After activists contested the sale of Indigenous ceremonial items in Calgary from the collection of a late German trick roper, the items were abruptly removed and repatriated to Siksika Nation.
Indigenous communities from the U.S. to Australia to Brazil have taken matters into their own hands—even closing their borders and implementing curfews—to protect themselves.
Nearly one month later, a proposed title deal is still not signed and pipeline opponents are calling for a shutdown, citing concern over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett called the arrangement a milestone in the history of Canada.
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Yes, there are many livelihoods on the line in and around Wet'suwet'en. But the political divides are more complicated than the rest of Canada thinks.
Five days and 28 arrests later, the police force said it will continue monitoring the area.
A third Indigenous camp is facing court-ordered removal Monday in northern B.C. to make way for the $6.6 billion Coastal GasLink pipeline.
Nearly 100 officers are positioned to enforce a court order making way for a pipeline through unceded Indigenous land.
“I felt I couldn’t just stand by and watch this in the news anymore,” Susan Bibbing told VICE.
Indigenous land defenders are keeping a close eye on cops as the standoff enters its fourth week.