Caught in the Middle. Reconciliation: The CANACE Path City of Brantford Sept 29, 2008. A. About CANACE. Three Founding Nations – One Constitution. Canadian ‘outsiders’ with United Nations Emergency Force, Middle East, 1978 (Mark is 3 rd from right). Why I came.
Three Founding Nations – One Constitution
“This is going to be Caledonia Part 2. They don’t understand what they’re in for.”They [Brantford] just have a little rinky-dink force. I don’t know how they’re going to stop us.”Steve Powless, July 14/08
(Natives are victims, too.)
Sworn testimony, OPP Detective, Dec 14/07:
Transcript of Detective John Murray 
Sworn testimony, Mayor Trainer, Dec 24/07:
Transcript of Mayor Marie Trainer 
Mayor Trainer on Gary McHale’s candidacy for Haldimand-Norfolk:“With McHale in the race, Trainer says Haldimand's quest for peace, law and order, stability and justice will feature prominently in the coming campaign.”Brantford Expositor/Simcoe Reformer, Sept 04/08
Protesters, OPP, Ont gov’t ignore parts they don’t like, but quote other sections they know are based on flawed methodology.
DON’T LIKE: Police Discretion, Colour of Right
LIKE: 100 Recommendations
Ipperwash Inquiry report, Volume 2
“74. There is no jurisprudence, even as it has evolved to date [June 2006], that supports the view that the concept of “colour of right” entitled the Aazhoodena to act as they did in occupying Ipperwash Provincial Park in September, 1995.”
Ministry of Attorney General legal opinion, June 28/06
Submitted to Ipperwash Inquiry
Legalized MYTHS of Illegal Occupations, p4) 
McGuinty’s Ipperwash Cover-up 
The Human Costs of Illegal Occupations, p42 
Haida Nation v. British Columbia, 2004
Bill for land claim negotiations $1.7M
Brantford Expositor, Sept 20/08
Funds given to Six Nations by Ottawa
Sgt Michaud at blockaded Cayuga construction site, May 12/08 explains why OPP won’t arrest protesters.
“…there are good reasons for pause before lumping indigenous insurgents together with terrorists. This…is supported by international legal doctrine suggesting that indigenous peoples carry some special international legal status importing special treatment.”Michael Bryant, Master of Law thesis, 1994
“Aboriginal Affairs Minister Michael Bryant said the human rights complaint doesn't help resolve a complex situation dating back hundreds of years.”Toronto Star/Canadian Press, April 07/08: Fantino asked to attend rights mediationMichael Bryant on Mark Vandermaas’ OHRC complaint re Dec 16/06 arrest
Julian Fantino believes he has the right to arrest potential non-native victims instead of protecting their rights.“It was the Respondents’ honestly held belief that the placement of the flag could provoke others to breach the peace and put Mr. Vandermaas and others in harms way.” .” OPP response to OHRC request that Commissioner Fantino attend mediation with Mark Vandermaas, July 22/08
Policing that permits crime and civil rights violations against non-natives does NOT promote reconciliation.