The head of the RCMP stood idly by while commercial fishers terrorized Mi'kmaw lobster fishers in Nova Scotia.
This inaction in Nova Scotia is just one incident in a long stream of indifference and violence towards Indigenous People by the RCMP. A few months ago a Mi’kmaw man, Rodney Levi, was shot and killed by the RCMP. And Chief Allan Adam was brutally assaulted by RCMP officers earlier this summer.
This week, Indigenous leadership such as the Assembly of First Nations National Chief and the Union of BC Indian Chiefs are calling for the firing of the head of the RCMP, Commissioner Brenda Lucki. And Trudeau, Lucki’s boss, could be forced to put in a new RCMP Commissioner, if he and his cabinet hears support from you.
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