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ISBN: 9781459409439-15

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Indigenous Rights and Anti-Colonial Struggle

From: Canada after Harper


Art Manuel

wraps up this section by reminding us of the long and lurid history of

Canada’s mistreatment of its Aboriginal peoples.



Arthur Manuel

Arthur Manuel is past chief of the Neskonlith Indian Band and former chair of the Shuswap Nation Tribal Council. He co-chaired the Global Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. His recent book, Unsettling Canada: A Wake-Up Call (Between the Lines), co-authored with Grand Chief Ronald Derrickson, relates the history of a generation of activists fighting for Aboriginal rights in Canada.