Evie Ruddy, Briarpatch Magazine
4/7/15
Editor’s Note: Last month a jury acquitted a man accused of murdering an indigenous sex worker in an Edmonton hotel room, despite the four-inch-long laceration inside her vagina th...
ICTMN Staff
4/3/15
She was both indigenous and a sex worker, so the odds were stacked against Cindy Gladue before the 36-year-old mother of three entered the Edmonton hotel room of truck driver Bradl...
ICTMN Staff
3/31/15
Indigenous leaders in Canada have welcomed yet another report urging the federal government to examine the disproportionate rate of violence against aboriginal women, but the gover...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/15
It is Valentine’s Day, but for many across Turtle Island, it is a day not of romance but to commemorate loss and celebrate lives that are no more...
ICTMN Staff
1/13/15
In an eagerly-awaited report on missing and murdered indigenous women in British Columbia, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR)—a branch of the Organization of Ame...
ICTMN Staff
9/9/14
It’s the heartbreaking question of our time, at least in Canada, where indigenous women have begun a social media campaign to draw attention to the prevalence of violence against t...
ICTMN Staff
8/13/14
It’s no secret that Indigenous Peoples’ rights are trampled on daily, be it by land, discrimination or pollution, but Amnesty International has spelled it out in a scathing new rep...
ICTMN Staff
5/17/14
Aboriginal women are “overrepresented” among totals of murdered and missing women in Canada, accounting for 16 percent of female homicide victims while comprising just 4.3 percent ...
ICTMN Staff
5/3/14
The official tally of missing and murdered aboriginal women in Canada has hit nearly 1,200—and it’s not Native groups giving this number, it’s the country’s own police force...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/14
Vigils are taking place in 17 cities, and as far away as Norway, on Thursday March 27 for Loretta Saunders, an Inuk university student who was murdered in February and left beside ...

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