Gale Courey Toensing
10/29/14
Kevin Washburn Interior Department’s Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs (AS-IA), holds the government’s top administrative position dealing with federal Indian law and right now ...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/14/14
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations’ 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimin...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/11/14
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/12/14
From climate change to food sovereignty, sacred sites to reproductive justice, a “divine comedy pageant” called “Don’t Feed the Indians” and much, much more, the 13th Session of th...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/24/12
A group representing human, indigenous and women’s rights accuses the United States of violating international human rights laws and private property rights in constructing the sec...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/14/12
The federal government of Canada has not addressed the issue of persistent poverty among Indigenous Peoples, nor has it implemented the right to free, prior and informed consent be...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/23/12
A United Nations expert panel on human rights has blasted Canada for its treatment of the country’s Indigenous Peoples. During hearings in Geneva on February 22, the U.N...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/13/11
Tribal nations, organizations and individuals will have the opportunity next year to call attention to cases of racial discrimination by the United States government for the United...