Rick Kearns
1/18/16
Bolivia is preparing to build an International Institute of the Quechua Nation (IIQN) to study indigenous Quechua science, culture and language, according to an announcement in Dec...
AP Nahuatl Incense Procession Basilica of Guadalupe
Rick Kearns
11/11/15
For the first time in Mexican history mass was said in the country’s predominant indigenous language, Nahuatl, in the church dedicated to the Virgin of Guadalupe who, according to ...
Jose Barreiro
10/18/14

Something of the sentiment and thrust current in the American Indian/Indigenous world of the Americas was evident in a recent session in Lima, Peru....

Bill Weinberg
9/18/13
Miryam Yataco—educator, language rights advocate and an expert in intercultural bilingual education—has been involved in crafting language recovery efforts for the Indigenous Parli...
ICTMN Staff
4/1/13
When a five-week long Underwater Basketweaving course showed up on Coursera’s home page, it looked legit—on the surface...
Duane Champagne
7/24/12
Mestizo. Métis . Mixed bloods. Though clearly different, all these terms are used to racially classify people with Indian ancestry...
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...