Royal tour highlights First Nations fury

Royal tour highlights First Nations fury
 

Canadian First Nations have a long and deep connection with the British monarchy, dating back more than 250 years.
Now, with the relationship between aboriginals and the federal Liberal government showing signs of strain, some First Nations leaders are leveraging a historic relationship - and the visit by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Canada - to shine a spotlight on their frustrations.
Among them is Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, who pulled out at the 11th hour from a ceremony involving the royal couple meant to symbolise reconciliation between indigenous and non-indigenous people.
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28 September 2016 in World News, Views: 37
Source: BBC
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