Jana L. Walker

The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples signals a new means to change federal law and policy to restore safety to Native women, to stre...

2/6/12
Gabriel S. Galanda

Nobody can deny that the Obama Administration has worked hard on behalf of Indian country. But despite its recent efforts, the United States still routinely violates Indian treaty rights and sovereignty....

1/27/12
ICTMN Staff
1/6/12
Disaster Response Heeding calls from tribal leaders, the Obama administration now supports a legislative amendment that would allow tribes to apply for federal disaster aid directl...
ICTMN Staff
12/27/10
The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has earned kudos from the Rainforest Action Network (RAN) for requiring clients to document that they have received clearance from indigenous communi...
Katie Hyslop, TheTyee.ca
12/29/11
We all pay when Aboriginal kids aren't given their best chance to learn. Second in a series...
ICTMN Staff
12/20/11
As homes started wending their way toward Attawapiskat, some from as far away as New Brunswick, the United Nations special rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples took Canad...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/14/11
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples will conduct his first official visit to the United States next spring...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/12/11
One year ago this month, the United States formally reversed its opposition to the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP)...
Rob Capriccioso
11/25/11
WASHINGTON – Good or bad, American Indians have long been associated with Thanksgiving...
ICTMN Staff
11/10/11
On a recent visit to Paraguay , Kyung-wha Kang, UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, noted that the government has made progress to protect and respect Indigenous Peoples’...

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