Elsipogtog Gas

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Chief Warns Of More Elsipogtog Action

FREDERICTON - A judge in New Brunswick has reserved her decision on an application by the Elsipogtog First Nation for an injunction to stop a company from conducting seismic testing for shale gas. Jud...
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First Nation Chief Criticizes RCMP

MONCTON, N.B. - Opponents of shale gas development including members of the Elsipogtog First Nation beat drums and sang in celebration Monday after a New Brunswick judge lifted an injunction that orde...
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What Does Rex Murphy Know About Aboriginal Peoples? Nothing

Not surprisingly, like so many other commentators on Aboriginal issues from non-Aboriginal national media outlets, noted climate change denier Rex Murphy conjures up an entirely fictional vision of Canadian-Aboriginal relations in which racism no longer exists, not understanding that doing so is the very enactment of racism itself. The piece in the National Post is a prime example of the way that any Aboriginal news turns Canadian journalists into self-styled experts on Aboriginal issues they know nothing of beyond their own prejudices.