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Telling the story of harassment in the RCMP
February 6, 2018
Police need to end Operation Northern Spotlight
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police and local forces are putting workers at risk.
November 2, 2017
Injunctions, RCMP deployment “classic pacification”: Professor
Nalcor's use of court injunctions and the government's approval of RCMP deployment to quell resistance to Muskrat Falls are common tactics used to remove Indigenous…
August 3, 2017
Elders jailed after refusing to stay away from Muskrat Falls
"We don't understand why we're being treated like terrorists," says land protector.
July 24, 2017
Cop behind violent Muskrat Falls arrest named “Officer of the Year”
"I’ll never ever forget his face," says Rigolet resident Emily Wolfrey, shocked by news that RCMP Cpl. Troy Bennett was named "Officer of the Year"…
May 20, 2017
Indy editor challenges Prime Minister on press freedom
In Twitter essay, Justin Brake responds to Justin Trudeau's World Press Freedom Day statement.
May 4, 2017
Land protectors face criminal charges for defending water, food, culture
Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples acting in self-defence at Muskrat Falls an infringement on constitutional rights, says prominent Mi'kmaw lawyer and scholar.
March 18, 2017
STATEMENT: Criminal charges against Justin Brake an attack on press freedom
“If journalists fear their constitutional rights will not be recognized and respected by corporations, governments or police, then they will hesitate to cover stories such…
March 9, 2017
Muskrat Falls truck driver “had no regard for any of us or our safety”: Land Protector
Incident outside Muskrat Falls main gate prompts partial blockade, RCMP investigation.
November 20, 2016
Songwriter protests Dunphy investigation delays with new song
Colleen Power says the public needs to continue demanding answers and accountability.
November 7, 2016
Are RCMP highway checkpoints infringing on the rights of Labradorians?
No clear statement of legal justification has been offered for the checkpoints
October 24, 2016
Muskrat Occupation: Government urged to fasttrack meetings
Demands have not changed; RCMP confirms reinforcements arriving; hunger strikes add urgency to meeting with government.
October 23, 2016
To Each Their Own
Muskrat Falls and Canada’s promise of reconciliation
The RCMP and the federal government need to consider their next steps very carefully.
October 19, 2016