Support Lipan Apache Land Defenders
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Support Lipan Apache Land Defenders

Art by Melanie Cervantes The Lipan Apache (Nde’), the indigenous peoples of South Texas, are looking for your support in demanding the U.S. government to halt the development and militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border wall in our autonomous homelands.   The Nde’ people recently hosted a gathering with our traditional chiefs, clan heads and allied activists … Continue reading

Call to Texas-Mexico Border Communities
"BACK TO THE WALL" / Apache Human Rights

Call to Texas-Mexico Border Communities

The Lipan Apache Women Defense is inviting affected communities to voice their concerns over the impacts of the Texas-Mexico border wall. The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (UN-CERD) is reviewing the United States in Feb. 2014 with regard to the human rights situation along the Texas-Mexico border wall. We are seeking to bring … Continue reading

Apache Human Rights / Indigenous human rights / Lipan Apache Treaties and land claims / lipan apache women / UNDRIP

North American Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus, March 19-20, 2011

A delegation comprised of Lipan Apaches of El Calaboz Rancheria, the Lipan Apache Band of Texas, and San Carlos Apache Tribe formed a working group to attend, learn, share, inform, and make interventions on the issues affecting Nde’ and Nnee’ (‘Apache’) peoples’ self-determination and sovereignty. Some of these are borders, gender violence, taxation, the right … Continue reading