First Nation Leaders Say Tensions with the Canadian Authorities Are at a 25-Year High

Canadian soldier Patrick Cloutier and Indigenous man Brad Laroque come face to face in a tense standoff at the Kanehsatà:ke reserve in Oka, Quebec, Saturday, September 1, 1990. Photo courtesy The Canadian Press/Shaney Komulainen

This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.

Twenty-five years after the Oka land dispute in Quebec turned deadly, Indigenous leaders from coast to coast tell VICE it could easily happen again.

In the middle of the hot summer of 1990, Quebec...

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