Last year I wrote about one of the worst cases of forced repatriation in British history.Further reading.
Two thousand people were scared into fleeing their island paradise after their dogs were rounded up and gassed to death.
The Chagos Islands were leased to the US for 50 years by the Harold Wilson government as part of a squalid deal on nuclear weapons. The islanders were made to flee because the US wanted to turn one of the islands, Diego Garcia, into an American military base.
Land protectors face criminal charges for defending water, food, culture: Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples acting in self-defence at Muskrat Falls an infringement on constitutional rights, says prominent Mi’kmaw lawyer and scholar. - Land protectors who protested the Muskrat Falls hydro project in Labrador last fall could be facing jail time, an outcome that, according to a prominent In...
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