Native Americans

With Tribal Communities
PDF
April, 2012

This issue of "Connections" focuses on advocacy with Tribal communities. The Department of Justice reports that Native Americans are two and one-half times more likely to experience sexual assault than all races in the United States combined. This is especially relevant in Washington, where the National Congress of American Indians lists 29 federally recognized Indian Tribes and one additional state-recognized Tribe. It is imperative for community sexual assault advocates to understand how…

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Native Americans
Native American—Indian Communities
Recording
January, 2008

Club Native is a candid and deeply moving look at the pain, confusion and frustration suffered by many First Nations people as they struggle for the most important right of all: the right to belong on the Mohawk reserve of Kahnawake.

  1. Native American—Indian Communities
  • Author: Deer, Tracy
  • Publisher: Women Make Movies, 2008
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Native Americans, Anti-Oppression
Role of Criminal Justice System
Book
January, 1998
  1. Native Women
  2. Native American/Indian Communities
  • Publisher: Cangleska, Inc, 1998.
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Native Americans, Criminal Justice Process
DVD
January, 2006

Finding Dawn gets its title from Dawn Crey, one of the estimated 500 Canadian Native women who have gone missing or have been murdered in the last thirty years. Finding Dawn illustrates the deep historical, social and economic factors that contribute to the epidemic of violence against Indigenous women in this country. It goes further to present the ultimate message that stopping the violence is everyone's responsibility.

1 videodisc (73 min.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in

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Native Americans

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