World Events

August 01, 2014
By:
Raphael Levi Caleb

The flood of undocumented Latin American immigrants crossing into the US cannot be assailed on moral grounds. The term "Hispanic" is a classic misnomer. It distorts reality and vaporizes the entitlement of the native population. Hispanics are not Spanish. Spain is not their homeland.

July 19, 2014
By:
Ryan Bellerose

It’s an interesting time to be indigenous.

January 29, 2014
By:
Robert Warrior

Ryan Bellerose’s unfortunate recent op-ed essay in Indian Country Today Media Network, “Don’t Mix Indigenous Fight with Palestinian Rights," would be laughable and easy

January 10, 2014
By:
Steve Russsell

The Sunday New York Times reported that Al Qaeda has taken control of the Iraqi city of Fallujah, for the first time since the U.S.

January 01, 2014
By:
Dina Gilio Whitaker

I’m not one to make resolutions for the upcoming new year but I do think the end of the year is a good time to reflect back on the news that came out of Indian country.

December 31, 2013
By:
Julianne Jennings

A recent article written by Daphne R, "DNA Evidence Proves That The First People In China Were Black," confirms what black historians have been arguing for many years, th

December 29, 2013
By:
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

Earlier this month the American Studies Association made big news when it voted to support the boycott, divest and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel, igniting a conflagration of controversy in the media and academic worlds.

December 26, 2013
By:
Nancy Omaha Boy
December 22, 2013
By:
Julianne Jennings

How American Indians became concentrated on reservations is a complicated story that most Americans know only very little about, let alone Italians, who have recently compared their economic crisis to that of “

October 02, 2013
By:
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

The word “nation” is one of those words that gets thrown around haphazardly by academics, laypeople and politicians alike; it has become synonymous with “nation-state” and “state” to describe what we understand today as the global polities we refer to as countries.

July 11, 2013
By:
Julianne Jennings

Racialization is the social and historical process of assigning individuals and groups a racial identity and social status, and places them into positions of superior and inferior types.

July 08, 2013
By:
Steven Newcomb

In September 2014, a United Nations High Level Plenary Meeting (UN-HLPM) “to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples” (WCIP) will take place at the UN Headquarters of New York.

June 20, 2013
By:
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

Google “Guatemalan genocide” and you’ll find in Wikipedia a description that characterizes it as a civil war between the government and leftist rebel groups made up of predominantly Mayan Indians and poor peasants.

June 18, 2013
By:
Armstrong Wiggins

Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness is due all people.

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