Tag Archives: Beaten

Chief Beaten by Police Is Longtime Fighter for Indigenous Rights

Chief Beaten by Police Is Longtime Fighter for Indigenous Rights

Chief Beaten by Police Is Longtime Fighter for Indigenous Rights Chief Beaten by Police Is Longtime Fighter for Indigenous Rights TORONTO — He survived Canada’s notoriously abusive schools for Indigenous children and went on to lead his own nation. He battled governments and oil giants over the pollution of his traditional territory, garnering him the praise and admiration of Desmond …

Read More »

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Canadian Indigenous Chief Beaten in Video

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Canadian Indigenous Chief Beaten in Video

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Canadian Indigenous Chief Beaten in Video Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Canadian Indigenous Chief Beaten in Video Prosecutors in Canada said Wednesday that they were dropping charges against an Indigenous leader accused of assaulting a police officer, after a video that showed the officer beating him prompted a national outcry. In a further twist, the police confirmed …

Read More »