Downtown protest focuses on trade deal with China
BY VALERIE FORTNEY, CALGARY HERALD
Michelle Thrush was recently in the south of France, “the first native woman to walk the red carpet,” she notes proudly, at the Cannes Film Festival.
Cree organizer Clayton Thomas-Muller provides a deeply personal account of a ceremonial healing walk through the broken landscape of Canada’s tar sands. This year’s walk begins July 4.
by Clayton Thomas-Muller
A couple years ago I was asked by the Keepers of the Athabasca to be Master of Ceremonies for a unique event: the first annual walk to heal the Canadian tar sands.