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Posted November 8, 2019

Winter 2019 Unist’ot’en Trapping Program

Winter is upon us, and the Unist’ot’en Healing Centre is gearing up for another trapping season!  We acknowledge the importance of being continually connected to the Yintah in order to be responsible stewards of the land, and recognize that this
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Posted November 7, 2019

RCMP Arrest and Release Unist’ot’en Guest Without Charge

Unist’ot’en Territory / Houston, BC: On Nov. 6 an invited guest of the Unist’ot’en people was placed under arrest and removed from Unist’ot’en territory by members of CIRG (Community Industry Response Group). The guest refused to sign release conditions imposed
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Posted October 3, 2019

Unist’ot’en Youth Art Camp 2019

Wet’suwet’en youth are brilliant and talented! This video features two songs written by Savannah from the Gidumt’en Clan, who is 14 years old and has wise words for all of us. Last month, we hosted Indigenous youth from Wet’suwet’en and
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Posted August 27, 2019

Coastal GasLink Bulldozes Ancient Wet’suwet’en War Trail

Coastal GasLink has bulldozed a section of the ancient Kweese war trail. In a letter to provincial officials, the Office of Wet’suwet’en described the destruction as “an act of cultural genocide.” Despite failing to acquire the proper permits or complete
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Posted June 15, 2019

Unist’ot’en Defends Indigenous Law at Injunction Hearing

  June 14, 2019: The Unist’ot’en have argued in the BC Supreme Court that Wet’suwet’en law must be upheld on unceded Wet’suwet’en lands. The court decision will demonstrate whether Canadian courts are committed to reconciliation or to upholding imposed colonial
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