ICTMN Staff
8/12/11
The Missing Women Commission of Inquiry has found money in its own budget to pay two of four attorneys to represent the interests of Vancouver’s Downtown East Side community and ab...
ICTMN Staff
8/10/11
The list of aboriginal groups dropping out of the British Columbia Missing Women Inquiry Commission is growing, as two more groups of the 13 originally granted standing announced o...
ICTMN Staff
8/8/11
The British Columbia Missing Women Commission of Inquiry is about to take to the road with a series of forums in nine communities in northern B.C...
Ruth Hopkins
8/6/11

I had been visiting a friend that night and lost track of the time. When I realized it was past curfew, I decided to walk home. The path home was well-worn but poorly lit. About halfway there, I heard rustling coming from a nearby bush. Within seconds, he was on top of me, holding me down....

Dr. Art Martinez
7/29/11

I have been in the unusual position of treating childhood and family trauma over the last 30 years in our communities. In seeing so much pain among our people, I have found that trauma response can be described as a response to a life-altering wound to the soul or the spirit....

ICTMN Staff
7/21/11
The Obama administration will discuss legislation today geared at combating violence against American Indian and Alaska Native women...
Ray Cook
7/14/11

In recent weeks, Indian Country Today Media Network has reported on apparent random acts of violence on Natives and on the unfolding mess of sexual abuse at Catholic schools in the Dakotas....

ICTMN Staff
6/12/11
Vivian Sula Enuaraq had been about to leave her husband, packing up her two daughters and going with them to a women’s shelter in a village near Nunavut’s capital, Iqaluit...
ICTMN Staff
5/10/11
Eighteen groups and individuals have been granted standing before British Columbia’s Missing Women Commission of Inquiry to participate in hearings related to the disappearances of...
ICTMN Staff
3/15/11
Canada is increasingly being forced to pay attention to the murder and disappearance of hundreds of aboriginal women over the past several years, cases that stand apart because the...

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