Gwich’in Tribal Council highlights inconsistency in Premier’s ‘red alert’

by Sidney Cohen - November 13, 2017

The Gwich’in Tribal Council is calling out the Northwest Territories premier for issuing a “red alert” to Ottawa without first talking to Indigenous groups. The council is “surprised” Bob McLeod didn’t reach out before denouncing federal restrictions on oil and gas exploration in the Beaufort Sea, especially given the premier’s frustration with Ottawa for imposing…

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