Canada crimes against First Nations was genocide

By PHIL FONTAINE AND BERNIE FARBER Special to The Globe and Mail On Monday, Oct. 14, we have the unique and historic opportunity to meet with Professor James Anaya, the Special United Nations Rapporteur for Indigenous People. It is our conviction that Canada’s history with First Nations people was not just dark and brutal, but […]

U.N. official, tribal leaders meet on U.S. Indian policy

Read here: http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=11&articleid=20120504_11_A13_CUTLIN187212 “Known in U.N. lingo as a “special rapporteur,” James Anaya ended a two-week official tour of the United States with a stop at the University of Tulsa. Speaking one after the other for four hours and sometimes speaking in native languages, more than 30 tribal leaders offered testimony on the history and […]