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Posted August 4, 2020

Unist’ot’en 2020 Summer Work Camp

The work of the Unist’ot’en Healing Centre has continued despite the ongoing invasion of the Yin’tah by CGL and the RCMP, and the health impacts of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The struggle of Black communities for Black Lives during this
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Posted February 28, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Demand RCMP Stand Down, Discussions Begin

  Wet’suwet’en Territory, February 27th, 2020 We are seeing many pre-emptive and presumptive news reports, erroneously confirming that we have come to an agreement with the RCMP and the state. Before talks had even begun, mainstream and right wing media
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Posted February 13, 2020

Reconciliation Is Dead. Revolution is Alive.

Canada invades. Invades on behalf of industry. Invades during ceremony. Canada tears us from our land. Tears us from our families, from our homes. Takes our drums away. Takes our women away. Jails us for protecting the land, for being
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Posted February 10, 2020

Unist’ot’en Matriarchs Arrested. Stand with Unist’ot’en Now!

Unist’ot’en Territory, Feb 10, 2020 – A convoy of armed RCMP tactical units has invaded sovereign and unceded Unist’ot’en Territory to enforce Coastal GasLink’s injunction. Our Unist’ot’en Matriarchs and lands defenders have been forcibly removed off their lands. Unist’ot’en Matriarchs
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Posted February 9, 2020

It’s Time to Wake Canada Up!

Thank you for taking this stand with us, for continuing to throw down, and for letting Canada know they cannot force Indigenous people off our lands with their assault rifles and their military force. We won’t back down. Thank you
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Posted February 9, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Yintah Invasion: Day 4

  February 9, 2020: Over the last 72 hours, the RCMP have invaded sovereign, unceded Wet’suwet’en territories and forcibly removed unarmed land defenders at gunpoint. Billions of taxpayer dollars have been spent by the federal government on behalf of TC
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Posted February 8, 2020

RCMP Land Helicopters at Unist’ot’en Gate

  FEBRUARY 8, 2020 On the morning of February 8th, 2020, RCMP officers landed at the gates of Unist’ot’en Village by helicopter. Unist’ot’en chiefs and house members began calling on their ancestors for support. They held a cremation ceremony for
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Posted February 4, 2020

Unist’ot’en Day 31 Update: We’re not leaving.

We’re not leaving. As Canada prepares to violently invade our lands, we have no fear. We are peacefully living on our lands and upholding our laws, as we always have. 31 days after Coastal Gaslink was evicted from Wet’suwet’en territory,
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Posted January 13, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs Call For UN Intervention

Smithers (BC) – Jan 13, 2020: Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs have submitted a formal request to the United Nations to monitor RCMP, government and Coastal GasLink (CGL) actions on our traditional, unceded territory. This request follows the recent directive from the
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Posted January 13, 2020

URGENT UPDATE: RCMP Set Up Exclusion Zone at 27km

URGENT UPDATE: Jan 13, 2020, 2:40pm RCMP have set up an “exclusion zone” at 27km and are blocking media, Wet’suwet’en people, and food from getting up to our territory. This is a violation of our human rights, Wet’suwet’en law, and
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Posted January 11, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs Ask RCMP to Stand Down

Smithers (BC) – On Jan 8, 2020, Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs representing all five clans of the Wet’suwet’en Nation met with RCMP Deputy Commissioner and Commanding Officer Jennifer Strachan to reaffirm our opposition to the Coastal Gaslink Pipeline and to urge
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Posted January 7, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs: No Access Without Consent

Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs’ Media Advisory January 7th, 2020 Late in the day January 4th, 2020 the Wet’suwet’en House Chiefs representing all 5 clans oversaw the successful eviction of Coastal Gaslink (CGL) employees from Unist’ot’en and Gidimt’en territories. An eviction letter
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Posted January 2, 2020

Wet’suwet’en Supporter Toolkit 2020

We stand as witnesses to this historic moment when the federal and provincial governments, RCMP, and Coastal GasLink/TC Energy (formerly TransCanada) are openly violating Wet’suwet’en, Canadian, and international law. Coastal GasLink/TC Energy is pushing through a 670-kilometer fracked gas pipeline
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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 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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