"We Are All Treaty People" Strawbale House Resisting Alton Gas (photo by Sadie Beaton)

Peace, Friendship and Environmental Justice: The Alton Gas Resistance

https://soundcloud.com/sadie-beaton/peace-friendship-and-environmental-justice "We are all Treaty people." It's a phrase we're hearing more often these days. But what does it really mean, here in Mi'kma'ki? And what does it have to do with environmental justice? Most settlers don't think about the Treaties much. Even here in unceded Mi'kmaq territory, many of us imagine them as one-time … Continue reading Peace, Friendship and Environmental Justice: The Alton Gas Resistance

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Kevin Christmas, Jim Maloney and Michelle Paul

Our guests today are Mi'kmaq land defender Michelle Paul, Sipekne'katik Warrior Chief Jim Maloney  and treaty defender Kevin Christmas. They’ve all been involved in the fight to stop a natural gas storage project that threatens the health of the Shubenacadie River.