We do not need to sign the AIP or Final Agreement to have our own Constitution!
Collective Haida Rights:
(a) The Haida Nation collectively holds Hereditary and Aboriginal Title and
Rights to Haida Territories.
(b) The Haida Nation collectively holds Cultural and Intellectual property
rights of the Haida Nation and will protect the integrity of same.Please Kitselas and Kitsumkalum members review the Haida Nation Website before voting! Specifically their constitution that they implemented without treaty!View Here
We can have an open and transparent government and council without giving up our aboriginal title and rights! It will be hard work, but our children and their children are worth it!
We can also contemplate and explore economic development and negotiate revenue on our own. Many reserves are making millions annually without Treaties!View the Constitution of the Haida NationWatch a Video of the President of the Council of the Haida Nation, Peter Lantin, Speaking at Idle No More in Prince Rupert
We can remain proud people with our territories intact. Let us not be lured with trinkets and trickery once again.