Rick Kearns
10/31/13
The prosecution of a former dictator convicted of genocide and war crimes against indigenous Guatemalans could be set aside due to a recent court ruling...
Christina Rose
10/12/13
This Date in Native History: On October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus landed on the island of Guanahani, now known as the Bahamas, wreaking hell and havoc as he went...
Stephanie Woodard
10/3/13
Citing the 1987 Proxmire Act, which enables the United States to prosecute acts of genocide, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has asked the federal government to file suit against the...
ICTMN Staff
7/29/13
Connor Larkin isn’t a professional writer or poet. He is a teenager, an activist and a member of the Trinity Norrelmuk Wintu Nation...
Marc Dadigan
7/29/13
After traveling deep into the heart of Northern California’s Shasta-Trinity National Forest, about a dozen young people gathered in a circle as James Hayward Sr...
Rick Kearns
5/24/13
The U.S. support for the genocidal regime of former Guatemalan dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt could still be part of the information presented in a new trial...
Peter d'Errico
5/16/13

There's an old saying, "Ignorance of the law is no excuse." It means the law applies whether or not you know the law exists. It's based on the idea that you have an obligation to know the law, and assumes that the law makes itself known....

Rick Kearns
5/13/13
On Friday, May 10 th , former Dictator and General Jose Efrain Rios Montt was found guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity for his role in the murder, rape and displacement...
Rick Kearns
2/7/13
On January 28, a Guatemalan judge announced that General and former President Jose Efrain Rios Montt along with his chief of intelligence Jose Rodriguez Sanchez could be tried for ...
ICTMN Staff
1/8/13
Instead of Columbus Day, California Assemblyman Roger Hernandez, D-West Covina, has introduced legislation that would recognize the second Monday in October as Native American Day...

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