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Chiefs have made it clear to federal officials that First Nations are moving forward with our own priorities as our right of self-determination.
"We are calling for a National Day of Action this month to be followed by rolling days of actions against Canada's termination agenda"
concluded Okimaw Henry Lewis, Onion Lake Cree Nation; Okimaw Craig Makinaw, Ermineskin Cree Nation; Chief Kurt Burnstick, Alexander First Nation, Xakiji (Chief) Lee Crowchild, Tsuu T'ina Nation; Kukpi7 (Chief) Judy Wilson, Neskonlith First Nation; Chief Douglas Beaverbones, O'Chiese First Nation, Chief Vernon Watchmaker, Kehewin Cree Nation, Chief Makokis, Saddle Lake Cree Nation, Chief Laboucan, Driftpile Cree Nation, Chief Margaret Bear, Ochapowace Nation, Grand Chief Joel Abram and Deputy Grand Chief Gordon Peters, Association of Iroquois & Allied Indians.
Okimaw Henry Lewis stated, "Canada must STOP hidden agendas with First Nations." Treaty No. 6, 7 and 8, MASKWACIS, AB, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ – The Chiefs of…