Treading the fine line between community and the law

November 2012
Eastern Door;11/9/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 44, p14
The article offers information on the previous incidents of disturbed harmony between communities in Kahnawake. It states that twenty years ago, the relationship between the Kanien'kehaka communities in Quebec and the surrounding police forces were all time low. It states that this journal's 1992 edition carried several stories of the conflicts. It mentions that Kahnawake Peacekeepers had tough time to balance, called police forces from outside too to calm racist attitudes.


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