U.S. History

"In the Light of Justice: The Rise of Human Rights in Native America and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples"

Walter Echo-Hawk

About the Program

Walter Echo-Hawk talks about the U.S. government's adoption of the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and discusses what needs to be done to implement it and create a more just society for Native Americans.  He spoke at Arizona State University's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law.      

About the Authors

Walter Echo-Hawk

Walter Echo-Hawk is an attorney, tribal judge, author, and activist.  He previously taught at the University of Tulsa College of Law and served as a staff attorney for the Native American Rights Fund.  Mr. Echo-Hawk is the author of "In the Courts of the Conqueror: The 10 Worst Indian Law Cases Ever Decided."  For more, visit: walterechohawk.com.      


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"In the Light of Justice: The Rise of Human Rights in Native America and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, December 28th at 9:45am (ET)
  • Sunday, December 1st at 5:45am (ET)
  • Sunday, November 3rd at 7pm (ET)
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