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Mi'kmaq Woman kneels in prayer before line of riot police
Lawyers of the former President Duvalier
Kanienkehaka Elders Walter David Senior and Bob Skidders lead a march through Oka Quebec a year after the "Oka Crisis".
Afghan mine clearer
Former Mujahedeen, now mine clearer
Young, Wild and Free
Gone But Not Forgotten
Sacred Fire
In the North the weather is cold but the smiles are warm.
A Toxic Tour of Canada’s Chemical Valley, Aamjiwnaang First Nation, Ontario.
Boundary to Unist’ot’en Territory, unceded Wet’suwet’en territories, “British Columbia”
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.

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North West River, Canada
Member since 2016
Finalist Grand Prize Winner
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© Ossie Michelin.
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Image Source: Mobile Phone or Tablet
Date Taken: 10.2013
Total Views: 2863
Filed Under: Reconciliation
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Date Uploaded: Jan. 1, 2017, noon
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Camera Model: iPhone 4
Focal Length: 3.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/264
Aperture: f2.8
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