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Gale Courey Toensing
3/14/12
The federal government of Canada has not addressed the issue of persistent poverty among Indigenous Peoples, nor has it implemented the right to free, prior and informed consent be...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/12/12
Think of Turkey, the country, and what images come to mind? Turkish delight – that exquisite powdery sugar-covered, pistachio-stuffed confection...
Valerie Taliman
3/12/12
At the largest travel show in the world, ITB Berlin 2012, thousands of people came to the Discover America Pavilion to “see the Indians” and learn more about Native cultures in the...
Sara Shahriari
3/11/12
Stephen Corry’s Tribal Peoples for Tomorrow’s World : A Guide (Survival International, 2011) offers a galloping overview of the history and modern challenges faced by its title sub...
ICTMN Staff
3/11/12
As Japan looks back on the one-year anniversary of the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that leveled a northern region last March 11, Canada is looking ahead...
Barbara Fraser
3/10/12
Continued construction of the Belo Monte dam, a huge and controversial hydroelectric plant on Brazil’s Xingú River raised red flags for a committee of experts from the Internationa...
Bill Weinberg
3/8/12
When the United Nations process on climate change unveiled the program known as Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) three years ago, it was hailed b...
Duane Champagne
3/5/12
It was four and a half years ago—September 13, 2007 to be precise—that the U.N...
ICTMN Staff
3/3/12
Dr. Karl Bates explains how he recreated the T. rex skull to determine bite force. Would you rather get bitten by a Tyrannosaurus rex or sat on by an elephant?...
ICTMN Staff
3/2/12
With the ongoing fighting and tensions going on in Syria, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on March 2 asked the Syrian government to allow aid for those in desperate ne...

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