Mohawk and Metis flags were visible near the stage of Monday night's New Year's Eve extravanganza at Niagara Falls. Near midnight, headline performer Nelly Furtado gave a shout out to Idle No More.
Repost from Chris Hedges (Pulitzer Prize winner and former war correspondent for the New York Times) on Canada’s right-wing neocon Prime Minister Stephen Harper:
Harper is a poster child for corporate malfeasance and corporate power, just sort of dismantling everything that’s good about Canada. So he’s the kind of species that rises to political power and is utterly subservient to corporate interests at the expense of the citizenry.
Yeah, he’s a pretty venal figure.
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