Indigenous youth and allies give Justice Minister David Lametti 24 hours to set a meeting with Wet’suwet’en

Indigenous youth and allies in support of Wet’suwet’en have been in the Justice building at Wellington Street for over a day but they have set a deadline for the Attorney General to plan a meeting with Wet’suwet’en. They’re working on their next steps if they don’t see meaningful action from the Minister by Wednesday morning. […]

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Somebody has to be here to do it: Indigenous youth and allies sit-in in support of Wet’suwet’en

  Indigenous youth and allies in solidarity with Wet’suwet’en are sitting in at the Ministry of Justice on Wellington Street where they say they will stay until Justice Minister David Lametti calls on the RCMP to stand down. “If everybody can just stand up and say something, that would be great,” says Sunshine, one of […]

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The election we nearly had: last week at West Block (March 18-22)

Last week saw a typically filibuster last over 30 hours, an investigation shut down and another person resign in the SNC fallout. Here’s your wrap-up from the House of Commons last week. An early election was nearly called. The Conservatives launched a filibuster, or marathon voting spree, that forced Members of Parliament to stay on the […]

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