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 Taylor Report 
 Though Their Leaders Had Remained Neutral
 Bill Waiser, Historian and author, most recent award winning book, "A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905."
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 Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives (by-nc-nd) 
The Northwest Rebellion of 1885 is generally seen as a combined uprising of Metis and Native Canadians, of Louis Riel, Poundmaker and Big Bear leading to heavy repression by the John A. Macdonald government.

That is a myth, and the tragic fact is that the indigenous leadership had their own independent demands and peaceful tactics. John A. exploited the 1885 crisis to criminalize and crush Big Bear, Poundmaker and their people.

 Interview with Bill Waiser Download Program Podcast
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00:34:03 English 2017-10-02
 Toronto, Ontario
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