As Cultural Survival notes, Canada’s “endorsement” of the UN Declaration
on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples specifically objects to most of the
rights contained in the landmark international law. In plain language,
Canada’s endorsement is fraudulent.
In the age of public relations as a substitute for governance, Canada
could take a lesson from the ultimate con artist, Barack Obama. Lie,
stall, hold phony consultations, but don’t come right out and say what
you really think.
The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.access here