Liane Sandlemyer reporter of the program. Program is about prejudice and racism between Aboriginal and white people in Southern Alberta. Shows footage of the Cardston Blockade. Evelyn Kellman- Native Friendship Center talks about all humans being equal, Bill Head-LCC Native Club talks about being w…
Liane Sandlemyer reporter of the program. Program is about prejudice and racism between Aboriginal and white people in Southern Alberta. Shows footage of the Cardston Blockade. Evelyn Kellman- Native Friendship Center talks about all humans being equal, Bill Head-LCC Native Club talks about being who you are and not having to change, Pam Heavyhead- Parents Advisory Committee talks about having more communication with each other, Bob Tarleck- Lethbridge Alderman talks about the prejudice between Indiginous people and whites. Leroy Little Bear Professor at the U of L Native American Studies talks about the prejudice, discrimination, and racism in Southern Alberta. Marie Smallface Maruli talks about the divide of Mormons and Bloods. Page Boehmer- LDS Public Relations talks about the church not taking part of the blame for the tension. Lois Frank- Entrepreneur talks about her program designed for natives on social assistance. They have to go through a 10 month course with a variety of specializations which will allow natives to work and succeed. Liz Scout- Blood Police Chief talks about getting their own police force and giving jobs to tribe members. Mike Bruised Head- Native Friendship Society in Lethbridge to share the native culture. Morris Landry- Lethbridge Separate School Curriculum Director talks about the addition of native culture and native members into school curriculum. Joyce Green- UofL Instructor talks about incorporation of Aboriginal culture.
According to the donor, the sugar beet topper was built by an unidentified farmer from Scandinavia. The machine proved to be impractical and was never commercially manufactured. The farmer, who lost most of his money on the invention, returned to Scandinavia.
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Test of an experimental sugar beet topper near Picture Butte, Alberta. The machine is shown in operation from a variety of angles.