A Peruvian court has ruled that plans to dredge parts of...
In 1993, Brian Werner finished his Navy hitch and moved his...
Just days after a young Matsigenka man was killed by a...
Some years ago the Indian Tenetehar from Maranhão told me...
It is common knowledge, at least in indigenous circles,...
Administrators at the University of Illinois – home of the...
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World News

Barbara Fraser
3/9/15
A decade-long legal battle over pollution from oil drilling has ended with the announcement of a settlement between Occidental Petroleum and five Achuar communities on the Corrient...
Indigenous Rights Now AP
Duane Champagne
3/9/15
Policy makers and academics often describe the contemporary condition of Indigenous Peoples as marginalized politically and economically...
Rick Kearns
3/8/15
There are more than 8,000 indigenous people in prison in Mexico who do not know the charges against them due to a lack of bilingual personnel in the criminal justice system accordi...
ICTMN Staff
3/6/15
World outrage has erupted as members of the Islamic State group known as ISIS have allegedly bulldozed an ancient sacred site in northern Iraq after weeks of hacking hallowed artif...
Rick Kearns
3/6/15
The mapping of sacred indigenous sites along the Black River (Rio Negro) in Brazil’s Amazon, known as the Anaconda Expedition, moved into its second phase this year, bringing toget...
Barbara Fraser
3/4/15
Kneeling in a small clearing amid tropical trees, Baldemar Mazaro skillfully arranges a circle of sticks and a noose of cord in the community of San Miguel de Bala...
ICTMN Staff
3/3/15
Scientists have been warning for years that climate change could lead to political conflict, and even war, often citing the uprising in Syria...
Linda Farthing
2/23/15
Carnaval in Oruro, Bolivia is one of South America’s largest...
Barbara Fraser
2/22/15
"Long ago, when animals were gente ..." Those words, uttered countless times by indigenous Amazonian storytellers, blur the boundary between humans and other creatures in the fores...
Barbara Fraser
2/20/15
For Alfredo Rojas, the history of the remote villages along the Ampiyacu River is one of enslavement...

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