Is history about to repeat itself?  Make a treaty, break a treaty.  Send in the troops to enforce the breaking of the treaty.

 National Guard put on alert as protesters await decision on North Dakota pipeline091212-A-0559K-027 U.S. Army Spc. Josh Sadler, of Regimental Higher Headquarters Troop, 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Tennessee Army National Guard participates in training in preparation for deployment to Iraq at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center in Hattiesburg, Miss., on Dec. 12, 2009. This will be the unit’s second tour in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in five years. DoD photo by Russell Lee Klika, U.S. Army. (Released)

“The governor of North Dakota has activated the state’s National Guard ahead of a U.S. District judge’s decision Friday morning that could inflame protesters who have been gathered here for weeks in an effort to block a pipeline project.

An encampment stretching a half-mile amid pastureland along a lonely state highway is home to a weeks-long protest against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, which could carry more than 400,000 barrels of crude oil a day from the Bakken region of western North Dakota across South Dakota and Iowa to connect with an existing pipeline in Illinois

“The governor of North Dakota has activated the state’s National Guard ahead of a U.S. District…

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