lipan apache women defense / TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER WALL / war contractors

Lipan Apache Women Defense, Intervention on Human Rights, Indigenous Women, Families & Militarization

UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Eighth SessionMay 19-29, 2009 Presented by Margo Támez, Co-Founder, Lipan Apache Women’s Defense, Nádasi’né’ nde’ isdzáné begoz’aahi’ shimaa shini’ gokalGową goshjaa ha’áná’idiłí texas-nakaiyé godesdzog[El Calaboz Ranchería, U.S.-Mexico Border; subregion: Texas, U.S.-Tamaulipas, MX] Agenda Item 4:Follow Up on the Recommendations of the Permanent Forum“Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, Militarization and the … Continue reading

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Human Rights Violations Texas-Mexico Border Wall

As we prepare to submit our intervention, tomorrow, on the issues of Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, Militarization and the Texas-Mexico border wall at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, We warmly invite you, our sisters, brothers, and allies, to review the papers on these issues as they pertain to our case at this … Continue reading

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Lipan Apache Women Defense an Indigenous Peoples’ Organization (United Nations)

Today we are representing the community concerns of human rights violations at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues See the video of Global Indigenous Women Caucus, in which the Lipan Apache Women Defense has participated in dialogues, discussions and debates related to customary title, aboriginal title, cultural resource management, social and economic issues, … Continue reading

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UPDATE: TAMEZ & BENAVIDEZ CASE & DOCUMENTS

Your support is very important to the critical examination of the U.S. law system as it pertains to indigenous peoples whose customary and traditional lands are within the U.S. political boundaries, and at U.S. international borders. Thanks to all who have been holding vigils for the Benavidez and Tamez extended clans on the El Calaboz … Continue reading

BARBARA HINES / DENISE GILMAN / El Calaboz / HEARING / Inter-American Commission/Organization of American States / JEFF WILSON / JUDE BENAVIDEZ / KAREN ENGLE / margo tamez / TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER WALL

TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER WALL HEARING: INTER-AMERICAN COMMISSION–ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES

TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER WALL HEARING AT THE INTER-AMERICAN COMMISSION–ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES. UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS WORKING GROUP AND RAPOPORT CENTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND JUSTICE (SEE BRIEFING PAPERS). Continue reading