If aboriginal Canadians question Chief Spence, ask questions about Idle No More, or express contrary opinions, they will find themselves targeted and marginalized. While I am untroubled by personal attacks, I am very concerned for those aboriginal Canadians who live in fear of speaking out.
Conservative Senator Patrick Brazeau, an Algonquin, from Maniwaki, is a member of the community of Kitigan Zibi. A champion of the rights of aboriginal peoples, he was appointed to the Senate by Prime Minister Harper in 2008. Senator Brazeau is currently Canada’s youngest sitting Senator.
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