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Native Canadians Fear Mining Boom in "Ring of Fire"


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Cal
- 782 days ago - ipsnews.net
With accusations that Canadian resource companies and government officials are disregarding the need for indigenous consent in development projects, First Nations leaders have lashed out by approving a resolution calling for a moratorium on mining develop



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John S. (304)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:39 am
Noted.
 

John B. (215)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 4:51 am
Thanks Cal for posting the IPS article by Fawzia Sheikh. Along with the declared moratorium they should contact the UN regarding this. Read and sadly noted.
 

Gloria picchetti (290)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:27 am
They have a right to keep their land unpolluted.
 

JL A. (275)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 11:03 am
sounds like they are right to be fearful
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 11:35 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Eternal Gardener (743)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:36 pm
They have every reason to fear this!
 

Tal H. (8)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:31 pm
Thanks for the article!
 

Marie W. (65)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 11:19 pm
More strip the natives actions.
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 5:19 pm
read & noted
 

Tal H. (8)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 6:06 pm
Thanks for the article!
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Monday August 6, 2012, 5:52 am
Thanks.
 
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