Hired gunmen firing at Guarani in Brazil were filmed...
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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has joined the chorus of...
Mexico has 60 indigenous languages in danger of...
For half a millennium, contact with outsiders has meant...
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ICTMN Staff
3/8/11
Maria Aguinda, Ecuadorean Quechua who spearheaded fight against Chevron. Chevron didn’t stand a chance before the ire of indigenous villager Maria Aguinda...
ICTMN Staff
3/8/11
Gathering food and firewood, women the world over are the main users of forest resources, international forestry experts say. But they seldom get to manage these areas...
Renzo Pipoli
3/3/11
Peru made its boldest move ever against illegal gold mining in mid-February by sending 1,500 troops in a combined army-police -navy operative aimed at destroying dredges but had to...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/3/11
After a century of exile in the United States—and decades of wrangling—human remains from the famed citadel of Machu Picchu will be repatriated to Peru, along with thousands of art...
ICTMN Staff
2/27/11
Up to 10,000 miners are working illegally in a 60-square-mile area in Guacamayo to extract gold from the Peruvian Amazon region known as Madre de Dios, and it is ruining the once p...
Rick Kearns
2/24/11
After the arrests of indigenous demonstrators on charges of terrorism human rights advocates and indigenous Ecuadorian leaders are asserting that President Rafael Correa is crimina...
ICTMN Staff
2/24/11
In a study released February 21, the Ministry of Culture said that five Colombian indigenous languages are “nearly extinct” because each language has less than 60 speakers...
David Dudenhoefer
2/18/11
It took 17 years, but justice has finally come for the thousands of Ecuadoreans affected by contamination left behind by Chevron...
Sara Shahriari
2/16/11
Bolivian President Evo Morales has vowed that his country will continue to fight for international recognition of Bolivians' right to chew the coca leaf...
ICTMN Staff
1/21/11
The Australian Football League (AFL), the governing body of Australian rules football, is sending one of their greats, Andrew McLeod, to the United Nations to represent them in Gen...

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