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Pacific Standard

Pacific Standard

The Deadliest Year for Environmental and Indigenous Activists Yet
Pacific Standard
Far from protecting indigenous peoples' right to protest, however, government forces frequently act in complicity with industry: Police and soldiers are believed to have been the perpetrators in at least 43 of the murders recorded last year, the report ...

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Fri, Jul 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Huffington Post Canada

Huffington Post Canada

What Is The Constitution Express? Indigenous Protest Movement Changed Canada's History
Huffington Post Canada
It's 1980, and the federal government, led by Pierre Trudeau, is intent on repatriating Canada's constitution, bringing it out from under British Parliament and back home to Canadians. But it will come at a cost to Canada's Indigenous peoples ...

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Thu, Jul 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

We need more focus on the positive for First Nations
Cochrane Eagle
It seems Canadians view the protests as a collective effort of all indigenous peoples in Canada when that's simply not the case. There were several comments from self-identified Indians that I read online from Canadian news sites, which expressed a ...

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Thu, Jul 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

BREAKING: Protesters storm Rocky Adani event
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
It's the message a crowd of passionate protesters will bellow at the Frenchville Sports Club this morning as they storm the Adani Regional Content Briefing organised by Rockhampton Regional Council as part of the Adani Regional Content Strategy.

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Tue, Jul 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.ca

Halifax council disrupted after mayor reads declaration from ...
Globalnews.ca
Saturday, more than 100 protesters gathered at Cornwallis Park.

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Tue, Jul 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source