As Americans, just how can we justify moving a fracking pipeline away from Bismarck because it has been assessed that the pipeline would pose a threat to the drinking water there – and propose instead to have the pipeline within a half mile of Tribal Lands? Haven’t we been instructed to care for the marginal members of society and the needy? Isn’t it wonderful that our UCC leadership is stepping up to voice support of the concerns and religious regards for the life-giving force of the Sioux Tribe, the river. The Sioux representatives are asking all peoples to pray in solidarity.
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