Category Archives: Wet’suwet’en Fact Check

Keyboard warriors are renowned for taking small amounts of facts, adding lots of fiction, in order to make a case on issues. To combat some of these we will make use of posting the truth for those who are seeking to find it.

Man camps will be a danger to the Healing Center

  Claim; Man camps will be a danger to the Healing Center First we asked Coastal GasLink about man camps, here is the reply. “Camps will house both men and women who are tradespeople working directly on the Project, or within the camp itself providing services such as project management Read More

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The endangered White Bark Pine growing in Tsayu territory.

      The endangered White Bark Pine growing in Tsayu territory. Another species that will be drastically affected by the proposed CGL pipeline. Pinus albicaulis, known by the common names whitebark pine, white pine, pitch pine, scrub pine, and creeping pine, is a conifer tree native to the mountains Read More

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Today a supporter found several arrowheads in the proposed 9A site

Claim; Supporters have been checking the ground disturbed by CGL bulldozers after hours. Today a supporter found several arrowheads in the proposed 9A site. The truth is now official the items were planted. (Mar 10 2019) If this were indeed the case, the proper protocol would be not to touch Read More

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Cody Merriman claims the R.C.M.P work for the CGL

The blockaders violated the Supreme Courts injunction, CGL was given the permission to remove all obstacles set up by the “illegal blockade” the law is very specific about illegal buildings on crown land. The R.C.M.P. are doing what the court order mandated, to insure their work was not longer impeded Read More

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When the first settlers came to our area they burned down peoples homes

      Claim; When the first settlers came to our area they burned down peoples homes This claim was made by Molly Wickham on a speaking tour, a complete fabrication of history, there is a very good account of the history of Houston in the book “Marks of a Read More

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A militarized invasion force attacked the Gitumden community on January 7th 2019

      Claim; A militarized invasion force attacked the Gitumden community on January 7th 2019 In the days leading up to the enforcement of the court injunction at the Morice River bridge, as a matter of strategy Molly thought that by adding another blockade on her clans territory, it Read More

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The Unist’ot’en were the only ones who continually defended their land in order to protect it.

      Claim; The Unist’ot’en were the only ones who continually defended their land in order to protect it. Using a goverment grant that was intended for use by all First Nations a group of 4 decided to make a life out of protesting. Two couples, Molly and Cody Read More

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There is sacred moose and grizzly sanctuaries up in the Morice watershed, and no industry has been up in there yet.

      Claim; There is sacred moose and grizzly sanctuaries up in the Morice watershed, and no industry has been up in there yet. There is no sanctuaries up there at all, you can Google Earth look at it, its rough mountain terrain, its the mountain that separates Kitimat Read More

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The system of governance by the Wet’suwet’en has been around for thousands of years.

    Claim; The system of governance by the Wet’suwet’en has been around for thousands of years. The name Wet’suwet’en is a recent choice made during the Delgamuukw trail, and it was not till the 1980’s that they officially named themselves Wet’suwet’en. Also see this article called Inventing Wet’suwet’en Almost Read More

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The sacred water of the Morice River, you can drink it safely unlike anywhere else.

    Claim; The sacred water of the Morice River, you can drink it safely unlike anywhere else. The truth is after the salmon spawn they die, rot and decay, like all natural rivers there are times when you can drink the water safely, should you? Not if you have Read More

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