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Gitxaala Defends Sovereignty of Laxyuup

Update:  December 2, 2010.  Blockade to come down following Minister of Forests promise to meet with Gitxaala leadership. ——– Going on two weeks now Gitxaala Hereditary leaders have engaged in a public act of asserting their sovereignty over the Laxyuup Gitxaala (traditional territory). Two primary reasons have been given: (1) the logging company, Triumph Timber, […]

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It was one of those moments that you wonder why bother, what’s the point of intervening, yet you do it anyway.  Here I was enjoying myself skipping from session to session -marine protected areas in one session, women and democracy at a poster session, forestry, public anthropology and then -why not- a session on the […]

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