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Duane Champagne
12/3/16
Many indigenous people have protested the commemoration of Columbus Day. In the United States, Columbus Day is celebrated on October 12, and is a federal holiday...
Cedar Hat for Obama - Photo: Alex Hamer
The White House
11/1/16
As the First Americans, Native Americans have helped shape the future of the United States through every turn of our history...
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Alysa Landry
11/1/16
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45th president of the United States...
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Duane Champagne
10/2/16
As an American Indian citizen, who should one vote for: Clinton or Trump? Political parties in the United States reflect differing values about current and future U.S. well being...
Indigenous leaders from all over the world together at the International Union for The Conservation of Nation World Conservation Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Maria Clara Valencia
9/24/16
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, says that despite the importance of protected areas and the recognition of indigen...
ICTMN Staff
9/2/16
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues has agreed with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and the nearly 200 other tribes that say the Dakota Access oil pipeline’s rout...
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Duane Champagne
8/7/16
The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ( UNDRIP ) provides a framework for Indigenous Peoples to form local governments and cooperate with national poli...
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ICTMN Staff
6/20/16
Across Turtle Island observances and ceremonies are being held to mark the 2016 National Days of Prayer to Protect Native American Sacred Places...
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Duane Champagne
6/19/16
What Indigenous Peoples are seeking in terms of self-governance is more akin to plurinationalism than the assimilationist blueprints given by most nation states and the U.N...
ICTMN Staff
5/20/16
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is wrapping up the 15th session today while hearing from individuals speaking on indigenous issues and the right fo...

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