Points of View – National Human Rights Photography Exhibition
Mi’kmaq Woman, 2013, Ossie Michelin, North West River, Newfoundland and Labrador
Amanda Polchies of Elsipogtog First Nation, New Brunswick, kneels in prayer with an eagle feather in her outstretched hand. She faces a line of riot police. Officers came to break up a blockade put in place by First Nations in opposition to fracking on their territory.
Grand Prize Winner
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