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Elsipogtog In Five Minutes

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In the summer of 2013, the Mi’kmaq in New Brunswick began a campaign against fracking in their territories. Through protests, blockades, and sabotage, they managed to kick SWN Resources out of their territories and inspire indigenous people across the country. As part of our series “Indigenous Resistance in Five Minutes” historian and comic book artist, Gord Hill retells the story of Elsipogtog.

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Other Videos in these series include:

Oka Crisis

Ipperwash

Gufstafsen Lake Standoff