Gale Courey Toensing
6/3/13
The Inter-American Court of Human Rights has held hearings on several cases against the state of Chile concerning human rights abuses of land rights activists who were imprisoned u...
Rob Capriccioso
6/3/13
Native American observers are hoping that the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation’s (ACHP) decision to support the United Nation’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peo...
Anne Minard
6/3/13
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission has stepped up its presence in the international human rights community, by calling out two businesses for failing to respect basic human ...
Mark Fogarty
5/26/13
“We cannot sell the rays of sunlight!” The speaker is a small woman with a big voice that easily fills the very high-ceilinged and ornate Collector’s Office at the National Museum ...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/13
As the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) and the First Nations Children & Family Caring Society duke it out in the courts and before the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, the child...
Rick Kearns
3/26/13
The Maya Q’eqchi Agua Caliente community of Guatemala, some of whose members have been killed, threatened and tortured while trying to defend their territory from a mining company,...
Linda Daniels
3/6/13
The torture of a Khomani San elder in South Africa has seen Indigenous Peoples rights activists vent their anger and disbelief that the incident took place in a modern democracy...
Valerie Taliman
2/22/13
At the February 21 sentencing hearing, Jennifer Davette Fraser, 29, was sentenced to serve one year in jail with 3 years formal probation, and to pay court fines and restitution to...
Dominique Godrèche
1/27/13
Chief Raoni Metuktire recognized by his labret, an ornamental disk worn by warriors on their lower lip showing they are ready to die for their land, has become synonymous with the ...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/9/13
A delegation of women chiefs from three Mohawk Nation communities visited Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence during the second week of her hungry strike last month to offer her thei...

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