Nde of El Calaboz / Nde self-determination / Nde' Cultural Survival / Nde' self governance / Racism / Settler Colonialism / TEXAS

Letter of Protest to Valley Morning Star Article: "Ranches of Significance"

Dear Editor, Valley Morning Star Ha’shi? Danzho. Warm greetings. I am the daughter of hereditary Chiefly families of the Ndé, and the Hada’didla Ndé, related to the Cúelcahén Ndé, Nakaiyé Ndé and Suma Ndé through my maternal and paternal lineage. I am a direct lineal descendent of Lipan Apache Chiefly peoples, and the Chiefly peoples … Continue reading

border wall / Criminalizaton of Human Rights Defenders / DECLARATION ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES / Decolonization / Dispossession / LIPAN APACHE El Calaboz Rancheria / TEXAS / U.S. Social Forum

LIPAN APACHE EL CALABOZ LEADERS TO U.S. SOCIAL FORUM

STATEMENT OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF THE TEXAS-MEXICO BORDER,LOWER RIO GRANDE RIVER, EL CALABOZ RANCHERÍA,TO THE U.S. SOCIAL FORUM (2010) REPRESENTATIVES Greetings! The Lipan Apache Women Defense (LAW-Defense), an Indigenous Peoples Organization (IPO), established in 2007, and a Texas-Mexico border human rights working group, co-founded by Eloisa Garcia Tamez and Margo Tamez, is located in the … Continue reading

border fence / border wall / Daniel Ibsen Morales / El Calaboz / Eloisa Garcia Tamez / indigenous people at international borders / LIPAN APACHE people / margo tamez / TEXAS / U.S.-Mexico border

"IN DEMOCRACY’S SHADOW: FENCES, RAIDS, AND THE PRODUCTION OF MIGRANT ILLEGALITY" by Daniel Ibsen Morales

Dr. Eloisa Garcia Tamez separated from ancestral lands by the mega-project border wall constructed by the United States against the firm protests of the Nde’ of El Calaboz Rancheria and from related Nde’ across the United States. University of Wisconsin Law School, Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Paper No. 1068, January 2009, Daniel Ibsen Morales … Continue reading

genocide denial / lipan apache peoples / Nde of El Calaboz / settler states / TEXAS

12 Methods Used to Deny ‘Lipan Apache’ Genocide in Texas and to Regulate Nde’ Struggles to the Normative Discourse of ‘the Past’ & ‘Extinction’

REVIEW the 12 Methods of Denying Genocide Read; Read; Read; Consider critical analysis for further consideration of indigenous self-determination movements, settler colonialism, Nde’ struggles for self-recognition, self-governance and self-determination. Continue reading