Letters: Reader says Burtch the New Caledonia?

Everyone here remembers “2006” in Caledonia. Our people fought a development there and won. There was an injunction, and OPP raid and many arrests.  People were punched, kicked, tasered and maced over the land. After the OPP raided us trying to enforce the injunction, we kicked them out when thousands of our people came out. There were 200 OPP officers that had raided us with helicopters, an OPP command post circling us in a plane, dogs, snipers, electronic blackout devices, assault rifles and more. We then put up barricades, a huge tire fire was lit, a bridge was burned down, and a van was picked up and thrown from the bypass. You would think that those in the boat would remember, don’t mess with Six. How many remember when the…

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