Arrests at Gidumt’en Checkpoint, RCMP Raid Anticipated at Unist’ot’en Camp

January 7, 2019, at approximately 2:51pm, RCMP and military forcefully breached a peaceful checkpoint on unceded Wet’suwet’en territory. Indigenous people were ripped from their homes by militarized police. There were at least 12 confirmed arrests, including an elder, and Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs were blocked from their own territories.  Gidumt’en Clan spokesperson Molly Wickham was arrested … Continue reading Arrests at Gidumt’en Checkpoint, RCMP Raid Anticipated at Unist’ot’en Camp