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The 'Told You So' Everyone Was Dreading—First DAPL Spill Reported


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The 'Told You So' Everyone Was Dreading—First DAPL Spill Reported

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer

Throughout the battle over the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL), Indigenous campaigners and their allies repeatedly warned it was not a question of if, but when a breach would occur.

Now, before the pipeline is even fully operational, those warnings have come to fruition.


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This comes as no surprise to me. Corporations ALWAYS prioritize profits over safety, no matter what they say.


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Over the last nine years, there have been an average of one pipeline spill every five days in North Dakota.
http://www.isssource.com/spills-mounting-in-north-dakota/
On the bright side, that means that every resident of North Dakota received two free gallons of oil!
On the downside, much of that oil ended up in their drinking water.