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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand Up for First Nations Children
Society & Culture  (tags: first nations children, schooling, education, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, crime, culture, government, freedoms, safety, politics, news, society, world )

Cal
- 218 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
First Nations schools are chronically underfunded. As a result, they face serious health concerns such as high carbon dioxide levels, black mould contamination, rodent infestations, sewage fumes and unheated classrooms.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Lakota Sioux Save Their Sacred Black Hills Land!
Society & Culture  (tags: Pe Sla, native rights, sacred land, activism, politics, politics, society, ethics, americans, government, freedoms, news )

Cal
- 680 days ago - avaaz.org
The auction was cancelled at the last minute, and it's clear public pressure played a roleThe Lakota Sioux tribes continue to ask as many people across the US and around the world to stand in solidarity, and demand the US government collaborate on a long-
'Not Even Human' How Canadian Govt. Abused Aboriginal Children in TB Experiments
Society & Culture  (tags: children, health, ethics, govrnement sponsored experiments on chil, native rights, sadness, politics, government, freedoms, culture, crime, abuse, rights, news, society )

Cal
- 342 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
While aboriginal children died of tuberculosis in the 1930s and 1940s, Canadian health officials tried out experimental vaccines on infants rather than ameliorate the conditions of poverty that sparked that and a host of other illnesses.
NATIVE AMERICAN OP-ED: Pollution Denies Our Treaty Rights
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, culture, ethics, native Amreican rights, native rights, pollution, environment, environment, government, rights, news, politics )

Cal
- 1064 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
We have asked the federal government time and again to take action against those who pollute our waterways and contaminate our shellfish. Our treaty shellfish harvest rights are threatened because the state and federal governments are failing to hold land
Colin Firth Appeals to Save Brazil's Threatened Awa Tribe
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, celebrity, rights, native rights, world, politics, ethics, freedoms, government, news )

Cal
- 805 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Britain's Oscar-winning actor Colin Firth on Wednesday launched a major drive by Survival International to save "Earth's most threatened tribe," the Awa of the Brazilian Amazon.
Summit Yields Human Rights Violations Report
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, human rights, human rights violations, native rights, politics, society, culture, humans, news, government, freedoms, usa )

Cal
- 1462 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
A group of southwestern tribes has filed a collective report for the United Nations Human Rights Council, documenting the human rights violations imposed on the indigenous peoples of the area by the United States government.
Sioux Tribes Worry Sale of Sacred Site in South Dakota's Black Hills Could Lead to Development
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, rights, native rights, sale of sacred Native lands, news, ethics )

Cal
- 686 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The area is the only sacred site currently on private land outside Sioux control. The tribes believe the Sioux people were created from the Black Hills, and part of their spiritual tradition says Pe' Sla is where the Morning Star fell to earth, killing se
TAKE ACTION NOW! HELP SAVE SACRED SIOUX LANDS FROM DEVELOPMENT! A Request to Help Save Pe' Sla
Society & Culture  (tags: native rights, activism, society, politics, activists, rights )

Cal
- 683 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Right now, The Oceti Sakowin is battling against the clock to save Pe' Sla, one of our most sacred sites. Pe' Sla, located in the center of the Black Hills. Besides playing an essential role in our creation story and star knowledge, ceremonies essential
Jesuit Denies Predatory Priests Sent to Alaska!
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native rights, Native Americans, Americans, Religion, Human Rights, culture, society, ethics, crime, freedoms, humans, interesting, news, sadness, rights, religion, usa )

Kat
- 1998 days ago - ndnnews.blogspot.com
The head of the Jesuit order for the Northwest today denied the allegation in a new lawsuit that Alaska became a magnet or hiding place for problem priests...
5 Visionaries Who See a Brighter Future for Indian Country
Society & Culture  (tags: native rights, Native rights, politics, rights, society, culture, interesting, education, news, goodnews )

Cal
- 231 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
5 Visionaries Who See a Brighter Future for Indian Country Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/11/ 05/5-visionaries-pacific-northwest-152085
GOOD NEWS! Historic Site on Mohawk River Back in Native Hands
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, politics, rights, society, law, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, culture, news, GoodNews, goodnews, government )

Cal
- 995 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
A location on the Mohawk River in New York considered a key site in the founding of the Iroquois Confederacy has been handed over to a Native foundation.
Aboriginal Housing Crisis in Canada Threatens to Explode
Society & Culture  (tags: Idle No More, activism, indigenous rights, native rights, Canada, world, politics, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, news, society, media )

Cal
- 516 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Efforts by the Red Cross, and emergency funding for housing repairs, have improved the most dire of Attawapiskat's housing situations, but Spence and other leaders hope meetings with government can address the wider aboriginal housing crisis by resettin
University of Montana Deals With Racism Against Native American Students
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, bias, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, usa, safety, news, culture, education, freedoms, law )

Cal
- 1015 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
On Monday, September 19 when students arrived at the University of Montana's Payne Family Native American Center--a sticker declaring "Save the White Race! Earth's Most Endangered Species" was discovered.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Canadian PM Harper: Rights for First Nations Now!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, politics, native rights, world, news, interesting, law, activists )

Cal
- 533 days ago - avaaz.org
Help support the Idle No More Movement and native rights in Canada and elsewhere.
RIP: Indian Country Reacts to Russell Means Passing
Society & Culture  (tags: Russell Means, AIM, native rights, Indian rigts, celebrity, obituary, news, society, politics, government, law, media, death, culture, americans )

Cal
- 622 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Means, who died Monday from throat cancer at age 72, helped lead the 1973 uprising at Wounded Knee -- a bloody confrontation that raised America's awareness about the struggles of Indians and gave rise to a wider protest movement that lasted for the rest
 

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