APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie
In this edition we show how some First Nations are earning revenue by working for themselves in the oil and gas industry.
We also discuss the decisions facing First Nations and Métis communities when deciding whether or not to make a deal with a pipeline company to enter their traditional territory.
Mounting court cases stemming from the Indigenous movement to protect the land and water is proving a tough sell for the energy industry. Which is creating a lot of political pressure for the Liberal government.