World Events

February 16, 2015
By:
Steve Russell

Turkey has a rich and colorful history at the crossroads of several worlds. The geographical crossroads between Europe and Asia.

February 12, 2015
By:
Peter d'Errico

Are you puzzled about the violence of the Islamic State, how killing and torture can be justified by religious doctrines? Have you thought that Muslim violence today echoes Christian violence in the Crusades and the Inquisition?

January 09, 2015
By:
Peter d'Errico

The "outcome document" of the high-level ple

December 31, 2014
By:
Julianne Jennings

As Americans scrambled to prepare for the Christmas holiday, it was time to reflect on the true meaning of the holiday. Things that make the holiday special are not “things.” It’s the time spent together with family and friends and memories made.

December 22, 2014
By:
Jose Barreiro

Cuban sovereignty was the big winner—reaffirmed and finally respected—as Cuban President Raul Castro and U.S. President Barack Obama simultaneously announced historic new agreements that reestablish nation-to-nation relations between the two countries.

December 10, 2014
By:
Steven Newcomb

The debate over the meaning and significance of the outcome document for the United Nations (UN) high level plenary meeting (erroneously referred to as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples) is not going to end anytime soon.

November 19, 2014
By:
Steven Newcomb

In Rudy Ryser’s recent article, “Governing and Demagogues,” (ICTMN, 11/10/14), Glenn Morris (Shawnee) and I are the ones being termed “demagogues.” Ryser,

November 11, 2014
By:
Jessica Carro

If you are an American, born and raised, reading this article, than you were most likely told the same Thanksgiving fairytale story growing up.

November 10, 2014
By:
Rudolph C. Ryser

Reading the Glenn Morris comment in “Invader-States Hijacked UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples” and Steven Newcomb’s “

November 04, 2014
By:
Glenn Morris

The fiasco that was falsely proclaimed to be the UN World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (WCIP), continues to endanger the international movement for Indigenous peoples’ self-determination.

November 03, 2014
By:
Will Micklin

On September 22, all 193 member countries of the United Nations came together in overwhelming support of a document to further the rights of indigenous peoples.

October 24, 2014
By:
Steve Russell

Those of us who carry indigenous genetic material today descend from the survivors of biological warfare on a cataclysmic scale, principally smallpox and measles, both diseases caused by viruses that require no direct contact to spread and can survive on dry surfaces.

October 18, 2014
By:
Jose Barreiro

Something of the sentiment and thrust current in the American Indian/Indigenous world of the Americas was evident in a recent session in Lima, Peru.

October 16, 2014
By:
Glenn Morris

While watching the fraudulently-labeled United Nations World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (HLPM/WCIP--see end footnote 1, below) on UN WebTV

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