How To Stop An Oil And Gas Pipeline: The Unist’ot’en Camp Resistance

Published on Nov 5, 2014

Over the past four years, the Unist’ot’en clan of the Wet’suwet’en nation have literally built a strategy to keep three proposed oil and gas pipelines from crossing their land. Concerned about the environmental damage a leak could cause on land they’ve never given up, they’ve constructed a protection camp to block pipeline companies. As opposition to the development of Alberta’s tar sands and to fracking projects grows across Canada, with First Nations communities on the front lines, the Unist’ot’en camp is an example of resistance that everyone is watching.

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Women lead struggle against mining and machismo in Guatemala

 March 2, 2015

http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/women-lead-struggle-mining-machismo-guatemala/

“There is no country without water,” said Cristobal Diaz. “There is no life either when there is no water. That is our struggle. We are defending life.”

 

Haida victory

Haida Nation win injunction against commercial fishery on Haida Gwaii