Written By: Wednesday, September 13th 2017

Them’s fightin’ words.

A Canadian Senator is sure to get some flack in an open letter that was published at the beginning of the month. Conservative Senator Lynn Beyak said that she believes that First Nations should give up their indigenous rights and integrate into Canadian society.

Beyak was supposed to meet with Indigenous people over the summer regarding previous controversial remarks. She also wrote that all Canadians can preserve their cultures on their own time and dime.

You can read more through CBC’s full article.