By Matthew Cole Scott Posted on November 30, 2016 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments The Native Americans are standing up for their inherent right. Cops are supposed to serve and protect, and they’re punishing humans that are trying to protect the water for drinking. They had the land first and I think the government should leave them alone. It really disturbs me that in our society now we value money over everything. It would be amazing if this turned into a protest for renewable resources. About the author Related posts Matthew Cole Scott Contributor at Good Times | Blog Matthew is a California native and has lived in Santa Cruz for 34 years. A sculptor, photographer, avid biker and professional disc golfer, he has played tournaments in more than ten states and is the winner of the 2002 New Zealand Championships. Is taller, high-density development a good thing for Santa Cruz?What’s the best of Santa Cruz?How would you describe the state of our political system?Would more cameras everywhere make us safer?How would you like to see immigration policy change?What do you think of the dating scene in Santa Cruz?What’s your favorite conspiracy theory?Are marches and protests effective? Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Are you an earthling? Prove it with logic: * two × = Related Items:local talk, Standing Rock Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you Is taller, high-density development a good thing for Santa Cruz? What’s the best of Santa Cruz? How would you describe the state of our political system?