Remembering the Mi'kmaq 'war' in the waters

It has been well over a decade now since the waters off a Mi’kmaq community in New Brunswick almost became a battleground.

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It has been well over a decade now since the waters off a Mi’kmaq community in New Brunswick almost became a battleground.

Well, the so-called Burnt Church crisis is long over and Mi’kmaq fishing rights are now mostly recognized by the government.

As APTN’s Tim Fontaine shows, true reconciliation could still be a long way off.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.