Canada's Indigenous People Rally For Rights Around 'Idle No More' Initiative

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Correction: An early version of this story incorrectly said the Oka crisis was in the 1970s. It was actually in 1990.

An indigenous protest movement is shaking Canadian politics. Idle No More is against a bill that native people say threatens their treaty rights. One chief is almost a month into a hunger strike.

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