Former national chief addresses Mi'kmaq hunger strikes

Former AFN national chief Phil Fontaine was in Halifax Tuesday.

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Former AFN national chief Phil Fontaine was in Halifax Tuesday.

While speaking to an audience at the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs, Fontaine spoke of working together to achieve common goals.

Fontaine also spoke of two hunger-strikers in the province.

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