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When it comes to oil and gas in western Canada, it divides Indigenous communities too – National Observer

November 6th 2019

The conference room applause faded as Chief Roy Jones Jr. walked on stage to address the Natural Resource Summit, hosted by the National Coalition of Chiefs.

“I just have one question for anybody. Is there any Liberals out here?” he asked the crowd.

A split second silence gave way to laughter from the crowd — a mix of Indigenous leaders and representatives from Canada’s oil and gas sector.

“Come on, don’t be afraid to show yourself because we’re going to send a message to Trudeau with ya,” he, and the crowd, laughed.

Read More: https://www.nationalobserver.com/2019/11/06/features/when-it-comes-oil-and-gas-western-canada-it-divides-indigenous-communities-too

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