Tsleil-Waututh Nation to Kinder Morgan- Kwel hoy’: “We Draw the Line” against destructive fossil fuel projects
What: Unveiling of Totem Pole, Sunday, September 29th, as a permanent symbol of cross-border unity among Coast Salish nations opposing destructive fossil fuel projects like the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline and tanker expansion.
Where: Tsleil-Waututh, 3010 Sleil Waututh Road, North Vancouver.
Time: 3:00 pm
Speakers, witnesses and performers include:
Jewell Praying Wolf James, Lummi Nation, Carver of Totem Pole
Chief Maureen Thomas, Tsleil-Waututh Nation
Ta-ah Amy George
Children of Takaya
Lummi Nation Singers
Guest Nations to honor Lummi Nation
Git Hayetsk Dancers “People of the Copper shield”
Sto:lo Dance Group “Tsatsu Stalqaya”
Media interviews may be arranged on Sunday in advance of the pole unveiling.