Mexico has 60 indigenous languages in danger of...
For half a millennium, contact with outsiders has meant...
Oarfish, the lengthy, serpentine creatures that factor...
“Thus he learned that there are spirits in the water – that...
On April 1, the United Nations Working Group II of the...
The Tohono O’odham Nation straddles the Arizona/Mexico...
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Rick Kearns
12/27/13
Indigenous guards were among the tens of thousands of Colombians in December who rallied in support of Bogota Mayor Gustavo Petro, who faces a possible removal ordered by Colombia'...
Rick Kearns
12/26/13
The indigenous people of Brazil known as the Xavante are reducing deforestation through controlled burning in their hunting rituals; that is the finding of a study conducted by the...

A year ago today, doomsayers were pinching themselves, astounded that they, and the world, were still very much alive

ICTMN Staff
12/21/13
Remember the apocalypse? It was a year ago today, or was supposed to be...
Barbara Fraser
12/20/13
Peru’s ability to consult Indigenous Peoples about laws and development projects affecting them is still “incipient,” although the country has made progress since protests over nat...
Rick Kearns
12/19/13
The leak of over 264,000 gallons of radioactive acid slurry onto aboriginal Mirrar territory in northern Australia will be investigated, officials announced on December 13, almost ...
Barbara Fraser
12/18/13
Peruvian lawyer Diego García Sayán served as his country’s minister of justice and minister of foreign relations before joining the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in 2004...
Rick Kearns
12/16/13
The ways that laws affecting Indigenous Peoples in Latin America are interpreted by courts – including those dealing with control of natural resources, property and prior consultat...
ICTMN Staff
12/13/13
Nelson Mandela, or Madiba as he is known, will be laid to rest with a First Nations eagle feather, Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo said on December 1...
Rick Kearns
12/12/13
Masked gunmen murdered Awa official Juan Alvaro Nastacuas Pai on November 29, shooting him twice in the head, killing him instantly...

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