Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
ICTMN Staff
2/19/15
Like their counterparts below the 49th Parallel, First Nations in Canada is feeling keenly the passing of Tonya Gonnella Frichner, and on February 18 the Assembly of First Nations ...
Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
UNPFII Release
2/17/15
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, it is with great sadness and respect that we collectively mourn the loss of our dear sister a...
Andy Mager
2/16/15

The world suffered a great loss last week with the passing of Tonya Gonnella Frichner (Gowanahs). A member of the Snipe Clan, Onondaga Nation, she was a lawyer, activist and professor of American Indian history, Federal Indian Law, anthropology, and human rights....

Gale Courey Toensing
2/16/15
A citizen of the Onondaga Nation, whose Snipe Clan name was Gowanahs, Tonya Gonnella Frichner left peacefully during the first hour of February 14, 2015 surrounded by family member...
Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
Tadodaho Sidney Hill
2/16/15
Tadodaho Sidney Hill sent this letter to Indian Country, leaders of the world and the public at large on behalf of the Onondaga Nation...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/16/15
A citizen of the Onondaga Nation, whose Snipe Clan name was Gowanahs, Tonya Gonnella Frichner left peacefully during the first hour of February 14, 2015 surrounded by family member...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/19/14
Arizona Republican Congressman Paul Gosar got himself into a heap of trouble recently for saying American Indian Nations are “wards of the federal government.” The remark offended ...
Gale Courey Toensing
4/25/14
At an Earth Day event at the United Nations, Tonya Gonnella Frichner, a celebrated advocate for Indigenous Peoples human rights in the international arena, gave a passionate speech...
Gale Courey Toensing
5/22/13
The Global Indigenous Women’s Caucus focused on the issues of health, education, and culture during a preparatory meeting prior to the 12 th session of the United Nations Permanent...
ICTMN Staff
5/10/12
Tonya Gonnella Frichner (Onondaga), the former North American Representative to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, delivered the Intervention by Tonatierra: R...

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