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Fraser fishery dispute divides racial groups – The Province
by NationTalk onOctober 18, 2007852 Views
Fraser fishery dispute divides racial groups
Brian Lewis, The Province
Published: Thursday, October 18, 2007
We’re sitting at the kitchen table in longtime commercial fisherman Richard Nomura’s Ladner home, where he’s telling me why the Japanese-Canadian Fishermen’s Association feels strongly that Canada’s native-only fishery violates the Charter of Rights.
“These government-sponsored racial programs in the commercial fishery have reopened old wounds,” he says.