10 Things To Know About Shailene Woodley's Arrest

Sometimes standing up for what you believe in has its price. Shailene Woodley found that out the hard way when she was arrested for peacefully protesting with many other people in North Dakota. The thing is, the whole event was captured via Facebook Live, and now millions of people have a front row view to not only Shailene's arrest but also to the protest of the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Here's everything you need to know about the arrest.

#1 There is way more to Shailene Woodley than her acting skills in The Fault in Our Stars and Divergent. She is very passionate about causes that are important to her, like the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline that started with a peaceful protest and ended with an arrest.

Here's what you need to know about Shailene's arrest

#2 She was peacefully protesting the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline on October 10th.

The pipeline will transfer almost 500,000 gallons of crude oil a day into South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois. While it's being constructed, it will destroy the sacred burial sites of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe of North Dakota.

#3 She live-streamed the protest on Facebook Live. The video has now earned almost 3.5 million views.

She explained to fans during the video why she was protesting, and encouraged people to donate supplies to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe.

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