Custom Search
Top Stories
Go to Site Index See "Top Stories" main page
NEWS RELEASE · 14th January 2013
Huffington Post
#Ottawapiskat Twitter Hashtag: What If Capital Were A Reserve?

How would we talk about Ottawa if it were a First Nations reserve?

That's the question that's taking Twitter by storm, with users employing the #Ottawapiskat hashtag to take the Harper government to task for its alleged hypocrisy on First Nations issues.

View Entire Article Here

Statement from Pam Palmater : “A study was done of all band audits ever done to look for evidence of corruption. Less than three percent of all of those audits ever found anything that could even be close to an individual purposely taking money for their own purposes and mismanaging it.

That’s a lower corruption rate than all of the municipalities, provinces and Canada put together. So who is the corrupt ones here? It’s not First Nations!” - Miq’Maq lawyer Pam Palmater

Read another Article from CBC and Hashtag Submissions Here