Indigenous Rights

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Nov 30, 2016
Image: Canadian Press/Justin Tang

Pipeline puts Alberta's Notley offside with other NDPers

Karl Nerenberg
Alberta Premier Rachel Notely was more than happy with Justin Trudeau's approval of the Kinder Morgan project. Tom Mulcair, B.C. NDP leader John Horgan, and many others reacted very differently.
Blog
Nov 30, 2016
Nuu-chah-nulth people with dugout canoes on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.

Reconciliation requires recognizing rights-based fishing

David Suzuki
If the government is serious about its commitment to a new relationship with Indigenous peoples, it should set the tone through policies to address historic injustices, such as in commercial fishing.
Podcast
Nov 29, 2016
The Peace in Peril

Book: The Peace in Peril

Redeye
In 2015, writer Christopher Pollon and photojournalist Ben Nelms paddled the 83-kilometre stretch of the Peace River that will be destroyed by the Site C dam reservoir. A new book documents that trip.
Podcast
Nov 1, 2016
Image: Flickr/DeSmogCanada

Lower Mainlanders essential in fight to halt Site C dam

Redeye
Farmers and First Nations fought this project alone for years. People in Vancouver are waking up to the threat posed by a third dam on the Peace River. We hear from three speakers opposed to Site C.

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