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Standing Rock: The Violation of Indigenous People(s) Rights

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Stocking Hall, 146

A seminar by David Archambault II, Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation

Chairman Archambault is a leading spokesperson for protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline, has spoken on Indigenous rights before the Human Rights Council of the United Nations, and written in the New York Times. He recently was named by Foreign Policy magazine as a Global Thinker 2016 for his stewardship of the Dakota/Lakota homeland.

Sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources

Cosponsored by the American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program and the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs

The seminar will livestream on CornellCast.

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David Archambault II

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Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation

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