Ken Coates, Senior Fellow, Macdonald-Laurier Institute speaks with Lorne Gunter about how natural resource wealth will shape relationships with between Aboriginal communities and the federal government.

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More on this issue:

"New Beginnings: How Canada's natural resource wealth could re-shape relations with Aboriginal people" by Ken Coates and Brian Lee Crowley

"Canada and First Nations: Cooperation or Conflict?" by Douglas Bland

"The Way Out: new thinking about Aboriginal engagement and energy infrastructure to the west coast" by Ken Coates and Brian Lee Crowley