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Lakota Educator, Author Walks On
Paul Frank Taps Four Native Designers
Brewer Arrested at Whiteclay Protest
Work: Effective Complaint Management
Wearing Someone Else's Culture
A New York City Chat
Nobel Prize Winners Oppose Keystone XL
Crow Native Days 2013 Underway
Pocahontas, Powhatan Complex Protected
Geronimo, Sitting Bull Added to Mural
Mohawk Driver Derek White in NASCAR Race
Cherokee Nation Expands Health Center
American Indian Voting Rights Upheld
Santa Fe Indian Market Is Ultimate Venue
Power Struggles at Interior Department
Former Chickasaw Lt. Governor Walks On
Indigenous Rights Must Be Top Priority
Maine Blocks Penobscot Bingo Upgrade
Turtle Island to Collide With Europe
Tiny Tahiti Makes Huge Splash in Brazil
Things About Skins
Denver Idle No More Calls Out the Canadian Prime Minister via Letter
January 02, 2013
Despite drumming, Round Dancing and megaphoned speeches far below its lofty offices in Denver, the Consulate General of Canada remained silent December 31 about the First Nations’ ...
New Indigenous Community Justice Sanctions Criticized in Bolivia
December 11, 2012
One indigenous community in Bolivia made headlines in early November after it was announced that, in their district, thieves would have a hand cut off after the 3 rd or 4 th arrest...
Elections 2012: Vice Presidential Debate – Is the United States Doing Enough for Native Americans?
October 10, 2012
It’s too bad that Al Jazeera’s host of The Stream , Lisa Fletcher, is not moderating the vice presidential debate...
Massive Land Losses Coming
August 30, 2012
One of the biggest shortcomings of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) is that it does not actually define Indigenous Peoples...
Human Rights Court Rules in Favor of Kichwa Community Against Ecuadorian Government
July 28, 2012
In a case that could have broad implications, the Kichwa community of Sarayaku, Ecuador, won a major battle on July 25, when the Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruled that the...
World Intellectual Property Organization Blasted for ‘Misappropriation’ of Indigenous Knowledge, Resources
Gale Courey Toensing
May 16, 2012
Dozens of Indigenous Peoples showed up at a presentation by the World Intellectual Property Organization at the 11 th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Is...
Guatemala’s Mayans Take Their Demands to New Government
April 02, 2012
Lucas Garcia Pop, a 30-year-old Q’eqchi Mayan farmer, lost everything last year when he and his neighbors were evicted from Finca San Pablo Pomoxón, a sugar plantation in the Poloc...
Everything You Need to Know About How to Write a Shadow Report—Indigenous Reports to the UN on Human Rights, Racism in US
Gale Courey Toensing
February 05, 2012
Indigenous nations, tribes, individuals and organizations now have a guide on how to prepare a “shadow report” for an upcoming review of the status of human rights and racism in th...
Australian PM Gillard Escorted Away From Indigenous Rights Protestors
January 26, 2012
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard made an early exit along with opposition leader Tony Abbott from an awards ceremony being held on Australia’s National Day Thursday as prote...
Looking Ahead to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
January 25, 2012
In a little more than three months, thousands of Indigenous Peoples from across the world will converge on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York for the United Nations Permane...
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