ARC In the News
Aug 20, 2021
Our Lands Are Not "Waste Lands of the Crown"
Nuxalk eviction of mining company is the most recent action in a 170-year long fight – colonizers have been illegally occupying their territory for gold since the gold rush, says Nuskmata, Jacinda Mack.
Aug 18, 2021
Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to mining company operating on unceded territory
“One only need to look at the Mount Polley Mine disaster of 2014 in our neighbouring territory of the Secwepemc to see the devastation mining can cause.” — Chief Samuel Schooner
Mar 18, 2021
Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to B.C. exploration company, igniting calls for mining reform
As the province’s glaciers disappear, more and more deposits are becoming available to exploration companies, which are allowed to register mineral claims and apply for permits without obtaining consent from Indigenous communities