The passage of laws in Alberta and Saskatchewan granting police greater powers and weapons are seen as a direct attempt to stifle protests by Indigenous Peoples.
The behaviour of TC Energy, the company formerly known as TransCanada, in Wet'suwet'en resulted in a nationwide crisis in Canada. It should not be repeated in Mexico.
Canada is at a critical crossroads. The Wet’suwet’en conflict brings us to a deciding moment in Canada, one that will shape the future of the nation.
Teck Resources' decision to cancel its oilsands project is a blow to Trudeau's government.
Indigenous land stewardship, resource extraction and corporate interests remain critical issues to addressing large-scale environmental concerns such as pollinator loss in Canada and beyond.
Governments and corporations seem to understand that the landscape of Indigenous resistance has shifted.
Reconciliation cannot be achieved by the brute force of the RCMP or the self-interests of energy companies.
It's time to engage with Indigenous people through the governance systems built prior to European settlement.
TransCanada Corporation has misunderstood or misrepresented the risks associated with Indigenous jurisdiction.