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A ‘Surreal’ Throne Speech in an Embattled Legislature – TheTyee.ca

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 202056 Views

Opponents of pipeline in Wet’suwet’en territory rewrite the script for start of session.

The speech from the throne was overshadowed Tuesday as supporters of Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs fighting construction of a natural gas pipeline on their territory blocked entry to the British Columbia legislature and rewrote the day’s agenda.

“We are here because Canada and British Columbia insist on using force to push their way onto Indigenous lands without consent,” Kolin Sutherland-Wilson told The Tyee in an interview.

A member of the Gitxsan Nation, Sutherland-Wilson is with the Indigenous Youth for Wet’suwet’en who have been blocking the ceremonial door on the front of the legislature for much of the last week.

Read More: https://thetyee.ca/News/2020/02/12/Throne-Speech-Halted/

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