July 30, 2014
Canada's Great First Nations Experiment
Jeffrey Simpson, Globe and Mail
The Associated Press
Canada, without being sure precisely how to proceed, is trying to do something with aboriginal peoples in its midst that no other country in the world is attempting. The effort involves taking the principles and statements of the Royal Proclamation of 1763 about fair treatment of natives and respect for their rights and updating and giving practical effect to those ideals for the 21st century.
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