Karenne Wood

Most of us began to learn what we know about the past in grade school, not through history courses, but through a hybrid discipline called social studies....

10/2/12
T. Lulani Arquette

Let me make it clear: I don’t write to denounce present-day Catholicism or the Christian faith....

9/7/12
T. Lulani Arquette

Over the years, when discussing Indigenous history and many of the injustices perpetrated upon the Native peoples who populate what is now Hawai’i, Alaska and the continental U.S., I’ve often heard people say, “That’s history and things are better now” or “What’s [in the] past has passed; its tim...

8/14/12
Steven Newcomb

In 1982, the National Lawyers Guild published a book entitled Rethinking Indian Law....

6/8/12
T. Lulani Arquette

The Doctrine of Discovery (DOD) was developed by Roman Catholic Popes beginning in 1452 to justify and provide a legal basis for European Christian nations to expand their empires, take the land and resources of non-white civilizations around the world, and destroy those who would not convert to...

9/3/12
Gale Courey Toensing
6/2/12
The 11 th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues ended with the acknowledgment that the racist Doctrine of Discovery continues to impact Indigenous Peop...
ICTMN Staff
5/22/12
A group of 15 Seneca Salamanca High School students traveled to the Eleventh Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in New York City (UNPFII) to present...
ICTMN Staff
5/10/12
As the 11th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) dissected the Doctrine of Discovery this week, peoples from ancient cultures worked to moder...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/10/12
While congressional lawmakers in Washington are trying to strip the Violence Against Women Act of its protections for indigenous women, indigenous delegations at the United Nations...

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