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Shanley Takes on Violence Against Women for Standing Rock Sioux
April 04, 2013
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
March 07, 2013
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
March 01, 2013
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
February 06, 2013
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
January 07, 2013
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
December 18, 2012
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
December 07, 2012
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...
National Book Award Goes to Louise Erdrich for The Round House
November 15, 2012
Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich’s novel The Round House has won the National Book Award for fiction, the National Book Foundation announced on November 14...
Louise Erdrich Novel The Round House Finalist for National Book Award
October 10, 2012
Famed Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich’s latest novel, published this month, is on the short list for a National Book Award, the National Book Foundation announced on October 10...
National Native Women’s Summit Announced to Tackle Inequality and Violence
David P. Ball
July 31, 2012
Unequal economic and social conditions for indigenous women in Canada will be the focus of a national conference to be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, from November 1–2...
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