The Canadian Press

1994-02-08 | Tobacco-natives

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Mohawk leader Jerry Peltier welcomed Ottawa's slashing of tobacco taxes, saying it would defuse tensions over police raids. But he also urged Ottawa to help natives find legitimate jobs, or some would turn to other "illegal" means to make money.

Date: 1994-02-08
Placeline: Montreal, QC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the sooner we start sitting down at the federal government and work out these problems as if people are contemplating on either what the land the government labels the legal activities let's get the research before it gets there and that is provide the kind of resources that's necessary to put these, employment opportunities interaction >>

Clip ID: 19940208CPCN001