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  • Sharon Swusth'us
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    I campaign for freedom, equal rights and a peaceful resolution. Exercising internal and external…Read More

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Sharon Swusth'us
Sharon Swusth'us Campaign leader

Aboriginal women in Canada are five times more likely than non-native women to die from violence in Canada. We want an Inquiry on the…Read More

Opinion: We need a public inquiry into murdered and missing aboriginal women

www.montrealgazette.com
It is a shocking number: 1,181. That is how many aboriginal women have gone missing or have been murdered here in Canada in the past 30 years. That is almost 40 women and girls a year who never came home to their friends and families. In Canada! The latest report by the RCMP has only come to confirm what many of us have known for years: If…Read More
Sharon Swusth'us
Sharon Swusth'us Campaign leader

PM Harper needs to be charged with crimes against humanity, because he keeps stealing Indian lands, works hand in hand with corporations…Read More

UN urges Canada to probe mining abuses, murders of native women

Channel NewsAsia
GENEVA: A United Nations watchdog urged Canada on Thursday to investigate alleged human rights abuses by its mining companies abroad and launch an inquiry into the high number of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls. The U.N. Human Rights Committee examined Canada's record in upholding civil and political freedoms as part of a regular…Read More
Sharon Swusth'us
Sharon Swusth'us Campaign leader

If Harper is handing out cheques for child care that is not needed in your household, you could donate that to Aboriginal Women's Groups…Read More

Conservative support among voters jumps as child care cheques land on doorsteps poll finds

National Post
A new poll shows Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservatives are by far the most popular choice for Canadian voters — just weeks before an expected election call and just as federal childcare cheques are being doled out. The exclusive Mainstreet Research poll for Postmedia suggests Harper and the Tories received a sharp boost in…Read More
Sharon Swusth'us
Sharon Swusth'us Campaign leader

Under Harper Government there is no democracy, only dictatorship. The treatment of Indigenous Peoples is appalling and they are forced to…Read More

Why isn’t Harper’s record on democracy an election issue?

The Globe and Mail
Gerald Caplan is an Africa scholar, former NDP national director and regular panelist on CBC’s Power and Politics. “The Council of Canadians,” so reads their website, “stands up for democracy as a fundamental pillar of our society.” It’s a curious statement. You have to wonder why the sentiment needs stating at all; surely it expresses a…Read More
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