Category Archives: Politics

Workplace investigation found N.S. Regional Chief bullied and harassed former women's association president

Assembly of First Nations Regional Chief Morley Googoo engaged in “direct discrimination” against a former leader of the Nova Scotia Native Women’s Association (NSNWA) and other Mi’kmaw women, according to an independent report commissioned by the Tripartite Forum, a federal, provincial and Mi’kmaw government organization.  Googoo has denied the allegations and dismissed the independent report…

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DFO needs to do more to include Eel Ground First Nation in snow crab fishery, regional chief says

A regional First Nations leader says Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans needs to do more to help a New Brunswick First Nation get its fair share of the snow crab fishery.  Earlier this week, about 25 Members of Natoaganeg First Nation, also known as Eel Ground First Nation, gathered outside the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to protest…

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