Barbara Fraser
2/20/15
For Alfredo Rojas, the history of the remote villages along the Ampiyacu River is one of enslavement...
Barbara Fraser
2/19/15
Indigenous communities claim—and scientific evidence increasingly shows—that indigenous forested territories are as well protected as, or better protected than, government-designat...
Rick Kearns
1/29/15
Illegal logging is forcing isolated indigenous people out of their territory again in Maranhao province in northern Brazil, renewing concerns of further deaths from assaults and ex...
ICTMN Staff
12/23/14
This past summer news broke about more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, which attempted to make contact in Peru...
Rick Kearns
9/13/14
Peruvian indigenous activists and allies are calling on the Peruvian government to halt the so-called ‘human safaris’ that take tourists to the home regions of uncontacted Indigeno...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/6/14
The Xatanawa have never been alone nor "uncontacted" in their century-long history of resistance...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/5/14
They were separated only by the narrow course of the Envira river. From a distance of a few meters they tried to speak to each other...
Felipe Milanez and Glenn Shepard
8/4/14
The same group of red-painted indigenous warriors famously photographed in 2008 aiming arrows at the photographer’s aircraft now tell their own story: the story of massacre and suf...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/13
Tensions were high in June as more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, attempted to make contact in Peru’s southeastern Ama...
Rick Kearns
4/10/13
The Awa people of Maranhao state, in northeastern Brazil, have turned in desperation to the international community to help protect their territory according to activists at Surviv...