Chief Spence (Hunger strike) exclusive interview CBC

Chief Spence exclusive interview CBC December 18, 2012

attawapiskat-chief-theresa-spence Chief Spence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UQ4vMoeD2s

Published on 18 Dec 2012

In an interview with the CBC’s Chris Rands, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence talks about her hunger strike and why she wants to meet with the prime minister. The bottom line for Chief Spence is the treaty relationship that First Nations people have with the Crown, and she will not stop until she meets with the PM and representatives of the Crown

Comments disable dued to continued and persistent racism and intolerance being expressed. Let us join with Chief Spence in calling on the Prime Minister and the Governor General to meet with her to begin serious talks aimed at improving the lives of Aboriginal people in Canada.

Support Chief Theresa Spence

Idle No More starts new era – December 28, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/news/Idle+More+starts/7751011/story.html

From 2011: Justice for Aboriginal Peoples — It’s time
http://youtu.be/r5DrXZUIinU

What’s at stake for First Nations communities involved in the Idle No More movement – December 27, 2012 Good overview of the treaty issues involved in Bill C-45
http://www.globalsaskatoon.com/primer/6442778794/story.html

Pressure mounts on Harper as hunger-strike chief’s protest enters third week – December 27, 2012
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/12/27/pressure-mounts-on-harper-as-hunger-strike-chiefs-protest-enters-third-week/

Relations with Ottawa sour – December 27, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/news/Relations+with+Ottawa+sour/7746724/story.html

We all have stake in success of aboriginals – December 27, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/life/have+stake+success+aboriginals/7746759/story.html

Idle No More: Indigenous-Led Protests Sweep Canada for Native Sovereignty – December 26, 2012

EXCELLENT OVERVIEW
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvwAt9MRW-0

NDP MP urges Harper to meet with Spence, end hunger strike – December 26, 2012
http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/after-spence-meets-with-trudeau-minister-reissues-plea-to-end-hunger-strike-1.1092033

Idle No More is a Christmas gift to us all – December 25, 2012
http://www2.macleans.ca/2012/12/25/idle-no-more-is-a-christmas-gift-to-us-all…

HARPER WATCH — SPECIAL IDLE NO MORE EDITION (Dec. 21-25, 2012) A collection of articles, letters
https://harperwatch.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/harper-watch-special-idle-no-more-edition-dec-21-25-2012/

Chiefs of Ontario Open Letter to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth – December 20, 2012
http://www.chiefs-of-ontario.org/sites/default/files/news_files/COO%20Urgent%20Open%20Letter%20to%20Her%20Majesty%20the%20Queen%20-%20Dec%2020%202012.pdf

Amid holiday feasting, Chief Spence keeps hunger strike aimed at Harper – December 26, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/life/Amid+holiday+feasting+Chief+Spence+keeps+hunger+strike+aimed/7743605/story.html

Why is Stephen Harper afraid to look this woman in the eye? – December 23, 2012
http://www.ipolitics.ca/2012/12/23/why-is-stephen-harper-afraid-to-look-this-woman-in-the-eye/

‘This is deadly serious,’ says Atleo as Idle No More flexes muscles once again (with video)
December 22, 2012
http://aptn.ca/pages/news/2012/12/22/this-is-deadly-serious-says-atleo-as-idle-no-more-flexes-muscles-once-again/

Please pray for my mother: Spence’s daughter – December 21, 2012
http://aptn.ca/pages/news/2012/12/21/please-pray-for-my-mother-spences-daughter/

Quiet Theresa Spence has mobilized a nation – December 21, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/news/Quiet+Theresa+Spence+mobilized+nation/7729987/story.html

Idle No More action historic in Indian Country – December 21, 2012
http://www.thestarphoenix.com/news/Idle+More+action+historic+Indian+Country/7729996/story.html

Chief Theresa Spence Now in 9th Day of Hunger Strike
“Not Well and is Weak” December 19, 2012
http://www.nativenewsnetwork.com/chief-theresa-spence-now-in-9th-day-of-hunger-strike-not-well-and-is-weak.html

Idle No More gains momentum across Canada – CBC’s The Current, December 19, 2012
http://www.cbc.ca/thecurrent/2012/12/19/idle-no-more-gains-momentum-across-canada/

Chief’s hunger strike – December 18, 2012
Derek Nepinak of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs talks about Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence’s hunger strike that draws attention to First Nations issues.
http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Politics/Power+%26+Politics/ID/2318278465/

Send a letter to your MP and to Prime Minister Harper to tell them to meet with Chief Spence.
http://www.parl.gc.ca/MembersOfParliament/MainMPsCompleteList.aspx?TimePeriod=Current&Language=E

Send a letter to the Governor General David Johnston
http://www.gg.ca/document.aspx?id=325

Send a letter to Queen Elizabeth
https://www.royal.gov.uk/Contactus/Contact%20a%20member%20of%20the%20Royal%20Family.aspx

Send a tweet to Queen Elizabeth @BritishMonarchy

Chief Spence Hunger Strike with Charlie Angus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSXM0opmfs0

Published on 11 Dec 2012

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