U.S. Human Rights Record Undergoes International Scrutiny

Amy Bergquist, staff attorney with The Advocates for Human Rights, is in Geneva this week for the United Nations Human Rights Committee’s review of the United States’ human rights record. She is part of a delegation coordinated by the U.S. Human Rights Network, a network of organizations and individuals working to build and strengthen a … Continue reading U.S. Human Rights Record Undergoes International Scrutiny

Thanksgiving Mourning

"The white man says, there is freedom and justice for all. We have had ‘freedom and justice,’ and that is why we have been almost exterminated." -The 1927 Grand Council of American Indians November is Native American Indian Heritage Month, and the Friday after Thanksgiving is Native American Indian Heritage Day. In this time for … Continue reading Thanksgiving Mourning