New AFN Chief Wants First Nations To Share in Resource Wealth

Perry Bellegarde, the newly elected National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), says that the way to improve the situation of Canada’s First Nations people is to participate in sharing resource wealth from traditional lands. Bellegarde received 63% of the votes cast to claim the position on the first ballot.

Gloria Galloway The Globe and Mail Wednesday, Dec. 10 2014