fbpx
stories Videos

LAWTON: First step towards Alberta independence is a referendum

Former MLA Derek Fildebrandt, now the publisher of the Western Standard, told True North's Andrew Lawton that Albertans' concerns have to be put to the federal government through a referendum.

What does the roadmap to an Alberta separation look like?

That was one of the questions explored at last weekend’s Freedom Talk conference in Red Deer, which was devoted to exploring the arguments for and against western independence.

Former MLA Derek Fildebrandt, now the publisher of the Western Standard, told True North’s Andrew Lawton that Albertans’ concerns have to be put to the federal government through a referendum as a key step, before separation, though he says he’s doubtful a referendum will even happen.

Fan of Andrew Lawton? Support independent media by joining Andrew’s Heritage Club: http://tnc.news/lawton-heritage-club/

We’re asking readers, like you, to make a contribution in support of True North’s fact-based, independent journalism.

Unlike the mainstream media, True North isn’t getting a government bailout. Instead, we depend on the generosity of Canadians like you.

How can a media outlet be trusted to remain neutral and fair if they’re beneficiaries of a government handout? We don’t think they can.

This is why independent media in Canada is more important than ever. If you’re able, please make a tax-deductible donation to True North today. Thank you so much.

Spread the word

Make sure everyone sees this!

Shares