October 4, 2017

This letter was first published in The United Church Observer in September 2017

Dear Editor,

I was the keynote speaker at the United for Mining Justice National Conference in Manitoba last month. I
spoke of the 2014 Mount Polley Mine disaster that happened in my Secwepe...

August 18, 2017


Indigenous communities and advocacy groups are disappointed and concerned about the outcomes of Canada’s 2017 Energy & Mines Ministers Conference, which ended last week in St. Andrews, New Brunswick.

“None of the 200 pages of documents and...

August 8, 2017

First Published in Canadian Dimension

Bev Sellers is constantly reminded about the deeply personal, social and cultural loss that she and others in her community of Williams Lake have suffered since the Mount Polley mine disaster in 2014. A few weeks ago, when the forme...

August 7, 2017

United for Mining Justice members and friends across Canada participated in ceremonies and gatherings to remember the dam break at Imperial Metals' Mount Polley Mine on August 4, 2014. 

August 4, 2017

Three years after Canada’s largest mine waste disaster, communities in the Cariboo-Central Interior of British Columbia learned that the Province will not lay any charges under the BC Environmental Management Act. Instead, residents will have to wait for the Federal go...

March 1, 2017

Register now for  the United for Mining Justice national gathering - May 5-7 at Sandy Saulteaux Spiritual Centre in Manitoba - and get $25 off! 

United for Mining Justice is pleased that Jacinda Mack from First Nations Women Advocating for Responsible Mining will j...

February 10, 2017

Join us at beautiful Sandy Saulteaux Spiritual Centre in Beausejour, Manitoba from May 5-7 for our National Gathering! Click here to find more information and to register. PDF Poster here

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