August 2020

Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Native People urge peace and friendship with Iran, demand U.S. get out of Iraq



Michelle Cook, Dine', who visited Iran on a friendship visit, urged peace and
diplomacy. Photos courtesy Michelle Cook.
Native People urge peace and friendship with Iran, demand U.S. get out of Iraq


By Brenda Norrell
Censored News
French translation by Christine Prat
http://www.chrisp.lautre.net/wpblog/?p=5452

Native Americans rallied for peace today, sending a message of friendship to the people of Iran and demanding that the U.S. get out of Iraq, as they called out Trump for both assassinations and provocations for war. Dineh, Lakota, Pueblo and Tohono O'odham led the urgent call for peace and diplomacy to halt the tragedies of war.

Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs Evict Coastal GasLink from Territory


Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs Evict Coastal GasLink from Territory

SMITHERS, BC -- Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs representing all five clans of the Wet’suwet’en Nation have issued an eviction notice to the Coastal GasLink (CGL) pipeline company. The eviction of CGL is effective immediately and applies to “Camp 9A” on Dark House territory, as well as the neighboring Gidimt’en, Tsayu, and Laksamshu clan territories. Hereditary chiefs have gathered on Gidimt’en and Gilseyhu territories to monitor the eviction.