The State

Modern Era Declaration

Kwa'mutsun Nation State

The State

Whereas, since the beginning of time, sovereign persons with legal capacity and juridical subjectivity of these lands within the west coast of Turtle Island North [today known as North America] have gathered as a continued independent people with juridical personality for mutual intent of forming an understood nationality; and, therein, have caused a set of common cultural practises to occur over time, including a structured language; and have bonded together within a certain perceived social contract with the intent of establishing the security of the individual human being or natural person in a society organized in a centralized form of government; and, further, having developed a state of leadership within a set of rules, these People have passed forward to each subsequent generation the accumulated knowledge of individual and common duties of care therein; and, thereafter, within a tradition of allegiance to the rights and duties there have arisen for the purposes of leadership the lineage of the absolute monarch of this independent state; hereafter to be known as Kwa'mutsun Nation State.

This said territorial sovereign Kwa'mutsun Nation State lies within a defined territory, recognized and respected by other persons and people beyond this said territory as being held in absence of debellatio. Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem, suis juris sovereign, being the legibus solutus monarch, holds suis juris juridical personality

The independent absolute monarchy of Kwa'mutsun Nation State of Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem holds territorial sovereign pretensions ab initio never having been relinquished by debellatio.

Suis juris Sovereign prerogatives are held by Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem and must be construed within relevant corpora juris including jus imperii, jus gladii, jus majestatis and jus honorum. Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem reigns and rules motu proprio directly or indirectly, at Her pleasure, by duly appointed agents.

Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem, while exercising sui juris absolute sovereignty over the Kwa'mutsun Nation State (an independent sovereign state, under international law) acts as the Head of State, Head of Government and Head of the Church of the Kwa’mutsun Nation State.

The Kwa’mutsun Nation State’s nature is intrinsically identified as follows: established nationality since before 10,000 years ago, Hul'qumi'num' being the foundational language;

2. one government body presiding, wherein there are the judiciary, executive and legislative branches; continuous settlement in its traditional territories since the beginning of time;

4. an historical and modern era practice of commerce and trade with other independent sovereignties; and,

5. a continued declaration and exercise of being independent in spirit and practice.

The founding charter and constitution declarations are rooted within the oral customary laws and practices of the Kwa'mutsun People. In modern terms, these said customs and constitutional practices continue to be preserved within the traditional and confidential longhouse organization. Publication of contemporary tomes are translated from the traditional Hul'qumi'num' language, which holds absolute precedence over any other language, into the English language, for educational purposes only.

Kwa'mutsun Nation State is a dynastic state of Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem, whose dynasty has been reigning and ruling consecutively since man descended from the Creator. Citizenship is a qualified, regulated privilege, at times, mediated through birthright. Any person who is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem is Her Royal Majesty's subject. As the Military Head of the Kwa’mutsun Nation State, Her Royal Majesty Stitumaatulwut Hwuneem assures territorial integrity with vigour, preserving the traditional roles of Peace, Trust and Friendship / Gus Wen Tah / Two Row Wampum.

Kwa'mutsun Nation State