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5 Biggest Aboriginal Stories Of 2013

Anti-fracking protests, the growth of a movement, a hunger strike, an unprecedented turnout at a reconciliation walk and a disgraced senator — all of these aboriginal stories made headlines this year....
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Elsipogtog Protest: We're Only Seeing Half the Story

The kind of stories I learned in Mi'gmagi will never make it into the mainstream media, and most Canadians will never hear them. Instead, Canadians will hear recycled propaganda as the mainstream media blindly goes about repeating the press releases sent to them by the RCMP designed to portray Mi'kmaw protestors as violent and unruly, in order to justify their own colonial violence. So we are faced with a choice. We can continue to show the photos of the three hunting rifles and the burnt out cop cars on every mainstream media outlet ad nauseam and paint the Mi'kmaq with every racist stereotype we know, or we can dig deeper.
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Fair Warning For B.C.?

VANCOUVER - The president of the B.C. Union of Indian Chiefs says the federal government was sending a message to his province when police arrested shale-gas protesters in New Brunswick.Grand Chief St...
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PHOTOS: N.B. Protest Turns Violent

At least 40 people were arrested by RCMP Thursday after a protest against New Brunswick fracking projects turned violent in Rexton. According to a news release, at least five RCMP vehicles were torche...