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Union of BC Indian Chiefs
Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs leader blasts province at First Nations gathering
An annual gathering of First Nations leaders and British Columbia cabinet ministers got off to a thorny start on Wednesday when the leader of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs berated the provincial...
The Canadian Press
Sep 7th, 2016
Indigenous leaders protest Site C dam
First Nations representatives from across B.C. were joined by dozens of concerned citizens for a rally highlighting the dangers of BC Hydro's new energy project.
Nov 18th, 2015
Hupacasath FIPA appeal exposes China-Canada trade agreement's flaws
A small Port Alberni First Nation stands in the way of a 30-year China-Canada trade agreement with massive ramifications.
Jun 12th, 2014
Harper's "Hail Mary"
Grand Chief Stewart Phillip says the decision to appoint Jim Prentice to sell Northern Gateway to BC First Nations is too little too late.
Mar 5th, 2014
BC "not for sale" to Enbridge Northern Gateway, say aboriginal and former government leaders
The head of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs said that selling BC's coast and rivers is not the way Premier Clark should be fighting against Alberta's oil agenda. Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of the...
Jul 30th, 2012
“Totalitarian” state surveillance on First Nations adds to “demonization” of pipeline critics: Grand Chief
New documents reveal the RCMP has been spying on environmentalists and First Nations opponents of the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline.
David P. Ball
May 9th, 2012
Four groups say they'll have to skip Pickton inquiry because province won't fund them
Attorney general's office was urged by inquiry to help pay official participants' expenses, but continues to refuse.
Jul 27th, 2011