Breakthrough in Canadian Indigenous Rights Lumber Flashpoint

Breakthrough in Canadian Indigenous Rights Lumber Flashpoint

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“An Indigenous Canadian community’s longstanding campaign to stop clear-cut logging on its land has prompted a multinational paper company to boycott the wood fibre from this area. Boise Inc announced it would “stand in support of Amnesty International’s recommendation” and not buy any wood fibre from the traditional territory of Grassy Narrows First Nation in northwest Ontario until the community has given its consent to logging.” (Amnesty International)  

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