“We don’t understand why we’re being treated like terrorists,” says land protector.
Let’s call it “Reconciliation Day” instead.
Inuk grandmother and land protector confronts premier as Nalcor delays plans to lower Muskrat Falls reservoir levels contrary to leaders’ agreement.
When it comes to Inuk land protector Beatrice Hunter’s shameful treatment, everyone is trying to pass the buck — including those who bear ultimate responsibility.
“I have to be brave for her,” says 23-year-old son of Beatrice Hunter, who is described as a “family-oriented” person who would “never hurt a fly.”
Amid claims of double standards, questions of politics, justice and reconciliation remain unanswered.
Which side are you on?
Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples acting in self-defence at Muskrat Falls an infringement on constitutional rights, says prominent Mi’kmaw lawyer and scholar.
Muskrat Falls protests continue Friday as land protectors deny access to Labrador and Aboriginal Affairs office in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.
Eight arrested at Happy Valley-Goose Bay courthouse Tuesday as Crown corporation names Elder and photojournalist on latest injunction amid amplified calls for the complete shut down of Muskrat Falls.
Incident outside Muskrat Falls main gate prompts partial blockade, RCMP investigation.
With reservoir flooding and methylmercury monitoring now underway, locals vow to continue fighting to protect their food and way of life.
Dozens prevent workers from entering Muskrat Falls site, vow to keep fighting after being served injunction.
Protests continue at Muskrat Falls as land protectors announce they do not recognize Nalcor’s authority at construction site, “which is on our traditional lands.”