International Human Rights Body Supports Indigenous Treaty Movement in Canada
December 5, 2012….Traditional territory of the Algonquin Peoples (Ottawa, Ontario)…the United Nations have been informed of the actions of Canada against the Indigenous Nations and issued a statement.
” Know and Make Known my Committee and myself in particular applaud and please go ahead… your Nations shall overcome, ” said Dr. Noreddine Amir, Vice President of Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD).
This statement comes on the heels of a rally that occurred yesterday at the Canadian Parliament building. Over 200 Chiefs, Elders, Women, Youth and community members gathered to support the call to action by Okimaw (Chief) Wallace Fox of the Onion Lake Cree Nation...CLICK HERE TO READ & LISTEN TO FULL COVERAGE