Theresa Tait Day, Hereditary W’ihaliy’te speaks out

My Name is Theresa Tait Day, Hereditary W’ihaliy’te I am the fourth generation in my matrilineal line(family) to hold this name. Our Hereditary names are passed down through the great grandmothers.  The meaning of my name (is in translation, via the Gitksan language) is as follows: Wi’ means” Big”. For Read More

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Open letter to Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs after Tsayu clan meeting

Before you read this letter I want to bring your attention to remind readers it was John Ridsdale (Chief Namoks) who claimed to hold an “All Clans Feast” on Feb 13th 2020 that also included Taylor Bachrach who proudly spoke on that issue in the Canadian parliament. This is where Read More

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Wolves in Fancy Blankets

Posted verbatim with permission. I see all these posts supporting a few OW Hereditary Chiefs but what I don’t see is the Wetsuweten people speaking up about how this office operates. I get it though, I live on Westbank First Nation, I see exactly how opportunities are disbursed based on Read More

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Time to speak up: STN, NTBB, BLB, Stellaten, Nadleh, hello everybody…

OWC are planning clan mtgs. with our clans of our areas soon. … They try to butter us up with a luncheon and door prizes.  Sorry but I am not bought by a door prize!! Those people have to stop dictating to us in Burns Lake clans. We are standing Read More

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Objection to Warner Naziel’s building a camp at Parrot Lake Recreation site

To the Editor, My name is Adriana, I am the Granddaughter of Smogelgem, late Leonard George. My Grandpa taught me to have integrity and said if I am going to say something I should be able to stand by what I say. My Grandparents on my Mother and Father’s side Read More

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Warner intends to build a camp on Parrot Lake

To the Editor, Responding to Warner Naziel’s sister Lorraine in Voices of Witset on Facebook    Does the end justify the means? Can noble goals be achieved through dirty politics? This speaking event was held last night according to Lorraine’s post.  The Lakes District News has an article that Warner intends Read More

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I am a Wet’suwet’en man from the dark house

EDITORS NOTE:  The problem with abuse of power is that it often comes with two evil sides, the first is the threat of what will happen to you if you dare to speak about it, the second is how abusers lift up and pedestal people that support them, to make Read More

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The Office of the Wet’suwet’en operate under the false guise of Wet’suwet’en Law.

My name is Tsaskiy, and our Gitdimd’en clan has created a paper trail of our attempts to be consulted regarding how the “Wet’suwet’en Five” have been conducting business under the false guise of Wet’suwet’en Law. They seem to have an identity crisis. On one hand, they owe their existence to Read More

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