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World News

Barbara Fraser
8/31/12
Illegal gold miners from Brazil may have killed dozens of Yanomami people in a remote area of the Venezuelan Amazon, according to reports from an indigenous organization there...
Duane Champagne
8/30/12
One of the biggest shortcomings of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) is that it does not actually define Indigenous Peoples...
Rick Kearns
8/29/12
The Brazilian Supreme Court has ruled that the construction of the controversial Belo Monte dam can resume, for now...
Vincent Schilling
8/28/12
A British man living in South Wales who has lived as an Apache Indian for the past 20 years under the name Mangas Colaradas will be allowed to keep badger paws and Eagle wings in h...
Sam Laskaris
8/28/12
Richard Peter is hoping to finish off his international career with even more hardware than he already has—and he’s already toting plenty...

Bolivia's National Museum of Ethnography and Folklore (MUSEF) sits on a narrow street in downtown La Paz.

Marc Dadigan
8/25/12
Stanford University senior Lyla Johnston’s commitment to bringing her indigenous perspective to anthropology has led her on many journeys: from studying menstrual taboos surroundin...
ICTMN Staff
8/24/12
Two recently published studies delve into what caused the collapse of the Mayan empire, a question many archaeologists have tried answering...
ICTMN Staff
8/23/12
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, James Anaya , is urging the United States government and state and local authorities in South Dakota to c...
Rick Kearns
8/21/12
Brazil's Federal Regional Tribunal of the First Region, the highest court of appeals in the country, ordered an immediate halt to all construction of the controversial Belo Monte D...

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