indigenous women

Nov 17, 2010

Activist Communique: Killing Sisters in Spirit

Krystalline Kraus
On Friday Oct. 29, 2010, the Federal government announced it was disbanding the Sisters in Spirit (SIS) program -- disappearing the program just as women disappear.
Aug 19, 2010

Does the war against Aboriginal women begin at home?

Rick Harp
While giving credit to the terrible conditions that create these problems, we often overlook the dysfunctional community life that can drive Aboriginal women off their home reserves and into danger.
May 21, 2010

Indian Act remedy Bill C-3 is flawed

Shelagh Day and Joyce Green
Thousands of women will still not be equal to men under this amendment to the Indian Act. If the Conservative won’t fix this, the opposition parties must vote it down.
Feb 16, 2010

Rally recalls murdered and missing indigenous women

John Bonnar
More than 300 people gathered Sunday outside police headquarters in Toronto for a rally calling for greater public awareness and an end to the battering and slaying of native women.

Fifth annual rally for Our Missing Sisters

Feb 14, 2010
Police HQ
40 College St. at Bay
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 39.5856" N, 79° 23' 6.2268" W
Ontario CA
Over 500 Indigenous women have been murdered or gone missing -- most over the last 30 years -- on Turtle Island.


Subscribe to RSS - indigenous women