Saving the Land

Absolutely fascinating story of how the Tsilhqot’in Nation saved most of their traditional land in British Columbia after a prolonged court fight. While the legal status of Indians is different in Canada than in the United States, there are some sad similarities: extrajudicial killings, land theft, fraudulent treaties. Still, it’s hard to imagine any U.S. Judge being as respectful and accommodating of Indians as the trial judge was in this case.

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Published in: on August 28, 2015 at 7:47 am  Leave a Comment  

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