Bill Weinberg
5/13/03
Following an Indian upsurge in the 1980s, Colombia's constitution now contains the kinds of guarantees on indigenous autonomy that the movements in Mexico and Guatemala are demandi...
Philip Burnham
5/13/03
Once again, there's trouble in Chiapas...
Bill Weinberg
5/12/03
Nowhere have indigenous movements made their power felt in national politics as in Ecuador...
John Mohawk
5/12/03
When the Spanish first arrived in the Caribbean over 500 years ago, the idea that indigenous peoples might possess rights and notions about what those rights might be was given sca...
Editors Report
5/12/03
The world's indigenous peoples converge this week in New York for the United Nations Second Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues...
Bill Weinberg
5/12/03
NEW YORK - The UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues holds its second session the week of May 12 in New York, a year after the body's first meeting...
Bill Weinberg
5/12/03
The Maya Indian rebels of the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) in Mexico's southern state of Chiapas won international attention with their New Year's 1994 uprising - laun...
Mark Fogarty
5/9/03
NEW YORK - The voluntary fund the United Nations set up in 1995 to pay for projects engendered by its International Decade of the World's Indigenous Peoples had raised just $2.1 mi...

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