Category: 2014 09 04

A small Anishinabek community picks a legal fight against a lumber giant

A small community of Anishinabek families in La VĂ©rendrye wildlife reserve is fighting a David-and-Goliath court case against the huge forestry multinational Louisiana Pacific to stop continued deforestation on their territory. The community launched a court case August 18 to end decades of large-scale clear cutting of their forests. Community representatives ... read more ››