Some of the lyrics include:
“There’s a battle raging on the sacred land,
Our brothers and sisters had to take a stand.”
Neil Young has campaigned against big oil for years and also drives a car that runs on plant-based ethanol.
Last year, he released the album The Monsanto Years which exposes the many ways Monsanto – and other giant agribusinesses – poison the environment and punish small farmers.
His activism will undoubtedly help raise awareness about the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s plight.
After thevideo was released last Friday on Facebook, it quickly surpassed 750,000 views.
By: Amanda Froelich From: True Activist