solidarity with wet’suwet’en land defenders and their allies on the frontlines
Thank you to the Wet'suwet'en people who are courageously defending their land for the greater good of us all.
Thank you to the Kahnawake people who are courageously blocking the rail lines in solidarity.
Thank you to the non-Indigenous allies who blocked the main highway on Vancouver Island, and disbanded only under threats of violence from racist thugs.
Thank you to every person who attended a solidarity protest in cities across Canada.
It's inspiring to see that protest has moved to full-scale civil disobedience. We can't all do it, and we are indebted to those who can.
Shame beyond measure on the Trudeau government for pretending to care about reconciliation. When we doubted Trudeau's sincerity, Liberal Party apologists chided us: give him a chance, he sincerely cares. Have you woken up yet?
Justin Trudeau should never be allowed to speak the word reconciliation again. When he utters the word, everyone in the room should stand up and turn their backs. Everyone should unleash a chorus of SHAME so loud that he cannot be heard.
The pipelines must stop.
Canada must change its relationship with the people whose land this was and is.
Posted by laura k at 2/15/2020 09:09:00 AM
Labels: canadian politics, environment, indigenous peoples
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