Tag Archives: Canada

Grassy Narrows to @UN: Time for Trudeau to walk the talk

RELEASE                                                                         Monday February 22rd, 2016 Grassy Narrows to UN:  Time for Trudeau to walk the talk First Nation tells UN Committee Canada is violating its economic, social and cultural rights Geneva – Today Grassy Narrows First Nation addressed an expert … Continue reading

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Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses? Hardly. Don’t even give us your doctors.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jamal Abdi Phone: 202-386-6408 Email: jabdi@niacouncil.org NIAC Seeks Swift Resolution of Sanctions Hurdle For Iranian Doctors in U.S. and Canada Washington, DC – The National Iranian American Council issued the following statement regarding the decision of … Continue reading

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Ontario rides roughshod over Grassy Narrows First Nation

RELEASE                                     Monday Dec. 29, 2014 ON says ‘no’ to environmental assessment of clearcut mercury impacts in Grassy Narrows Science indicates that clearcuts will deepen the tragedy of mercury poisoning Grassy Narrows – On the night before Christmas Grassy Narrows First … Continue reading

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