Despite the desire to place genocide, double-dealings, and violence in Canada's "history" or "past", #LandBackParty recognizes governments acting with our current and future tax dollars maintain and expand systems of oppression and forms of genocide that undermine the intent and spirit of international agreements like UNDRIP, let alone all senses of justice.
This page offers examples of ongoing government f*ckery that undermines Indigenous sovereignty, Indigenous governance, and Indigenous stewardship with and non-alienable connection to Lands. Click links in description to write elected officials & staff.
John Price , Nicholas Claxton
Comment: The NDP v. Desautel: Tearing up UNDRIP, reproducing colonialism
Their names might not be familiar to most people but Tomekichi Homma and Richard Desautel share an uncommon destiny – standing up to a provincial government determined to impose racist laws...
Ontario ignores its own advice, presses First Nations to consult on Ring of Fire road during COVID-19
An 'operational guide' from OMIA tells other ministries to delay or defer non-urgent projects that impact First Nations treaty rights during the pandemic, but at least one mining-related project is moving ahead...