Women share stories of gender violence in mining-affected communities

Colonialism, resource extraction and intergenerational violence against Indigenous women are connected in complex ways across Canada.

“When there is taking of the land—raping of the land without consent—it also affects us Indigenous women. There’s no free, prior and informed consent,” says Yvonne Tupper, a health worker from Saulteau First Nation in British Columbia.

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