Category Archives: Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en

Lands, colonialism and disasters

These are perilous times for many reasons. The health and economic dangers of the coronavirus pandemic have upended our societies and our lives. As the message below from Sovereign Likhts’amisyu warns, “during disasters, colonial and imperialist states use the chaos … Continue reading

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A Win and It’s Not Over

WOW!! From the article below, “foreign investors are becoming nervous because of the ‘instability’ in the country, caused by the ongoing anti-pipelines blockages.” Congratulations to everyone involved in the Wet’suwet’en movement. It looks like this is just the first of … Continue reading

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Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en End Protest at BC Legislature

The province is defending its decision to invite protesters inside the B.C. Legislature for a meeting that resulted in a sit-in and multiple arrests, as supporters of those arrested gathered in front of the building again Thursday morning. Seven members … Continue reading

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Increasing Support for Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en

Words by @siiamhamilton “At 6:30 PM on March 4, seven Indigenous youth were invited by Scott Fraser, Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation to discuss the Wet’suwet’en Struggle. After a number of hours, discussions broke down, and the Indigenous youth … Continue reading

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Indigenous Youth Sit In Arrests

Five people have been arrested after a group of Indigenous youth occupied an office in the B.C. Legislature on Wednesday night.The demonstrators, members of the group Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en, live-streamed the entire sit-in on Facebook, including police arriving and … Continue reading

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Video of arrest of Indigenous youth for Wet’suwet’en

Sovereign Likhts’amisyu March 5, 2020 4 hrs ·  “No relationship is more important to our government and to Canada than the one with Indigenous peoples. Today, we reaffirm our government’s commitment to a renewed nation-to-nation relationship between Canada and Indigenous peoples, … Continue reading

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National Call to Action: Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en

Backgrounder:  Thank you for getting involved: Pressure on all levels of the Canadian government as well as Coastal GasLink investors is incredibly timely. Right now RCMP have constructed militarized exclusion zones preventing Wet’suwet’en and invited guests from accessing their unceded … Continue reading

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