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A message from the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation

Dear Friends and Allies, the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation is a First Nation located between Lake Huron and Lake Erie. We are Anishinabek Ojibwe people of the Great Lakes. We as original caretakers of this land, as Anishinabek people, and as Chippewas of the Thames First Nation, we fully intend to see this case through to a just resolution. This is a commitment to our future generations, that we as Indigenous people must stand up for.

Press Release: November 5th Earthstock: Protecting the Water. A Benefit Concert for the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation

On November 5th, musicians from across Ontario are joining together in Waterloo for a benefit concert for Chippewas of the Thames First Nation(COTTFN) as they head to the Supreme Court of Canada on November 30th. COTTFN will be asserting their rights as an Indigenous community challenging the Canadian government to recognize and uphold its treaty responsibilities.