Blockades

Rail blockade by Tyendinaga Mohawk remains after police deadline passes

2 hours ago   |   National Post

TYENDINAGA MOHAWK TERRITORY, Ont. - Ontario Provincial Police reportedly gave protesters until midnight Sunday to clear a rail blockade on Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, or face...
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The blockade stays put and Teck withdraws; In The News for Feb. 24

2 hours ago   |   National Post

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Feb. 24.
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Violent ends to past Indigenous protests haunt Trudeau government

13 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The ghosts of Indigenous protests past have hovered over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as his government struggles to bring a peaceful end to blockades that have...
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Violent ends to past Indigenous protests haunt Trudeau government

17 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The ghosts of Indigenous protests past have hovered over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as his government struggles to bring a peaceful end to blockades that have...
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Blockades remain in place as Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs returning to B.C

20 hours ago   |   National Post

Hereditary chiefs from Wet'suwet'en First Nation are expected to return to British Columbia today after visiting Mohawk communities in eastern Canada, with no signs that...
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'People just need opportunity': Innovation in blockaded Gaza

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

The people of Gaza are coming up with innovative solutions to problems imposed by the nearly 13-year blockade.
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Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs arrive in Kahnawake, Que

1 day ago   |   National Post

KAHNAWAKE, Que. - Traditional chiefs of the Wet'suwet'en First Nation have arrived in Kahnawake, Que., as they continue their tour of Mohawk communities in eastern Canada where...
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10/3 podcast: Peter MacKay tweeted what about the rail blockades?

1 day ago   |   National Post

In this week's look at the Conservative party leadership race, Brian Platt and Stuart Thomson consider the candidates' reaction to the the rail blockades.
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Medical Emergencies Are No Match for ‘Remain in Mexico' Asylum Blockade

1 day ago   |   NY Times

When the Trump administration rolled out its policy to force asylum seekers to wait in Mexico, officials said medical exemptions would help the sick. They haven't.
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Eyes on police after Trudeau orders blockades torn down, injunctions enforced

2 days ago   |   National Post

All eyes are on Canadian police forces now that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said barricades on rail lines and other major transportation routes must come down.
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7 people were injured when a gun discharged at a dance in Houston

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Video shows avalanche in Colorado partially buried a snowmobiler

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'Fortunate': Newman says he avoided broken bones, suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

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Weymouth police searching for missing dementia patient

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Fantasy Baseball OF Rankings: Top players, sleepers at outfield for 2020

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Trump receives warm welcome upon arrival in India for two-day trip

President Trump arrived in India Monday morning for his highly-anticipated two-day trip where he hopes to forge a new trade deal with the country. The president landed at... Read more ...