Tag: Indigenous issues

The Ainu People and Japan – Recognition over Reconciliation

A group of Ainu. http://bit.ly/2ntIEN4

The upcoming 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo have led to the Japanese government to implement policies and campaigns that have emphasized Japan’s international role in the world and growing acceptance of diversity. Whether it be rising public acceptance of biracial…

Canada’s National Inquiry and the Attainment of Justice


The Native Women’s Association of Canada’s (NWAC) report card grading the progress of the commission tasked with conducting the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls is disappointing. The proposed shortcomings, which include issues of effective communication and…