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Thousands turn out in downtown L.A. to protest Trump's orders on Keystone, Dakota pipelines

Thousands turn out in downtown L.A. to protest Trump's orders on Keystone, Dakota pipelines

Thousands of people converged on downtown Los Angeles on Sunday to protest the proposed $3.8-billion Dakota Access pipeline, which activists across the country say threatens the water supply and sacred sites of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota.

Organizers, gathering at Pershing Square, say this was the first anti-pipeline protest in Los Angeles since President Trump signed executive orders to fast-track construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines.

“I haven’t seen this kind of thing before and...

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