New hunger fasts directed at First Nation leaders, not Harper

There’s a new hunger strike. Well, two.

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There’s a new hunger strike. Well, two.

Two Mi’kmaq in Nova Scotia had their last meal Thursday giving up solid food.

They’re fighting for treaty rights but their focus isn’t on Prime Minister Stephen Harper, rather their own leaders.

APTN National News reporter Ossie Michelin has the story.

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