Video: Activism in practice: Grassy Narrows and River Run

The people of Grassy Narrows have dealt with the effects of industrial pollution for almost five decades. With government promises made and broken, they take to the streets to fight for justice.
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Grassy Narrows members unveil care home designs, call out Trudeau government over funding

Sitting under a large banner depicting a skull and crossbones that reads "No Mercury," Grassy Narrows First Nation members publicly displayed designs for a planned care facility for people impacted by mercury poisoning.

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Federal officials grilled over delays in construction of mercury poisoning care home for Grassy Narrows

Federal officials faced questions from a House of Commons committee Thursday about how Ottawa intends to fund an on-reserve specialized medical facility in Grassy Narrows First Nation to care for people suffering the effects of mercury poisoning.
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