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B.C. government wants to quickly make major changes to Land Act

Only 18 per cent of poll respondents support a First Nations veto over land use in the province.

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First Nations make common cause with petroleum industry in own self-interest

As environmental opposition threatens their royalties and jobs, many First Nations have teamed up with the petroleum industry.

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Trudeau government should listen to the chiefs and support natural resource development

The chiefs want the government to shelve two bills currently under Senate review—Bill C-69 and Bill C-48.

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Only Parliament can fix Canada's pipeline impasse

Holdouts may block projects for strategic reasons, hoping for a better deal.

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In one fiscal year, a First Nation in Alberta generated five times more in own-source revenue than it received in federal transfers.