ICTMN Staff
3/31/15
Indigenous leaders in Canada have welcomed yet another report urging the federal government to examine the disproportionate rate of violence against aboriginal women, but the gover...
University of Alberta Teepee
ICTMN Staff
3/15/15
Over the weekend of March 7 to 8, teepee poles erected by the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Native Studies were vandalized with toilet paper and vinyl flag tape...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/15
It is Valentine’s Day, but for many across Turtle Island, it is a day not of romance but to commemorate loss and celebrate lives that are no more...
Tessa McLean
2/13/15
Editor’s Note: Jenna Lynne passed away September 23, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She left behind three sons, her father, and two sisters...
ICTMN Staff
1/13/15
In an eagerly-awaited report on missing and murdered indigenous women in British Columbia, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR)—a branch of the Organization of Ame...
ICTMN Staff
1/5/15
Toronto-based cartoonist and illustrator Evan Munday is applying his talents to a campaign to raise consciousness about Canada's missing or murdered Indigenous women (often referre...
ICTMN Staff
9/9/14
It’s the heartbreaking question of our time, at least in Canada, where indigenous women have begun a social media campaign to draw attention to the prevalence of violence against t...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/14
More than 1,000 people attended a vigil on August 19 to honor Tina Fontaine, the 15-year-old whose bagged body was pulled from the Red River in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the previous Sun...
ICTMN Staff
8/19/14
Calls are being renewed for a national inquiry into the vulnerability of aboriginal women to violence in the wake of the murder of 15-year-old Tina Fontaine, whose body was pulled ...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/14
Aboriginal women are “overrepresented” among totals of murdered and missing women in Canada, accounting for 16 percent of female homicide victims while comprising just 4.3 percent ...

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