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Canada officially adopts UN declaration on rights of Indigenous Peoples — Warrior Publications

While this is a fantastic step, that it took 10 years for anyone to care enough to “take this off” makes this “announcement” fairly anti-climactic. It is all just papers between people who are so far removed from the actual lives of indigenous people that it is ridiculous.

 

Standing ovation in General Assembly greets Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett’s announcement CBC News, May 10, 2016 There were cheers in the United Nations as Canada officially removed its objector status to the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Tuesday, almost a decade after it was adopted by the General Assembly. “We are […]

via Canada officially adopts UN declaration on rights of Indigenous Peoples — Warrior Publications

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