Today's announcement is just a distraction, in time for Minister Caroline Bennett's participation in a traditional sharing circle with the LLP as well as PM Trudeau's upcoming visit to Labrador to apologize for residential schools, since they were not included in the original apology.
The fact that Trudeau is coming to apologize to the Indigenous people of Labrador while backing the cultural genocide that is Muskrat Falls is irony at it's best. Or, worst.
None of the frontlines' demands can happen if the construction continues.
Following up on his government's announcement earlier this Fall, NL Premier Dwight Ball today announced the terms of reference for the judicial inquiry into the Muskrat Falls hydro project.
VOCM reports "Supreme Court Justice Richard LeBlanc will lead the inquiry which will begin in January and be completed by December 31, 2019."
CBC News reported that the inquiry will include questions such as: