Steven Newcomb

By the time this is published, the 13th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNFPII) will have concluded....

6/10/14
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
11/8/13
When it comes to the leadership of a tribal nation, size doesn’t matter...
Peter d'Errico

On August 9, 2013, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon issued a statement for International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples....

9/8/13
Peter d'Errico

"Appropriateness" was a theme at the 12th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, May 20 to 31....

6/8/13
Steven Newcomb

In a previous column on this topic, I pointed to various historical illustrations of plans by agents of the U.S....

7/19/12
Kenneth Deer

This column was originally pubished in The Eastern Door, a community newspaper in the ancient Mohawk territory of Kahnawake, in Quebec....

5/24/12
Julianne Jennings

A recent article posted by UN-DESA states few causes promoted by the United Nations have generated more intense and widespread support than the campaign to promote and protect the rights of women....

3/8/12
Gale Courey Toensing
5/23/11
Indigenous peoples around the globe have a new initiative to promote and protect their rights...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/26/07
On Sept. 13, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, with 143 member states voting for it and 11 abstaining...
Valerie Taliman
5/10/10
NEW YORK – A groundbreaking report examining the roots of Christian domination over indigenous peoples and their lands was released this week at the united nations Permanent Forum ...