On this week’s collected, connected conversations (the last of our summer-long series), we bring you part two of our resource resistance retrospective. Yet, as part one
revealed, these issues are hardly historical. Indeed, it was only six months ago that the Royal Canadian Militarized Police—in full riot gear and armed to the teeth—raided Wet’suwet’en activist camps for the second time in as many years to enforce an injunction secured by the Coastal GasLink corporation.
And though the raid signaled another setback to grassroots efforts to stop the pipeline, things seemed different this time around, both during and after the raid.
// CREDITS: Creative Commons music in this episode includes “Headway
” and “Tumult
” by Kai Engel
, plus the following tracks by Andy G. Cohen: “Sheffield Hall
” “Space (Outro)
,” “Scramby Eggs
,” plus “Humming and Strumming