North Dakota

Climate Change Denier Trump Promises Farmers He Will Make Droughts ‘Go Away…Disappear’

Climate Change Denier Trump Promises Farmers He Will Make Droughts ‘Go Away…Disappear’

Even though he steadfastly maintains that climate change isn’t real, President Trump is now promising that he can take care of a major side-effect of global warming. During an appearance in North Dakota on Wednesday, which was supposed to serve as a showcase for the administration’s tax cut plan, Trump said that while the state […]

Not-Quite-Psychic But Totally Realistic 2017 Predictions: Vol. 2 (VIDEO)

Not-Quite-Psychic But Totally Realistic 2017 Predictions: Vol. 2 (VIDEO)

To the people who willingly advertise their possession of the psychic ability to see into the future, we have a question. Would it have killed you to have given us a heads up? Seriously, it’s not like fallout shelters can be made to short-order. The year 2016 was one of the worst trips around the Sun in […]

Does Trump Own Stock In The Dakota Access Pipeline? (VIDEO)

Does Trump Own Stock In The Dakota Access Pipeline? (VIDEO)

As the struggle against the Dakota Access Pipeline in Standing Rock, North Dakota, heads into its eighth month, new information regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s connection to the pipeline raises troubling questions. According to federal disclosure forms filed in May, Trump owned between $500,000 and $1,000,000 of stock in Energy Transfer Partners, the Texas-based company behind […]

Progressive Nomad: Anonymous Gift Boosts Anti-Pipeline Efforts Enormously

Progressive Nomad: Anonymous Gift Boosts Anti-Pipeline Efforts Enormously

The Caddo Nation chairwoman Tamara Francis-Fourkiller and her family revealed that an anonymous donor contributed $2.5 million dollars late Saturday afternoon to free all those who had been arrested and detained from Thursday’s  protest efforts against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. Main media streams have remained absent from the coverage of one of the […]

Progressive Nomad: Renewed Hope For Protesters As Wild Buffalo Storm Over The Horizon (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Renewed Hope For Protesters As Wild Buffalo Storm Over The Horizon (VIDEO)

During peaceful protest and prayer on Thursday, while police armed with weapons shot rubber bullets and bean bags into the crowd, the Native American water protectors fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline were in awe of hundreds of Bison that appeared, showing the warriors they were fighting too. Over 200 Native Americans were arrested for peaceful […]

Progressive Nomad: Journalist Facing Prison For Reporting News (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Journalist Facing Prison For Reporting News (VIDEO)

In the early morning hours this Monday, acclaimed journalist and Democracy Now! 20-year host, Amy Goodman, will turn herself over to Morton County authorities after being charged with criminal trespassing and now rioting. Goodman was charged while upholding her journalistic duties to capture the atrocities going on in North Dakota. She faces up to 30 […]

‘Make America Rape Again’ – N. Dakota Libertarian Candidate’s Comment Goes Viral (IMAGES)

‘Make America Rape Again’ – N. Dakota Libertarian Candidate’s Comment Goes Viral (IMAGES)

When North Dakota native Jess Roscoe posted a BuzzFeed article to her Facebook page, I doubt she was expecting this type of response. Her home state’s Libertarian candidate for Insurance Commissioner, Nick Bata, decided to make an ass of himself in the comments. ‘Rape Culture Is A Myth’ Says Hopeful Insurance Commissioner Ms. Roscoe posted […]

BREAKING: Unarmed NODAPL Water Protectors Arrested At GUNPOINT By Police

BREAKING: Unarmed NODAPL Water Protectors Arrested At GUNPOINT By Police

According to sources from the scene, Morton County Sheriff’s Department have arrested more than 16 unarmed people during a peaceful protest at the Dakota Access Pipeline construction site. While unarmed protesters attempted to shut down construction of the pipeline, about 100 police officers, dressed in riot gear, and armed with semi-automatic weapons, arrived at the […]

North Dakota County Wants To Arrest A Journalist For Practicing Journalism (VIDEO)

North Dakota County Wants To Arrest A Journalist For Practicing Journalism (VIDEO)

By now, you’ve probably heard that a Native American tribe from North Dakota is trying to derail the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. Current plans call for the pipeline to go right through a burial site for the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. It could also potentially endanger the tribe’s access to clean water. Now, […]

BREAKING: Feds OVERRULE Courts On DAPL – All Work HALTED (VIDEO)

BREAKING: Feds OVERRULE Courts On DAPL – All Work HALTED (VIDEO)

In a historic decision the Department of Justice, Department of the Army, and the Department of the Interior overrode the decision of the District Court today by issuing statement that denies construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline on federal land. This decision was vital in protecting further destruction of tribal land, water, and burial grounds […]

Progressive Nomad: Oil Company Guilty Of CRIMINAL DESTRUCTION Of Historic Lands(VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: Oil Company Guilty Of CRIMINAL DESTRUCTION Of Historic Lands(VIDEO)

It was discovered on Wednesday, during a preliminary restraining order hearing against The Army Corp of Engineers, that Energy Transfer Partners, the company building the pipeline in North Dakota, may be guilty of construction on the DAPL without a proper easement. Several sources have confirmed this including the Army Corp themselves. KFYRTV recently reported on […]

This Presidential Candidate Is Now Facing Charges (VIDEO)

This Presidential Candidate Is Now Facing Charges (VIDEO)

During a press conference with Morton County North Dakota, Sheriff, Kyle Kirchmeier, stated that Green Party Presidential Candidate, Jill Stein, will face charges for allegedly spray painting the front of a bulldozer. It’s no secret that the Sheriff has not been on the side of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe at all. From embellishing reports of […]

The Progressive Nomad: Amazing Images From The Rally Against The Dakota Access Pipeline (VIDEO)

The Progressive Nomad: Amazing Images From The Rally Against The Dakota Access Pipeline (VIDEO)

On Wednesday, in Washington, DC, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman, Dave Archambault II stood alongside attorneys from Earthjustice in support of an injunction that would halt production of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Chairman Archambault II was joined, on Wednesday, by hundreds of people, both Native tribes and non-natives, including celebrities such as Susan Sarandon, Shailene […]

Bernie Sanders To America: I’m Not Your Savior And Here’s Why (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders To America: I’m Not Your Savior And Here’s Why (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders headed to North Dakota on Friday, and addressed about 2,000 people in a speech at Fargo’s Ramada Plaza & Suites. The rally received headlines in media because of the way Sanders responded to a supporter who shouted out “you” when Sanders wanted to talk about the “truths”: “No, no, no. But it’s exactly […]

Police In North Dakota Now Have Weaponized Drones, Because What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Police In North Dakota Now Have Weaponized Drones, Because What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

We’re all aware that drones are used in areas such as Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria, both for surveillance and to shoot Hellfire missiles at suspected terrorists who are on the so-called “hit list” of bad guys. These drones are hard to spot, almost impossible to evade, and almost always lethal. Back here in the United […]

Rabid Anti-Abortion Protester Once Raped Family Member At Knifepoint

Rabid Anti-Abortion Protester Once Raped Family Member At Knifepoint

In North Dakota and on the Internet, Bartholomew Schumacher is one of the most rabid anti-choice advocates to be found within the insular, often extremist movement that claims to have a goal of “protecting the innocent.” But do some searching online and you will also discover that Schumacher is a convicted rapist who brutally assaulted a […]

Anti-Gay GOP Member Outed Via Internet Ads He Placed…Blames Gay Smear Campaign

Anti-Gay GOP Member Outed Via Internet Ads He Placed…Blames Gay Smear Campaign

North Dakota Republican state lawmaker?Randy Boehning is known as being exceptionally anti-gay. Which is ironic when you consider that he has been placing ads on the Internet seeking to meet gay men for sex. Boehning claims that his once-secret habit of sending nude photos of himself to men on the web site Grindr under the […]

Another Hidden Oil Spill: North Dakota’s Pipeline Spills 20,000 Gallons

Another Hidden Oil Spill: North Dakota’s Pipeline Spills 20,000 Gallons

On September 29th, in the northwest corner of North Dakota, farmer Steve Jensen was making his rounds harvesting wheat like he had done so many times before. This time, however, he would come across a massive leak in an oil pipeline that runs, underground, from Tioga to the Canadian border. Crude oil was bubbling out […]

North Dakota Abortion Ban Blocked

North Dakota Abortion Ban Blocked

On Monday, a federal judge temporally blocked a law in North Dakota that would ban abortions after six weeks, which was to go into effect August 1, 2013. United States District Judge Daniel Hovland stated in no uncertain terms that the so-called “fetal-heartbeat” law was “clearly invalid and unconstitutional.” Hovland stated,?according to?The Raw Story?and?The Hill:

The Ongoing War On Women: Where Are We?

The GOP is still trying to figure out how it will return to?dominance on a national scale after the 2012 elections. Some believe that they should have run a presidential candidate that was less of a cross between George F. Babbitt and C. Montgomery Burns, and more of a populist firebrand. Others believe that it […]