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Indigenous, Politics, Society

Indigenous leaders condemn mob attacks against Mi’kmaw fishermen

Indigenous leaders in Canada and in Nova Scotia are condemning Tuesday’s disturbances targeting Mi’kmaw fishermen as racist hate crimes and calling for the federal government to intervene in the ongoing lobster fishery dispute between First Nations and commercial fishermen. Indigenous »

Economy

Fishermen protest low lobster prices

A protest over low prices for lobster continues throughout ports in eastern Canada. Hundreds of boats remain tied up at docks as fishermen demand higher prices from processors.  The protest mainly in the province of Nova Scotia. Although not as »