‘My concern was that anything in that article alone, stood alone as racist and harmful’
‘It’s not easy work’: PM says Feds have been working towards a resolution in lobster fishery since beginning
‘It is not easy work. It is not quick work. It is work that needs to be done properly,’ says Trudeau
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
Chief calls on prime minister to get involved after evening of vigilante violence
Dalhousie professor says no issues with conservation with Mi’kmaw fishery
“Politicians can only move as far as their voters allow them, and if their voters don’t understand what’s happening then that’s a challenge,” says Jaime Battiste
A checkpoint is now in place to limit who can access the wharf, in an effort to minimize the threat of violence.
The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaw Chiefs have declared a State of Emergency as tensions…