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Armed posses spreading violence across Prairie communities – Globe and Mail

by NationTalk on May 9, 2008661 Views

Armed posses spreading violence across Prairie communities
In remote native communities on the Prairies, residents are growing increasingly fearful of intimidation tactics. One woman has been beaten twice, had her windows smashed and survived a shooting after being labelled a ‘rat’

JOE FRIESEN AND KATHERINE O’NEILL
From Friday’s Globe and Mail
May 9, 2008 at 5:00 AM EDT

THE PAS, MAN, HOBBEMA, ALTA. — Sitting outside her home in the blue light of dusk, Christie Jebb lights a cigarette with shaking hands. She can’t afford to sleep at night any more, she says. She’s afraid the gang that has been terrorizing her here on the Opaskwayak Cree Nation reserve will return to finish the job.

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