Andrea Carmen, IITC
11/10/16
Editor’s note: The International Indian Treaty Council (IITC), founded in 1974 as a “voice and advocate for the human rights of Indigenous Peoples, communities and tribes locally, ...
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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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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...
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...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
8/18/16
Do you think that the United States’ injustices against American Indians exist only in the past? Think again...
ICTMN Staff
8/9/16
Amnesty International has joined First Nations in condemning the Canadian government’s recent approval of two key permits that will allow the controversial Site C dam to go forward...
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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...
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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