Come and Show YOUR Support AGAINST Legalized Corruption
Commencing at 10:30AM, Wednesday October 11, 2023 the Gitxsan will gather and lead a peaceful protest from the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery to the Supreme Court in protest against Legalized Corruption that is happening right now in our Territory!
Join MC Gordon Sebastian, Hereditary Chiefs from the Clans of Frog, Eagle, Wolf and Fireweed along with Special Guest Speakers as we RALLY to bring about change to achieve the following;
- Stop industry-led injunctions that allow industry looting of indigenous lands
- To pressure the RCMP to sign the Armistice Agreement tabled by the Gitxsan Huwilp Government
- To dismantle the RCMP C-IRG (only militarized unit in Canada)
Speakers in Order of Appearance
Master of CeremoniesLuutkudziiwus /Gordon Sebastian
Simogit Skayan /Anita Sebastian
Simogyat Moolaxan/ Norman Moore
Larry Skulsh Simogyat Wiiminosik
Simoogit Geel/ Catherine Blackstock
Simogyat Gwiiyeehl /Brian Williams
Simogyat Sakumhiigok /Vernon Smith
Simogyat Nii Kyap /Clifford Sampare
Simogyat Niist gant Baskyehlaxha /Bill Blackwater Sr.
The Rally Route .
The Rally meeting point will be at the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery and the protestors will walk straight down Howe Street (stopping all south bound traffic) to the Supreme Court steps which are right on Nelson Street.
Who Should Attend?
All First Nations and Allies
REGISTRATION CONTACT: Linda Bilben firstname.lastname@example.org
DAY OF LOGISTICS CONTACT: Linda Bilben 604.505.3171.
DOWNLOAD AND PRINT YOUR OFFICIAL RALLY KIT HERE!