Idle No More Continues

A day after First Nations chiefs held what was described as a working meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Ottawa, Idle No More protesters are continuing in communities across the country.

The movement, which began in November and quickly spread, is largely a protest against Bill C-45, the federal governments omnibus bill that proposes changes to the Navigable Protection Act as well as the Indian Act, raising fears it will breach aboriginal treaty rights.

via Idle No More protests continue, with larger events planned – Canada – CBC News.

Find an informative interview with Regional Chief Perry Bellegarde here.

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