Swelk'wek'welt Protection Center

Nitanis Desjarlais

2002, 28:00 minutes, colour, English


This video explains the establishment of the Swelk'wek'welt Protection Center. This Center was established to protect the traditional land of the Secwepemc and to inform the public and the world of their unresolved land issues. It highlights the arrest of four Secwepemc people, including two elders. The Secwepemc people are being forcibly removed from their traditional lands by the Government of British Columbia and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

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