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Muskeg Mayhem

Published: November 28, 2010, Author: JayTaber

Ben Powless reports from the Alberta Tar Sands, where Environment Canada’s blind faith in Canada Natural Resources Limited allowed the oil company to discharge toxic tailings onto the muskeg where First Nations hunt beaver and moose. With indigenous communities experiencing health problems from water contaminated by the oily ooze, politicians in Ottawa are scrambling to find someone else to blame.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

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.

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