‘We’re not leaving’: Tempers flare between First Nation, RCMP amid wildfire evacuation order

 

Chief Joe Alphons of the Tl'etinqox First Nation said 300 people from his community have stayed behind, choosing not to obey an evacuation order for the area.‘Community stress levels were really high … I kind of lost it a little bit,’ chief says

read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/refuse-to-leave-evacuation-order-bc-wildfires-1.4200279

 

 

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NWAC Joins the Call for a Restructure of the National Inquiry into MMIWG

July 11, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – Following the resignation of Commissioner Marilyn Poitras yesterday, the Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is joining the call to restructure the current process of the National Public Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (National Inquiry) and concentrate on delivering a Families First model/ read more at: https://www.nwac.ca/2017/07/nwac-joins-the-call-for-a-restructure-of-the-national-inquiry-into-mmiwg/

 

 

 

 

 

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