As standoff at ‘1492 Land Back Lane’ heats up in Caledonia, land defenders say, ‘This is a moment for our people to say no’

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CALEDONIA, Ont.—Standing on the land he occupies in defiance of multiple court orders, Skyler Williams kicks wet clay off his boots as he explains why he and those who have joined him won’t leave. “Whatever we do it’s with the next seven generations in mind,” Williams says, referring to a Haudenosaunee philosophy. “Covering everything here in concrete and asphalt is not keeping their future in mind.”