Sack rejects Ottawa’s lobster fishing decision: ‘We’re going to fish’

Sack rejects Ottawa's lobster fishing decision: 'We're going to fish' 1

 

Sipekne'katik First Nation Chief Mike Sack rejected a decision that Indigenous communities can only fish during the commercial season.

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47 Comments on "Sack rejects Ottawa’s lobster fishing decision: ‘We’re going to fish’"

  1. Brooke Skylar Shields | March 5, 2021 at 5:02 PM | Reply

    This guy needs to cut back on the Lobster. Maybe go apple picking.

  2. Let them fish

  3. TheRandomView | March 5, 2021 at 5:51 PM | Reply

    Stolen land, and now more stolen rights. Shame on the government for this poor decision.

    • Let them have your house Randomview!!! Hypocrite. They lost the war. Move on.

    • Clarke Gabeled | March 6, 2021 at 1:19 AM | Reply

      We didn’t steal anything, you don’t write a contract with someone before you steal their t.v., you are trying to re-write history.

    • What about Mexico, USA, Hawaii, Fuji, Australia, Brazil, Chile, all of South America, New Zealand, England, Italy and every other country in the world that was conquered ??? Go pick on them.

    • MacKenzie Donald | March 6, 2021 at 12:08 PM | Reply

      Yeah symbols scratch on tree bark is a legal document. Lmao you 🤣

    • albertannationalist | March 8, 2021 at 1:48 PM | Reply

      No land was “stolen”

  4. We don’t want what happened to the cod to happen to the lobster.

  5. Until the indians start living up to the guidelines in the treaty that THEY signed.. no fishing. They need to define what they expect as the “moderate livelihood” they agreed too and also need to agree to the rules and regulations put in place to protect the lobster stocks. Until they meet those requirements they stay on shore.

  6. Stu McKenzie | March 5, 2021 at 7:41 PM | Reply

    1:16 this fella doesn’t know his role in this country

  7. Ted Poplawski | March 5, 2021 at 10:27 PM | Reply

    LOL…the indigenous follow the law only when it suits them.

  8. Better do what Trudeau says or he will not give you clean drinking water.

  9. george davidson | March 6, 2021 at 10:18 AM | Reply

    Bring in the army and keep the peace

  10. Sean Thompson | March 6, 2021 at 1:25 PM | Reply

    Don’t buy lobster out of season and problem solved

  11. yup just walleye they alwys fish out season

  12. Only fish legally.

  13. A boat that was bought for you.

    • Pixie Madness | March 17, 2021 at 11:39 AM | Reply

      Really?? How did you figure that? 🤔
      Oh I get it! 😏 it’s subtle racism! Lmao 🤣please don’t be that ignorant. Lol

  14. Everyone is equal. No special rights for anyone. If the season is open, its open for everyone. If its closed, its closed for everyone.

    • Pixie Madness | March 17, 2021 at 11:35 AM | Reply

      It’s not a special right. It’s part of the treaties. Lol

    • @Pixie Madness I don’t care whether its in a treaty or not. That’s irrelevant. If FN has a right no one else has, that’s a special right.
      I will fight tooth and nail to be just as equal as anyone else in Canada. Tell me I’m not worth it.

  15. David John Dupee | March 7, 2021 at 8:49 AM | Reply

    wonder what the creator thinks about you glorifying yourselves , and taking more than you need . Guess we will find out .

  16. We should be equal and fair to everyone. Everyone in Canada should be allow to catch lobster anytime at the same quota. I hope the gov and do the right thing and do not discreminate.

  17. Ger's Square !! | March 12, 2021 at 9:38 PM | Reply

    Fish the hell out of them till they are gone.Problem solved !!

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