Daniel Mesec
5/12/16
Indigenous Peoples in Canada applauded the federal government after Minister for Aboriginal and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett announced endorsement of the United Nations Declara...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
5/10/16
For several weeks now Native American leaders have been talking about proposed changes for Indigenous Peoples in the United Nations system...
ICTMN Staff
5/9/16
The United Nations Permanent Forum’s 15th session opened on May 9 with Canada’s announcement that it will begin incorporating the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in...
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Alysa Landry
4/26/16
Native students at the University of New Mexico are protesting the use of a decades-old seal that appears on the school’s official correspondence, as a backdrop for special events ...
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ICTMN Staff
4/14/16
Beginning August 8, 2016, James Anaya, a Regents’ Professor and James J...
ICTMN Staff
2/19/16
The following is a statement from the Apache Ndé Nneé Working Group, the Apache Nation and the Coalition for Apache Ndé Nneé Justice pertaining to Pope Francis’ tour currently cros...
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Duane Champagne
1/31/16
Most indigenous Peoples are willing to participate in national government institutions, but at the same time want to retain their own ways of self-government, land, and cultural or...
Rick Kearns
1/24/16
The Wampis people of Peru recently created the nation’s first Autonomous Indigenous Government, which does not seek independence from Peru but intends to protect their rights and t...
Rick Kearns
12/19/15
How to find and recover the remains of ancestors, sacred objects and other items from international collections were the main topics at a special event in November that marked the ...
Steve Russell
8/11/15
You go to bed one night as an Indian and you wake up assimilated beyond the wildest dreams of Richard Henry “Kill the Indian in him and save the man” Pratt...

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