RELEASE Tuesday July 29, 2013
Hunger strike launched by Grassy Narrows mercury survivor at Queens Park
Toronto – A former Grand Chief of Treaty 3 and respected Grassy Narrows Elder is launching a hunger strike at Queens Park today to demand justice for mercury survivors. Steve Fobister Sr., a leader in the fight for indigenous rights and mercury justice, suffers daily from the debilitating neurological impacts of mercury poison.
WHAT: Former Grassy Narrows Chief Steven Fobister Sr. launches hunger strike for mercury justice.
WHERE: Queen's Park.
WHEN: 10:00 a.m. Tuesday July 29, 2014.