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Endorsing their rights – Indian Country Today
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Endorsing their rights
Posted: April 21, 2008
by: Gale Courey Toensing / Indian Country Today
Canadian Parliament passes UN Declaration resolution
OTTAWA – The Canadian Parliament has endorsed the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples by a majority vote – an action that was lauded by indigenous peoples’ organizations and human rights groups across the continent.