Monthly Archives: February 2019

A proud Haisla who supports LNG Canada.

I’ve struggled financially more than I’d like to admit. I’ve lived pay cheque to pay cheque, even with my spouse and I both working part time jobs with 40-50 hours a week, if we were lucky. I’ve had to fundraise in order to make rent. For a person who has Read More

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Wet’suwet’en hooligans? You really need to watch this.

At 60th All Native Basketball Tournament we have an attempt by the We’suwet’en protesters to hijack the tournament to promote their cause. The Lax Kw’alaams were not about to allow that to happen so they made a request, or rather they made a demand that anyone inside the Civic Centre Read More

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Inventing Wet’suwet’en

If you’re under the age of 37, the name Wet’suwet’en if you lived in the Bulkley Valley is a name that has always been around, however for those of you born before the Delgamuukw trial started, you will probably know it as something akin to the words “land claims”. Wet’suwet’en Read More

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Wet’suwet’en – Truth before Reconciliation.

I am not sure when I will take a timeout from writing and research, the subject is both fascinating as well as critically important at this time in our history, not just to First Nations and their children, all Canadians and their futures have a stake in this. However this Read More

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BC Government & Wet’suwet’en Chiefs Negotiate

Its rather obvious to know Horgan will not back down on the natural gas pipeline, and we also know the infamous chiefs need some serious face saving help from the NDP to get past the problem they now have with their own nation. So the LNG pipeline will remain a Read More

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Debunking Unist’ot’en Land Claims

Before we get started, has anyone aside from myself noticed that there is no funding to fly members from, the Stellat’en First Nation, Saik’uz First Nation, Cheslatta Carrier Nation, McLeod Lake Indian Band, Saulteau First Nations, Kitselas First Nation, West Moberly First Nations, Lheidli T’enneh First Nation, Nadleh Whut’en Indian Read More

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The next Federal Election looms ahead

What it means for us locally and nationally, in particular with regards to our local pipeline hardliners. Read More

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Hereditary Chiefs – A Failed Governance

Growing up and spending a lifetime in a community gives you insights few others will see. In my early years, we did not know the meaning of racism, and respecting your elders was something everyone did. Read More

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