Indigenous Resistance

Indigenous resistance to the colonization of Turtle Island is alive and thriving. Check out these videos for a lot of what’s going on.

Trudeau Does Nothing as Woman gets Assaulted

During a speech by Justin Trudeau, Aamjiwnaang First Nation community organizer Vanessa Gray was assaulted by an audience member, while the Canadian Prime Minister did nothing. Vanessa Gray tells us what happened.

Elsipogtog in Five Minutes

In the summer of 2013, the Mi’kmaq in New Brunswick began a campaign against fracking in their territories. Through protests, blockades and sabotage, they managed to kick SWN Resources out of their territories and inspire indigenous people across the country.

Solidarity With the Wet’suwet’en Spreads Across So-Called “Canada”

Following the dismantling of the barricades on Wet’suwet’en territory, solidarity actions continue to take place across so-called “Canada” and beyond.

Jacques Cartier Bridge Blocked in So-Called “Montreal”

The Jacques Cartier Bridge — a vital transportation corridor in so-called “Montreal” — is shut down in response to the RCMP’s attack on the Wet’suwet’en.

Worldwide Solidarity With Wet’suwet’en

After the brutal raid by Canadian federal cops on Wet’suwet’en land defenders stopping a fracked gas pipeline, solidarity actions are under way in over 60 cities around the world.

Canada Declares War on the Wet’suwet’en

On January 7, the Canadian settler-colonial state sent its federal police force, the RCMP, to enforce an injunction against the Wet’suet’en nation.

Crisis at Unist’ot’en

Indigenous community resisting pipelines in Canada faces forcible removal by federal police.

TFN #16: Klanada’s Coming Pipeline War

This week on TFN we give you a peek into what could become Klanada’s Standing Rock and bring you updates from political prisoners in the United Snakes and Greece.

Call to Action: Justice for Colten & Tina

Thousands of people are taking action after “Canada’s” criminal justice system acquitted two men of second degree murder charges in the separate cases of two Indigenous youth, Colten Bushie and Tina Fontaine. This has so far included the establishment of Soaring Eagle camps in.

Alton Gas Blockade

Mi’kmaq land defenders block the Alton Gas project.

Indigenous People Invade Illegal Fish Farms

After 30 years of peaceful opposition, indigenous nations of western “Canada” have had enough and have begun occupations of illegal fish farms to disrupt their operations.

Ipperwash Crisis in Five Minutes

On September 6, 1995, the Ontario Provincial Police violently attacked the occupation of the Ipperwash Provincial Park by members of the Stoney Point Ojibway band, shooting and killing indigenous land defender Dudley George.

How One Woman Stopped Clear Cut Logging

Christine Jack of the St’at’imc Nation maintains a checkpoint in Yalakom Valley, shutting down logging operations.

Trouble #1 — Killing the Black Snake

The first episode of Trouble looks beyond the mainstream narratives surrounding the Standing Rock encampment to get a better understanding of some of the camp’s overlooked dynamics, including serious disagreements over which tactics to use to best stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Who are the Warriors

An interview with Mohawk warrior Clifton Nicholas, about the warrior society and their role in the “Oka Crisis”.

#NODAPL: Battle at the End of the World

Watching the footage of the police attack against water protectors from last Sunday conjured images of the apocalypse.

Warrior Communique From #NoDAPL

Late last night, lit by the fire of burning barricades, a warrior in the frontlines of #NoDAPL issued a call out for local actions in solidarity with their fight to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.

#NoDAPL, the Time to Act is Now!

An urgent callout for support has been issued on several fronts of the fight to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline. If you have the means to go there, the time is now!.

Indigenous Anti-Tar Sands Alliance

Over 50 indigenous communities in the US and Canada signed a historic pact to stop the expansion of Canada’s tar sands oil extraction project.

Salmon Die-Off in “Canada”

The salmon farming industry is currently looking to expand its operations by 43 percent by 2020 along the coast of so-called BC.

How to De-Arrest a Comrade

A group of Secwpemc women shut down a treaty vote being held by the Northern Shuswap Tribal Council.