AMERICAN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

AMERICAN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (Adopted at the third plenary session, held on June 15, 2016) THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, RECALLING the contents of resolution AG/RES. 2867 (XLIV-O/14), “Draft American Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples,” as well as all the previous resolutions on this issue; RECALLING also the “Declaration on the Rights of the Indigenous Peoples in the Americas,” document AG/DEC. 79 (XLIV-O/14), which reaffirms that progress in promoting and effectively protecting the rights of the indigenous peoples of the Americas is a priority for the…

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The Term Negro May Have Been Meant For American Indians

6 Shocking Facts About Slavery, Natives and African Americans 1619, the year slavery was born, or was it? Vincent Schilling • September 12, 2017 The Joseph Jenkins Roberts Center at Norfolk State University (NSU) held a conference called 1619: The Making of America in September of 2013. That year is historically significant because it was the first year Africans were brought to the colonies, slavery was born and it was the year America’s first legislative body was founded. In an admirable gesture to honor all of the cultural relations happening in the America’s in…

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The State Of Black America

How you view yourself is how you treat yourself. We choose our own fate and destiny by the way we see ourselves in the world. If you see yourself only having a job you would never aspire to have your own business, so what you think is relevant to what you do. The mind is like the genii bottle, be careful how you rub it because whatever you ask of it, it will make manifest good or bad. It was once said, if you can control a man’s mind you…

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