Bio SUPPORT MI’KMAW LIVELIHOOD FISHERIES, TAKE ACTION: bit.ly/2FX8XZt ——— #RespectTreatyRights #UNDRIP #SelfDetermination #SelfGovernance Location K'jipuktuk, Mi’kma’ki Tweets 659 Followers 406 Following 746 Account created 16-09-2017 06:34:12 ID 908942074447142912
Given months of civil unrest and multiple issues relating to the safety of First Nations people across the country, I will be writing to Prime Minister Trudeau to express that we have lost confidence in Royal Canadian Mounted Police Commissioner Brenda Lucki. 1/3
iPhone : Is what's happening in #NovaScotia really about just #lobster? We've got two fisheries scientists, APTN Investigates 's journalist Trina Roache #MikmaqRights advocate Pam Palmater among the guests to discuss. Tune in Wed Oct 21 at 4pm Atlantic 2pmET
iPhone : If Canada is to uphold our values of democracy, we need to become a legally pluralistic society. This means respecting the jurisdiction & laws of First Nations. It means sharing power & managing our common resources in line with a two-eyed seeing approach + Netukulimk. #UNDRIP
iPhone : "When it comes to the issue of the fishery itself, the Mi'kmaq people clearly have a right that is a higher right than the commercial fishers have, and the commercial fishers don't recognize that." cbc.ca/radio/checkup/…
iPhone : It's fucking disgusting the way white supremacists use environmentalist arguments against Indigenous people exercising their treaty rights or practicing their culture. As if the Western extraction, colonialism & capitalism they worship aren't what made environmentalism necessary.