August 2020

Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Mohawk Nation News 'Canada's Mass Murder of Indigenous Children'

Listen to audio and read article at Mohawk Nation News

Paiute and Western Shoshone aim to stop lithium mine at Thacker Pass



Tribal Members Aim to Stop Lithium Nevada Corporation From Digging Up Cultural Sites in Thacker Pass

By Protect Thacker Pass

Censored News

FORT McDERMITT, Nevada – As soon as June 23, Lithium Nevada Corporation (LNC) plans to begin removing cultural sites, artifacts, and possibly human remains belonging to the ancestors of the Paiute and Western Shoshone peoples for the proposed Thacker Pass open pit lithium mine.

Carlisle: The Children Who Never Came Home

Carlisle Indian School 
Remembering the children who never came home

by Brenda Norrell
Censored News 2008

Photos for the families of the children who never came home. Carlisle Cemetery 2008 by 

CARLISLE, Penn. -- Most American Indian children in US boarding schools were kidnapped, stolen from their parents. At Carlisle Indian Industrial School, Native American children were part of the US experiment which became the prototype of the boarding schools that followed. Across the US, Indian children were forbidden to speak their language, which carried their songs and ceremonies. Their hair was cut in an attempt to cut the Indian-ness from them.