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Nation to Nation Now

March 22, 2013

Livestream symposium from Toronto, Saturday, March 23. Learn about Canada’s plan to terminate First Nations, and what First Nations are doing about it.

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The Shadow of Colonialism

March 21, 2013

In The Jurisgenerative Moment in Indigenous Human Rights, Kristen A. Carpenter and Angela R. Riley examine the growing global consciousness surrounding the international indigenous movement. In their paper, Carpenter and…

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March 7, 2013

The flag of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland may look very different in the near future, as Northern Ireland and Scotland proceed toward reunification and independence,…

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Implementing UNDRIP

February 22, 2013

International law and federal Indian policy. A conference at Arizona State University, with UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Dr. James Anaya. April 19, 2013.

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Indigenous Peoples Movement

February 21, 2013

On January 10, 2013, WBAI New York’s Tiokasin Ghosthorse of First Voices Indigenous Radio interviewed John Schertow, editor and publisher of Intercontinental Cry (IC) magazine, about the world indigenous peoples’…

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Consumption or Creation

February 19, 2013

As noted in this discussion at First Perspective, there is a spiritual side of Idle No More. The rejection of consumption in favor of creation, it can be argued, is…

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Fighting to the Death

February 15, 2013

As China and Canada compete to plunder the copper and gold of the Amazon, South American politicians like Ecuador’s President Correa promote a new era of indigenous genocide alongside ecocide….

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Dismantling Discovery

February 14, 2013

Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery is the subject of an international conference to be held April 19-20 at Arizona State University.

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Selling Their Soul

February 10, 2013

Northwest Washington Central Labor Council — the patsies for Peabody Coal’s proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal — recently whined about the fact that they wished it wasn’t a notoriously anti-union company…

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Unity in Community

February 8, 2013

As Harsha Walia writes in, the Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) and Wet’suwet’en nations of Ontario and British Columbia have their own laws and traditions that conflict with those of Canada….

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Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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