202) 761-5903 Demand that they reverse the permit.
White House (202) 456-1111 or (202) 456-1414. Demand President Obama to rescind the Army Corps of Engineers’ Permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline.

How to Contact 17 of the 38 Banks Funding the Dakota Access Pipeline
CEO names, emails, and phone numbers—because banks have choices when it comes to what projects they give loans to.

News Articles and Updates ~ Standing Rock
Nov. 2016 You Tube Video’s
2016 You Tube Video Archive
How You Can Help Standing Rock? #NODAPL
Standing Rock history
Without Water We Can Not Exist
Stories from the Frontlines ~ Standing Rock
Atrocities at Standing Rock and Police Weaponry
Trusted News Sources ~ Standing Rock


Without Water We Can Not Exist #NoDAPL

Kristeen Hernandez aka Lady2Soothe

News Articles and Updates ~ Standing Rock
Nov. 2016 You Tube Video’s
2016 You Tube Video Archive
How You Can Help Standing Rock? #NODAPL
Standing Rock history
Without Water We Can Not Exist
Stories from the Frontlines ~ Standing Rock
Atrocities at Standing Rock and Police Weaponry
Trusted News Sources ~ Standing Rock


Thank you ALL Warriors Standing in Unison to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline. Thank you videographers, photographers, journalists, scribes, Penny Hartsell, Rudy TwoMoon and Lee Burkett for their truth, Diana Heideman for her captions and the unknown artists for their artwork letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_1


The comparison between Standing Rock and the 1965 “Bloody Sunday” when Alabama State Trooper’s unleashed tear gas and attack dogs on Black Voting Rights Activists marching from Selma to Montgomery.

Penny Hartsell ~ “Without water we can not exist. Water and culture are strongly interlinked. Water is a vital source of life, and culture greatly determines a person’s ‘way of life’. This includes the way people manage their water resources, having adapted themselves to the environment in which they live. For centuries sustainable water management has been daily practice in many cultures, resulting in a delicate balance between water resources and human society. Water has played a more or less prominent role in cultures, depending on the environmental conditions people had to face. Indigenous cultures are still renowned for their ingenious and sustainable water practices. Modern practices have often disturbed and overruled these traditional practices, with undesired consequences. However, in today’s societies we often see a revival of old traditions and a more natural and sustainable use of water. Finding the right mix between ‘old’ and ‘modern’ practices helps to find new sustainable solutions. Life came from the oceans, and the oceans have sustained life as we know it for over two billion years. Whether they continue to nurture us, and how long, depends on how responsibly humans can respond to the challenges of a threatened marine environment and an inescapably warming global climate. It is a privilege to be on this Earth. This is a unique and highly potent place of learning, beauty and revelation. Those that recognize that are intelligent human beings. Those who don’t, are imbalanced, egocentric, sleeping children. I don’t care how old they look, how well dressed they are, how many letters they may have after their names or how accomplished they think they are. The true sign of the most refined level of intelligence, is how one treats this planet, and the precious life upon it. That is the truth.”


The Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), owned by Houston, Texas based corporation called Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. which created the subsidary Dakota Access LLC. The DAPL, also known as the Bakken Pipeline, is proposed to transport 450,000 barrels of crude oil per day (which is fracked and highy volatile) from the Bakken fields of North Dakota to Patoka, Illinois. Dakota Access has failed to consult with tribes and conduct a full Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

In early August Canadian pipeline giant Enbridge announced that, along with Marathon Petroleum, it will make a significant investment in the Bakken Pipeline System, including the controversial Dakota Access pipeline. As part of their statement, Enbridge also noted that, “Upon successful closing of the transaction, EEP and Marathon Petroleum plan to terminate their transportation services and joint venture agreements for the Sandpiper Pipeline Project.”

We know that this influx of resources from Enbridge will only speed up the construction process. We know that any day now construction will begin and we will only have 48 hours notice to respond. Please fill out this form if you stand with standing stone camp and are able to risk arrest or play support roles in direct actions.



“Frost Kennel Ohio” This Facebook Profile photo turned up “Frost Kennels breed, train and rent dogs for security.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_15A newer Frost website is in progress advertising their training services. Take a close look at their logo, they consider their attack dogs lethal weapons.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_14Frosts website and their statement about renting dogs for events. It’s unknown if Frosts Security was hired directly, or subcontractors brought in by another corporation.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_16A photo from August with the same truck loaded with dogs for a security event.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_92014 Ripoff Report on Frost Kennels reports lack of use of vaccines. Please go to the hospital and get a rabies booster if you’ve been bitten. Frost Kennels cannot produce any vaccination records for their dogs.

The red truck appears again here. Note the identical detailing. Registration of the truck is to Edward William Frost, felon and registered sex offender.



Bob Frost owner of Frost Kennels. His bicep cuff is clearly visibleletourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_23

By 1 pm Sept. 4, 2016 Bob had scrubbed the Frost Kennels Facebook page and all reference’s to his personal profile.


Ashley Nicole Welch endorsement of Frost Kennels. Ashley purchased all 7 of her dogs from Frost Kennels and has enrolled at least 2 in their lethal attack dog training programs.letourvoicesecho-nodapl-standingrocksioux_2

letourvoicesecho-nodapl-standingrocksioux_4Registration of the truck is to Edward William Frost, felon and registered sex offender.

Bob’s cuff visible beneath his sleeve.

Bob Frost’s forearm tattoo.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_21Bob’s forearm tattoo clearly visible. Sunglasses’ dog turns on him. Red truck visible in background.

letourvoicesecho-nodapl-frostkennels-standingrocksiouxBob Frost Getting attacked by one of the handlers dogs. 

Bob Frost changed his profile picture to his black dog and icon to a militaristic rhetoric. Note he’s still listed as the owner of Frost Kennels.


letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_25Ashley Nicole Welch’s page before it was scrubbed.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_27Ashley Nicole Welch


Ashley Nicole Welch
Owner/Operator of ANW Quarter Horses
12401 Snow Rd., Burton, Ohio 44021, USA
Phone#: 1-440-537-2517
Approximate age: 30 years
Parents: Doug and Kim Welch
Ashley is a police dispatcher/911 operator for 13 different municipalities in Ohio. She works for Chagrin Valley Dispatch in Northeast Ohio.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_11This is where the research started: the license plate on the red truck pictured behind Ashley Nicole Welch the female handler holding the dog with the bloody mouth.


letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_28Blue T-shirt has lost control of his dog because it’s chasing horses.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_29Blue T-shirt attacks a protester while his dog attacks horses.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_30Blue T-shirts dog remains loose while he vanishes to the left. Dog attacks and bites horse.


letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_34Blue T-shirt retreats

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_32Blue T-shirt retreats without dog. Sunglasses’ is running to retrieve dog.

letourvoicesecho-nodapl-frostkennelsattackdogs-standingrocksiouxFrost Kennels dogs and handlers attacking nonviolent unarmend women.




letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_33This bitten protester pointed out Ashley and her dog.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_36Bob Frost instructs Ashley not to talk to the press about her dog biting a non-violent unarmed protester.letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_61
letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_39Markings on this dog from Ashley Welch’s page are identical.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_40Another view of Ashley’s dog and her white truck with “Caution” stickers on it. This vehicle did not appear to be present at Standing Rock. Look where there is tan.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_41Ashley’s dog, another comparison view for muzzle markings.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_42Sunglasses and his dog are visible behind Ashley as she walks away from the press.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_43Ashley goads her dog to attack non-violent unarmed protesters, while Blue T-shirt’s dog tries to take off.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_44Ashley and her dog charging at protesters. Blue T-shirt’s dog is trying to follow.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_45Blue T-shirt is trying not to lose his dog for the 2nd time as it tried to follow Ashley’s dog.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_46Blue T-shirts dog is released to attack protesters for the 2nd time. Protesters fend it off with flags and sticks.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_47Blue T-shirt has recaptured his dog. Ashley is still collecting hers.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_48Ashley has retreated. Blue T-shirt has collected his dog. Sunglasses’ stays on the front line the longest.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_49Sunglasses’ still won’t disengage, while Ashley and Bob call it a day.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_50Bob takes his skinny undernourished dog to the red truck. Sunglasses’ dog turns on him again. Blue T-shirt and Green T-shirt with his skinny undernourished dog are clearly visible.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_52Bob is loading his dog into the red truck. Ashley is taking her’s to the silver van. Sunglasses’, Blue T-shirt and Green t-Shirt are clearly visible.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_54Ashley loads her dog, while Blue t-shirt and Sunglasses’ go behind the van. Unclear it they loaded them into the the van or a white Utah truck to the left.

letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_55Green T-shirt and his dog leave the camp in the back of Bob’s truck.

“The dangers imposed by the greed of big oil on the people who live along the Missouri river is astounding. When this proposed pipeline breaks, as the vast majority of pipelines do, over half of the drinking water in South Dakota will be affected… It must be stopped. The people of the four bands of Cheyenne River stand with our sister nation in this fight as we are calling on all the Oceti Sakowin or Seven Council Fires to do so with our allies, both native and non native in opposing this pipeline.” ~ Joye Braun (Cheyenne River)


1. It’s Not Political – It’s Life and Death
2. This Is a Women-Led Issue ~ Women are the protectors of water and life
3. Our Movement Is Non-Violent Direct Action ~ No guns. No drugs or alcohol. Protect and care for others in the camp.

We understand not everyone can physically come to camp with us, but there is much that can be done from afar. You can donate money or supplies, or help us spread the word by following us on social media and sharing our posts. If you have legal or media skills to offer, please contact us.

Right now monetary donations are the most helpful! You are all amazing and we are getting a lot of Amazon packages and donations and we are spending a lot of time sorting through it all. We understand you like to buy us things off Amazon and truly appreciate it, however right now monetary donations to purchase the big ticket items we need to prepare for winter, like building supplies and a pick-up truck.

For the purpose of warmth, food, shelter, education, sustenance, and health.

Supplies, cash, or check donations can be sent to:
Sacred Stone Camp
P.O. Box 1011
Fort Yates, ND 58538


A censored News reader said one of the mercenaries who attacked Native Americans and supporters has been identified as Landon Steele,. He is a U.S. veteran, paramilitary and is now employed by Torchlight USA LLC



ANIMALS 24-7 on September 7,  2016 received an anonymous tip that “Ashley Nicole Welch is a dispatcher for the Solon Police Department in Solon, OH.  She finished up the Police Academy and is actively if not already has an offer to work for one of our police stations in the Ohio area.” Available public records indicate that an Ashley Welch,  whose photo indicates that she is the Ashley Nicole Welch photographed at Standing Rock on September 3,  2016,  was a Solon police dispatcher from mid-2012 until at least mid-2015,  and in April 2013 was honored for helping to save a life on November 11,  2012,  acting in her capacity as dispatcher.  

As of 6:00 p.m. PST,  however,  ANIMALS 24-7 had not yet found anything associating Ashley Nicole Welch with the Solon police following a mention in Solon Civil Service Commission records of a “Memo dated August 10, 2015 from Chief [Christopher] Viland to Dispatcher Ashley Welch regarding Departmental Charges.”

The state of Ohio requires that anyone furnishing for hire guard dogs in connection with the protection of persons or property be licensed through the state and that failure to do so is a misdemeanor crime for first offense and a felony for any subsequent offenses. “The names Bob Frost, Frost Kennels, and Ashley Welch are not found in the public data base of those licensed in Ohio to furnish for hire guard dogs in connection with the protection of persons or property. “In order to travel to North Dakota to provide those services, said guard dogs would have to have been trained in Ohio,  and the agreement for services as well as payment be processed in Ohio.  This gives the state of Ohio jurisdiction in determining if Frost Kennels,  Bob Frost,  or Ashley Welch violated the law.  A complaint will be filed with the Ohio Department of Public Safety alleging a violation of Ohio Revised Code, Chapter 4749,”  Joyce promised.

Dogs were hauled to the Dakota Access location by a red truck with an Ohio plate: GTK 5721, clearly captured in photos from the scene and identified as identical to the one used by Frost Kennels, and depicted by the company on its own website, for hauling security dogs.letourvoicesecho-nodapl-standingrocksioux_3








letourvoicesecho-standingrock-nodapl_56Frost Kennels is owning up to the vicious attacks by their dogs on non-violent unarmed peaceful Native American’s. HOWEVER  Frost Kennels  is printing fictitious and fraudulent Morton County Sheriff Dept. in their own defense.





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Rudy TwoMoon ~ Creator, guide us and allow us the power to accept these prayers for peace. May we as the people, be strong enough to fight our instincts, bring healing back to ourselves for the future of all generations. May our actions be like those we protect. May we be a reflection of balance. We ask you this so we may bring peace, compassion and abundance through choice of our desire to being whole. We ask you to help us find the balance of choice so we may take responsibility for actions. We pray for those who wish to do us harm and they see our prayers are for their healing. May our enemies see we are not enemies, but living breathing souls who wish to stand shoulder to shoulder as sisters and brothers upon this great mother. These are my words, I have spoken.

Today I heard the ancestors. They are here giving power to the protectors.


Rudy TwoMoon ~ Let’s be cautious about celebrating this. On one hand it seems clear that our pressure is having an effect. Let’s keep it up.

But we have seen time and time again a consistent strategy from the State in these situations: string out the process, break it to us gradually to avoid a big confrontation, present the illusion of careful thoughtful review of the case, tempt us with promises of modest reforms…but then in the end make the same decision that serves money not people. So far this is just talk, not actions, and actions are all we should care about.

Stop the pipeline, and then we’ll celebrate.

We are not leaving until this is over.

UPDATE: The tribe immediately filed an “injunction pending appeal” in US District Court. The company filed a response opposing the appeal, and then the Army Corps filed a response also opposing the appeal. It is almost certain the Judge will not change his decision, this is just a formality. Next step is the tribe will appeal at the US Court of Appeals next week.

As we understand it, there is NOTHING legally binding in the DOJ’s joint statement. Again, not a victory yet.


James Emanuel “Jeb” Boasberg (born February 20, 1963) is a District Judge on the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, also serving as a Judge on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court; and former associate judge on the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Boasberg received an A.B. from Yale University in 1985, where he was a member of Skull and Bones, and a Master of Studies the following year from Oxford University. Skull and Bones is exclusively limited to White Protestant males who in 1918, headed by Prescott Bush’s brother Jonathan Bush, Grandfather of President George H.W. Bush, along with five other officers’ dug up Geronimo’s body and placed it in the Skull and Bone’s Cult Museum.

The United States Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC, also called the FISA Court) is a U.S. federal court established and authorized under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to oversee requests for surveillance warrants against foreign spies inside the United States by federal law inside the United States by federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies. Such requests are made most often by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Congress created FISA and its court as a result of the recommendations by the U.S. Senate’s Church Committee. Its powers have evolved and expanded to the point that it has been called “almost a parallel Supreme Court.”



Sitting Bull, pictured along with his nephew White Bull. Sitting Bull was killed by Indian police at the Standing Rock Reservation in South Dakota on Dec. 5, 1890 after many years of successfully resisting white efforts to destroy him and the Sioux people.

Penny Hartsell ~ Water is the world’s most critical resource. It sustains life, and thus the global food chain. It powers industrial production, and thus the global economy. Freshwater is perhaps the most important natural resource for human survival. Did you know that it is also highly limited and currently under severe distress? Native traditional knowledge includes knowing a place. It covers knowledge of the environment, such as rain, snow, ice, weather resources, plants and animals, and the relationship between all these things. Traditional knowledge is partly a holistic way of looking at the world and partly looking at life with a deep spiritual respect for all things. For example, traditional knowledge explains in story form how and why water is important to all that share life on this planet. By “all” means plants, animals, clouds, sky, fish, birds, rocks, and water. Water in some Native communities is so important that it is considered sacred medicine. Many Native ceremonies begin and end with a prayer of water. Water is an important gift for all. If water were observed as sacred, then perhaps it will be taken care of and viewed in a different light than it is today by most people that live on Mother Earth. This planet’s water is a sacred gift that much too often is taken for granted. Respect and a deeper understanding of what the gift of water is really about needs to be of greater importance throughout society. Fortunately, many individuals, groups and businesses are responding to this water challenge and are working together to reduce the pressure on water resources, and encourage sustainable water stewardship. Whether water is a core ingredient or plays a supporting role in producing a final product, it is vital to the operation and growth of almost every business. So when water is scarce, not replenished at the same rate it is used, or otherwise inaccessible due to pollution or quality issues, the effects of local water scarcity have ramifications on a much larger scale. We know today that most of our problems with water are multidimensional and that neither science alone nor Native traditional knowledge alone can solve these problems. The solutions to our water problems involve not only scientific and technological solutions but also changing attitudes and actions so that people learn to regard our natural resources with respect. This way of knowing and teaching could help us change attitudes in regards to not only respect for water, but life respect on this planet. In learning about how to blend good science of water with traditional knowledge in a more balanced way, we are all learning about compassion – compassion for each other and compassion about how and why to use our knowledge. #MotherHemp

#NoDAPL #MniWiconi #WaterisLife #RezpectOurWater #ProtectorsNotProtesters



New Investigation Names Wall Street Banks Behind $3.8 Billion Dakota Access Pipeline

The 38 Banks financially involved in the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline:
How to Contact 17 of the Banks Funding the Dakota Access Pipeline CEO names, emails, and phone numbers—because banks have choices when it comes to what projects they give loans to.


1. AMN Amro Capital $45,000,000
2. Bank of America $350,558,456
3. Bank of North Dakota – funds the military, mercenaries and police for DAPL
4. Bank of Nova Scotia $100,000,000
5. Bank of Montreal – Enbridge Inc.’s Northern Gateway pipeline shareholder of DAPL
6. Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi $548,058,456
7. Barclays $370,558,456
8. BayernLB $120,000,000
9. BBVA Securities $120,000,000
10. BNP Paribus $444,558,456
11. Citibank $521,808,456
12. Citizens Bank $72,500,000
13. Comerica Bank $72,500,000
14. Community Trust $30,000,000
15. Compass Bank $275,558,456
16. Credit Agricole $344,558,456
17. Credit Suisse $340,558,456
18. Deutsch Bank $275,558,456
19. DMB Capital/ASA $340,558,456
20. BYE BYE BUT ITS NOT OVER —-DNB First Bank $120,000,000
21. Goldman Sachs $243,937,500
22. HSBC Bank $189,000,000
23. ICBC London $120,000,000
24. ING Bank $248,353,779
25. Intesa Sanpaolo $339,000,000
26. JP Morgan Chase $312,500,000
27. Mizuho Bank $589,058,456
28. Morgan Stanley $225,937,900
29. Natixis $180,000,000
30. PNC Bank $270,000,000
31. Royal Bank of Canada $340,558,456
32. Royal Bank of Scotland $250,558,456
33. Societe Generale $120,000,000
34. Sumitomo Mitsui Bank $265,558,456
35. SunTrust $435,015,334
36. TD Securities/TD Bank $365,000,000
37. UBS $336,437,500
38. US Bank $275,000,000
39. Union Bank – owned by Mitsubishi
40. Wells Fargo $457,000,000


Inmate Penpals @ Let Our Voices Echo – FREE online service

Inmate Penpals @ Let Our Voices Echo – FREE online service

Inmate Letter

How long has it been since you received a hand-written letter in the mail? Remember how it feels to read words chosen carefully by someone who believes you’re worth the time it took to share their thoughts; someone thinking of you with every loop in each letter, offering glimpses into what they held important. Words of encouragement, perhaps inspiring or something to make you laugh. Words touch like nothing else can.

Remember how you found one of their letters waiting in the mailbox, you couldn’t wait to tear open the envelope and read what they had written. Maybe you’d read the letter as fast as you could, hitting all the main points, gathering the gist of how life was going for them since your last correspondence. Then you’d read the letter again, this time very slowly, taking in every detail they shared.

You can have that again by making a positive difference in the life of an incarcerated person. You have the power to transcend the prison walls, to promote rehabilitation, to restore dignity, and to champion human rights. Mail call is often the darkest hour of the day because many of these people are forgotten. Daily they are reminded that contact with the outside world is a privilege they no longer enjoy, a privilege many acknowledge they were responsible for losing. Receiving mail can lift their spirits and give them hope. Some will never live outside of prison walls again. Others are serving shorter sentences, hoping that good behavior and a desire to live a better life will lead to their release and a productive life. These are human beings. You must ask yourself this: Could you, or someone you love, have been sent to prison for some offense you committed but later regretted?

Written letters can be reminders of an inmate’s connection to the outside world and Inmate PenPals @ Let Our Voices Echo is designed to quickly and easily connect you with inmates whose backgrounds and interests may inspire you to pick up a pen and become pen pals with them. All of the inmates listed enjoy getting letters; especially those letters which help build their confidence. It can be a lot of fun communicating. Whether you’re trying to cultivate a little romance, nurture a friendship or simply stay connected we ask that you treat these inmates with dignity and respect. They have their own interests, hopes, and dreams. Most of them want to turn their lives around and be more successful when they return to regular life. Let’s give them a reason to hope for a better future.

#LetOurVoicesEcho #InmatePenPals

Most correspondence will be via the United States Postal Service, and although many inmates are allowed incoming email through J-Pay, prisoners do not have access to the internet so your responses will be in the form of a handwritten letter delivered to your mailbox.

PLEASE NOTE: The use of this site is completely free for inmates and those who chose to write them. I do not solicit monetary donations or expect to gain financial profit from posting their profiles. Keep in mind all information is provided by the prisoners themselves, we do not guarantee the accuracy. The inmates listed are convicted felons and caution should be exercised. When you find a prisoner you would like to correspond with, simply write directly to them using the mailing address listed in their bio.

If you wish to submit an inmates bio to Inmate Penpals @ Let Our Voices Echo please leave YOUR contact information in the comment box. All comments are manually approved therefore your information will remain completely private. I’ll contact you directly for a positive introductory combination letter/bio letter to the person your inmate would like to meet and if possible let me know where I can find a picture or pictures. When you respond I’ll need the following information.

Date of Birth:
Earliest Release Date:
Maximum Release Date:
Occupation before prison:
Educational Accomplishments:
Activities in prison:
Favorite Song:

Full name:
DOC #:           Unit #:
Correctional Facility:
City, State and Zip Code:

Inmate Penpals @ Let Our Voices Echo accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage, whether direct or indirect and however caused (including through negligence) that you may suffer in connection with your use of the Site or any linked website. Nor do we accept responsibility for any such loss suffered as a result of your use of or reliance on any information contained on or accessed via Inmate Penpals @ Let Our Voices Echo.



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No doubt about it. Satisfaction’s guaranteed!!!

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As the saying goes “You’ll never have a second chance to make a first impression” and first impressions mean just about everything or at least they’re 90% of one’s judgment, so hopefully this introduction will spark your interest and possibly be the beginning of a new friendship with no finish line. However, just in case my profile pic didn’t wholeheartedly grab your attention let me tell you a little something about myself. CLICK HERE TO KEEP READING ABOUT Akira

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Waiting on the Lord

Afrow-001I’ve been lonely for a long, long time, for the last seven years to be exact. I’d really like to have a companion to share my hopes, thoughts and dreams with. CLICK HERE TO KEEP READING ABOUT Afrow


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A born and raised Richmond Virginia Gentleman

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Hi, my names’ Brandon, I’m 22 years old, I’m about 165 pounds and I’ve been locked up since CLICK HERE TO KEEP READING ABOUT Brandon


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Hello Free world!

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My names is Joseph aka “JoJo”, I’m 33 years old and looking to meet a nice woman had has a good head on her shoulders and a warm heart. I’m a caring man seeking long term friendship.  CLICK HERE TO KEEP READING ABOUT “JoJo”

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I am a Libra for those ladies interested in the constellations! 

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I’ll say this, I have never done nothing like this before so I’m just going to jump right in it when it comes to me CLICK HERE TO KEEP READING ABOUT Leonard 




A Journey of a Thousand Miles

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I want to establish a line of communication with a friend CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING ABOUT Antony


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It’s been awhile since I’ve been graced with the presence of friendship.

William ThumbDuring a time when the country is distracted with concerns on employment, healthcare and ending the wars of the world. One soul suffering the distress of loneliness is but a whisper in a tornado, it gathers no attention. But I cannot abandon my heart, which brings me to your front door. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING ABOUT William
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Free again through your correspondence

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I must say it’s truly a blessing to have such good women in the world who don’t look down on a man for the mistakes he made in his past. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING ABOUT Deonta

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Intellectual Man

Artevus Christian 001I’m a very intellectual man who is looking to correspond with an intellectual woman. I love conversations and I’m looking to build a solid CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING Artevus


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Seeking a pen pal
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I’m originally from Michigan but I’ve also lived in Omaha Nebraska and Las Vegas. I’m currently seeking a pen pal and will answer any and all letters. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING ABOUT Jeffrey





William Whittingtom DOC# 95236Hi there!I never realized the importance of keep a line of communication open with the outside world and often times when you do have that line of communication being in prison you have to take the situation for granted and disgrace those that are trying to remain current and be that breath of fresh air CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING ABOUT William




Before I was Me

Authored by Rudy TwoMoon
Kristeen Hernandez aka Lady2Soothe

RudyDeuceTruth questions “before I was me” and journeys through DNA and our shared humanity.

The so called illegals have more rights to this land than many of the occupiers of today. We are Indigenous. The border crossed us, not the other way around. Before California became a state, we people were called Indians, then the land became the property of the USA, the people were then called Mexican. I’m Yaqui, Mescalero, Aztec, Mayan, Spanish, Scottish, and Basque . I may also carry African blood. I have ancestors on both sides of this invisible line. We traveled all the way up to Canada down to deep Mexico. Half of us got stuck wherever we were when that line was drawn. Some of my lineage fought with Poncho Villa and some fought against. I am history. I carry the stories in my DNA. I am from all over this great planet. Like everyone, I am the ancients.

Before I was me, I lived with lions and danced their songs. I was captured and shipped from Africa as a slave. Was bred with the Spanish and natives into a culture now called illegal.

Before I was me, I walked these sacred lands right here with the mammoth and traded sacred foods and medicines.

Before I was me, I traveled great distances on great ships, fought against the British crown and danced my pagan ritual.

Before I was me, I traveled from Basque to the Mexican pyramids and met the other parts of me. At some point generations later, we became what I am today.

I am a human, a creature from the stars. I contain the sun. I am the water. I am mud. My movements tell the ancient tale of my existence. My stillness echoes it. My children contain the secrets of their mother’s journey of then and now.

Our children are our ancestors.