21 years after Marshall, DFO still in ‘listening mode’ on fishing rights as advocates push for new approach
Tsawout chief in B.C. says challenges of the Mi’kmaw harvesters ‘mirror’ those of several west coast First Nations
Chief Nicholas XEMŦOLTW̱ Claxton ‘frustrated’ by the Canadian treaty violations he’s seeing in the Mi’kmaw territory.
All charges brought by Canada against a Mi’kmaw lobster harvester should be dropped says a…
Mi’kmaw lobster harvester hauls traps, after a week of violence.
Prime Minister says government is actively trying to end conflict amid criticism of police inaction
Minister promises to “uphold those treaty rights” when asked about government inaction
The arrest comes after years of conflict between the elder’s son and the fisheries department over rights and title
It has been well over a decade now since the waters off a Mi’kmaq community in New Brunswick almost became a battleground.