An arrest won’t stop Shailene Woodley from standing up for what’s right. The 24-year-old “Snowden” actress has been making headlines after she publicly protested against the Dakota Access Pipeline and was arrested for trespassing in the process. As told by Elite Daily.
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The plans for the pipeline 1,172-mile pipeline would allow oil to flow through Canada, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Illinois and Iowa.
In addition to inflicting a negative impact on the environment, the proposed pipeline, which costs around $3.8 billion, would disrupt the land belonging to Native American tribes like the Standing Rock Sioux.
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As a matter of fact, it would destroy sacred sites belonging to the tribe, as well as contaminate the water 8,000 reservation residents consume regularly.
While protesting, the actress, along with 27 other people, was arrested by police. Woodley had been protesting alongside 200 other people who stood against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Here’s Woodley’s post-arrest Instagram post.
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You’re an inspiration, Shailene!
I mean, what’s not inspiring about someone fighting for a cause that might not even directly benefit them if the battle is won or lost? Not to mention, you’re willing to stand on the frontline and even get arrested.
You’re a hero!
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