Native leaders urge peaceful protest

Posted: June 28, 2007 in CN Rail, Deseronto, Home Grown Terrorism in Canada, June 29th 2007, Natives, Shawn Brant, Terrorism

Native leaders are calling for peaceful demonstrations tomorrow, fearing that whatever public support there is for aboriginals will dry up quickly if the day is marred with violence.

Their call follows threats from Mohawk hard-liner Shawn Brant, right, who has promised to block Highway 401 and the CN Rail line near Deseronto, Ont., in protest.

There are 134 native communities in Ontario and each one is expected to mark the day in its own way.

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