Carnaval in Oruro, Bolivia is one of South America’s...
"Long ago, when animals were gente..." Those words, uttered...
For Alfredo Rojas, the history of the remote villages along...
Indigenous communities claim—and scientific evidence...
The increasing influence of indigenous intellectuals in...
Tonya Gonnella Frichner October 2014
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent...
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World News

Rick Kearns
2/10/15
In the first week of February Peruvian national police and Yanacocha mine security guards tore down the foundations of a house Maxima Acuña de Chaupe and her family were building a...
Dominique Godrèche
2/9/15
On December 15, Vice president and medicine man Rex Lee Jim, from the Navajo Nation, was part of the delegation visiting Paris to buy back sacred Navajo masks at the Drouot auction...
John C. Cannon, Mongabay.com
2/8/15
The rainforests of South America face many threats...
Steve Russell
2/6/15
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty are the merged successors to radio stations of the same name begun after World War II for the purpose of telling the other side of the story in the ...
ICTMN Staff
2/4/15
Arctic ice is not only melting but also getting younger...
Rick Kearns
1/29/15
Illegal logging is forcing isolated indigenous people out of their territory again in Maranhao province in northern Brazil, renewing concerns of further deaths from assaults and ex...
Steve Russell
1/29/15
The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reports a discovery that will amuse indigenous medicine people and provide more grist for those of us who get sick and tired of ...
Sara Shahriari
1/23/15
Clad in a brown tunic and crimson hat adorned with gold, Evo Morales emerged from a stone door in the ancient city of Tiwanaku on January 21 to address the waiting crowd and begin ...
Rick Kearns
1/23/15
After attacking and shutting down an oil field in Ecuador in early January, most of the Waorani warriors who were arrested for the attack will be tried soon for sabotage and paraly...
Rick Kearns
1/22/15
On Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Peruvian National Police officers along with members of the Securitas agency, who provides security services for the Yanacocha Mine Co., invaded the ho...

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