Native American issues

Resolution on First Nations

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The First Nations of Canada include more than 600 communities recognized as Aboriginal, excluding the Inuit and Metis. According to the most recent (2011) Canadian National Household Survey, 851,560 people have identified as a First Nations person, representing 2.6% of the total Canadian population. First Nations have a special relationship...

Native American Indians

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As the United States begins its third century, few moral responsibilities challenge the American people with such poignancy as the responsibility we have to the Native American. One million American Indians live as a "fourth world" nation in our midst. They are stifled in expressing their cultural, ethnic, and political...