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Racial Equity & Human Rights: Moving Forward on Native American Rights

Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
UI Center for Human Rights
129 E. Washington St., Iowa City, IA 52242

Join us for this one hour Zoom webinar to address ongoing human rights issues facing indigenous populations in the US and recent developments such as the July 9 Supreme Court decision recognizing much of Eastern Oklahoma as tribal land. 



Speakers:



  • Dave Archambault: (Lakota: Tokala Ohitika) Senior Fellow for the University of Colorado’s First Peoples Worldwide, and the former Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

  • Dean Kevin Washburn: (Chickasaw) University of Iowa College of Law, former Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the U.S. Department of the Interior

  • Larry Baca: (Pawnee) former Deputy Director of the Office of Tribal Justice, United States Department of Justice, and former President of the Native American Bar Association

Join us for the webinar at the following link: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/97686758534



No need to register in advance. Webinar is open to all and will be recorded for future viewing on the UICHR website. 


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Colleen Opal in advance at 13193353900 or colleen-opal@uiowa.edu.