The Justice for Our Stolen Children camp in Wascana Park is being torn down by the Provincial Capital Commission.
Protesters say justice camp in Regina will stay up following meeting with provincial ministers
Campers say government was given a number of paradigm shifting conditions
Six tipis standing at legislature protest camp
CTV Regina, June 25, 2018
Five tipis have been added to the protest camp in the front of the Saskatchewan legislature — and there are now six standing in Wascana Park.
There were three tipis added over the weekend. They represent File Hills Tribal Council, Piapot First Nation and Pasqua/White Bear First Nation. Read the rest of this entry
Indigenous protesters again block entrance to Pinery Provincial Park
Protester Maynard George says the action is connected to a First Nations claim to the land
CBC News, March 19, 2018
Indigenous protesters are again blocking the entrance to the Pinery Provincial Park, an action they say stems from a longstanding dispute over First Nations claims to the park on the shores of Lake Huron. Read the rest of this entry
Hundreds Turn Out To Back Hawaiian Occupiers Of Famed Coco Palms Site
The 19th century home of Kauai’s last queen was later the resort where “Blue Hawaii” was filmed. Now a new resort is planned.
By Brittany Lyte, Civic Beat, Jan 29, 2018
KAPAA, Kauai — Five days after a judge ordered a pair of Native Hawaiians out of a 2,000-tree coconut grove that is the namesake of the famed Coco Palms resort, a Sunday night eviction deadline sparked the opposite of the intended effect. Read the rest of this entry
Protesters build permanent structure, plan to overwinter at Alton Gas site
Spokesperson for natural gas storage project says house built on company land without permission
By Nina Corfu, CBC News, Dec 19, 2017
With second-floor sleeping bunks, shelves stocked with food and a crackling fire in the woodstove, Dale Andrew Poulette’s newly constructed straw bale home is the perfect place to spend the winter. Read the rest of this entry
Indigenous demonstration forces closure of the Pinery provincial park
OPP says demonstration is about land claim issue that is before the courts
CBC News, Nov 10, 2017
A group of indigenous demonstrators has forced the closure of the Pinery — an Ontario park on the shores of Lake Huron — with police saying the action is connected to an ongoing land claim. Read the rest of this entry
Aboriginal Tent Embassy ‘evicts’ Commonwealth from Canberra’s Lobby restaurant
by Sherryn Groch, Canberra Times, Nov 6, 2017
It’s hosted Canberra’s prime ministers, diplomats and brides but now the iconic Lobby restaurant is home to a quiet occupation.
Nioka Coe, a Ngunnawal person, joined forces on Sunday with the Aboriginal Tent Embassy to “reclaim” the restaurant in an act of sovereignty. Read the rest of this entry
B.C. fish farm injunctions against protestors lifted
by Laurie Hamelin, APTN National News, October 18, 2017
Injunctions against three First Nations activists protesting a fish farm off the northern coast of Vancouver Island was temporarily suspended Wednesday by the company.
Marine Harvest Canada, the owner of Port Elizabeth Fish Farm, was officially occupied by activists Sunday night. Read the rest of this entry
Tensions rise between RCMP and First Nations against fish farms
by Musgamagw Dzawada’enuxw Cleansing Our Waters, October 17, 2017
For Immediate Release