About 100 people blocked Hwy. 63 north of Fort McMurray, Alta., this afternoon, the main artery that leads to the tarsands.
Hundreds more took the streets in Lethbridge and Regina as part of the ongoing protests against Bill C-45.
The federal government’s omnibus Bill C-45 passed through Senate today which is a main thorn in the side of all the First Nation peoples gathered in the Idle No More movement sweeping across the country.
When members of Canada’s Senate committee on human rights showed up in Winnipeg for a public meeting, they were met by a handful of Aboriginal people protesting against the federal government’s new budget.