Steve Newcomb, (Shawnee/Lenape) delivers the North American Caucus intervention at the 11th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues on this morning at the U.N. headquarters in New York, New York. The UNPFII began May 7 and continues through May 18. Newcomb is co-founder and co-director of the Indigenous Law Institute, author of Pagans in the Promised Land: Decoding the Doctrine of Christian Discovery (2008), and a columnist for Indian Country Today Media Network.
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