Canadian truck driver Onil Belanger prepares to unload Maine logs at a mill in St. Pamphile, Quebec, Canada, in this November 1998 file photo. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, files)

Canadian First Nation People Celebrate Victory Over Logging Industry, Give Hope To Comrades

(MintPress) – A Canadian Anishinaabe community is celebrating the success of a blockade that has kept logging companies from extracting resources from their land. It’s a victory that began 10 years ago, when members of the Grassy Narrows First Nation tribe created a blockage to halt the transport of equipment needed for the industry to harvest their trees. […]