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Chumash Indians Celebrate 19th Pow wow
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Indigenous Peoples Take Center Stage
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Reclaiming Our Children Through Food
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General Welfare Exclusion Act Passes
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Keith Harper on Indigenous Rights, Redskins and the Israel/Hamas Conflict
Gale Courey Toensing
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...
Ending Violence Against Women: 19 Years of Progress
Today marks the 19 th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)...
USET Develops Work Group to Address Violence Against Native Women
President Barack Obama signed into law the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on March 7 surrounded by American Indian women who fought tirelessly for the pas...
Shanley Takes on Violence Against Women for Standing Rock Sioux
Erin Shanley, Cheyenne River Sioux, was sworn in as Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe on March 4. Her appointment by U.S. Attorney Brendan V...
President Obama Signs Violence Against Women Act Into Law
President Barack Obama this morning signed into law the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act that includes tribal provisions...
Canadian Parliament Unanimously Approves Launch of Missing and Murdered Women Committee
David P. Ball
Human rights and indigenous groups in Canada are celebrating after Parliament voted unanimously on February 27 to launch a special committee on missing and murdered Native women...
Anonymous Creates Map of Turtle Island's Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
The online hacker group Anonymous has turned its attention to Canada’s missing and murdered women, compiling a map from police reports and online public input that designates each ...
Rape, Kidnapping Being Investigated as Hate Crime in Thunder Bay
The abduction, brutal rape and strangulation of a First Nations woman by two white men on December 27 in Thunder Bay, Ontario has stirred fear, anger and urgent calls to catch the ...
53-Year-Old Native Woman Attacked in California
As politicians in Washington D.C. continue to argue over details of the Violence Against Women Act, Native women continue to be the victims of attacks at a high rate...
Native American Women Become Bargaining Tool in VAWA Congress Negotiations
Tribal protections for Native women and families are one of the main issues being used as a bargaining tool by lawmakers in a last-ditch effort to get the Violence Against Women Ac...
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