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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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Grassy Narrows First Nation declares State of Emergency over unsafe drinking water

RELEASE                                                                                        Aug. 27, 2015 Turbidity exceeded limit by 120x, uranium and possible carcinogens found in samples Grassy Narrows – Today the Grassy Narrows First Nation is declaring a state of emergency over unsafe drinking water conditions in the community.  The … Continue reading

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Grassy Narrows: It’s not too late for the Ontario government to do the right thing

30 March 2015 News release Grassy Narrows: It’s not too late for the Ontario government to do the right thing In a joint statement issued today, 16 social justice organizations, faith groups, trade unions, and environmental organizations are calling on … 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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