Mary Annette Pember
4/13/16
This piece was published in partnership with Rewire ...
Mary Annette Pember
3/2/16
Charon Asetoyer, CEO of the Native American Women’s Health Education Resource Center, (NAWHERC) vividly recalls the afternoon a Native mother visited her office and asked her what ...
ICTMN Staff
2/16/16
As preliminary meetings paving the way for a national inquiry into murdered and missing aboriginal women wrapped up in Canada, officials admitted that the problem surpasses the 1,2...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/16
A poverty-induced death, a dried-up lake and housing for homeless vets were just a few of the items grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
Mary Annette Pember
8/31/15
Advocates for indigenous women are outraged by what they call Amnesty International’s betrayal of those caught in the murky world of sex trafficking...
Lee Allen
5/20/15
The American Bar Association Journal summed up the situation this way in a recent article on Reclaiming Sovereignty: “Indian tribes are retaking jurisdiction over domestic violence...
Honor the Earth
5/12/15
On April 21, 2015, a coalition of Native American and women’s organizations filed a submission to the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, requestin...
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/11/14
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
Lynn Rosenthal
9/13/13
Today marks the 19 th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)...

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