B.C. First Nation Says Treaty Failed Them

Snuneymuxw First Nation Chief Douglas White states, on the 157th anniversary of the treaty signed between the First Nation and James Douglas, governor of the Colony of Vancouver Island, that the band is still fighting for basic rights guaranteed in the Treaty. Chief White hopes to arrange meetings with the federal and provincial governments to be able to access the few remaining Crown land parcels.
Judith Lavoie, Times Colonist, December 20th, 2011

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