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. How do you define success?What do you think about fake news?If you had a minor superpower, what would it be?What is the best invention ever?What question would you ask if you did Local Talk for a week?What is your earliest memory of Santa Cruz?How important is work?What’s your Santa Cruz crime story? Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.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: * three × 6 = Related Items:local talk, Standing Rock Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you If you had a minor superpower, what would it be? How important is work? What’s your Santa Cruz crime story?