Radio Active | Dec 10, 2013 | 7:11

First Nations Anger on Jackpine Expansion

The Athabasca Chipewyan First Nations are angry that the federal government has approved Shell Canada's Jackpine Mine expansion, even while acknowledging that it will likely harm the environment. Portia Clark spoke to ACFN Chief Allan Adam.

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