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Barbara Fraser
11/30/11
Uncontacted But Not Unbowed: 'Arrow People' Guard the Rainforest; Book Review The advance of “civilization” has not been kind to indigenous people in Amazonia...
Maria Clara Valencia
11/26/11
Two Indian leaders from the Embera community in Colombia were killed by the illegally armed group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc)...
ICTMN Staff
11/25/11
More than 61,000 fans stuffed New Zealand’s Eden Park stadium on October 23 for the Rugby World Cup Final between the home nation and France...
Bill Weinberg
11/21/11
A hit squad of some 40 masked gunmen on November 18 executed a cacique or traditional leader of Brazil’s Kaiowa-Guarani people...
Vincent Schilling
11/15/11
The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs held a hearing on November 3 to discuss legislation that would spur economic activity and create jobs o...
ICTMN Staff
11/13/11
November 12 marked the one-year anniversary of Canada's signing of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), and aboriginal and Canadian leaders ...
ICTMN Staff
11/10/11
On a recent visit to Paraguay , Kyung-wha Kang, UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, noted that the government has made progress to protect and respect Indigenous Peoples’...
Barbara Fraser
11/10/11
UPDATED, NOVEMBER 10, 2011: A Brazilian court on November 9, ruled that indigenous communities do not have the right to free, prior and informed consultation in regards to the Belo...
ICTMN Staff
11/9/11
Prehistoric painters were most likely not taking creative license when they illustrated leopard-spotted horses on the walls of a cave in Pech-Merle, France some 25,000 years ago, r...
Barbara Fraser
11/8/11
In a case reminiscent of the movie Avatar, a tree symbolic to the Cofán people of southern Colombia is threatened by construction of a military base...

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