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The Week That Was
Elijah Harper Lies in State in Manitoba
Upper Sioux Elder Tom Ross Walks On
Struggle for Land Rights in Chile
Elijah Harper Walks On
Michelle Thrush, Misty Upham in Cannes
If Jupiter and Saturn Filled the Sky
5 Natural Pest Deterrents for the Garden
BIA’s Charles Addington Award Finalist
Rez Ball Is Big Time in Navajo Nation
Crossing the Dental Divide
Shari Sebbens of 'The Sapphires'
Remains Returned to Mother Earth
Chiefs Walk Out of Keystone XL Meeting
Great Plains Chiefs Against Keystone XL
ACLU Joins Indigenous Prisoners Struggle
Showcase for Model Tribal Housing
Cherokee To Run Largest Tribal Wind Farm
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Things About Skins
Papua New Guinea’s Coconut Revolution
August 21, 2011
The people of Bougainville in Papua New Guinea have been fighting in what has become known as the first eco-revolution in the world...
Controversy Stirs Over Television Series on a Peruvian Tribe
August 19, 2011
A reality television series filmed in Machiguenga communities in the Peruvian Amazon misrepresented the tribe and reinforced stereotypes, says an anthropologist who has studied the...
Indigenous Bolivians March Against Highway
August 18, 2011
On August 15 several hundred people from lowland Bolivia began a 350 mile, month long march toward the government’s seat in La Paz to protest a highway that will cut through a larg...
Huitoto Tribe in Colombia Teaches its Native Language
August 15, 2011
The Huitoto Tribe, from the thick forest of the Amazon rainforest in Colombia, are working to teach its children the Huitoto language...
Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Undermined According to Amnesty International
August 14, 2011
Indigenous Peoples continue to live in hardship and danger according to this video interview with an Amnesty International Director...
James Anaya on Protecting Indigenous Culture and Life
August 13, 2011
In this video, United Nations Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, James Anaya discusses the cultures of the indigenous people and being threatened and ways to help prot...
Uncontacted Tribe in Brazil Missing After Drug Traffickers Invade Area
August 10, 2011
The Brazilian government sent security forces to a remote area near the border with Peru after armed men attacked a guard post set up to protect indigenous people living in isolati...
Sarayaku’s Fight for the Survival of Their Culture
María Clara Valencia
August 11, 2011
Keeping land free of big scale oil companies is the fight, the indgenous community Kichwa Sarayaku (Tayjasaruta) has maintained since the 1990s...
Mapuche Students Fight for an Indigenous University in Chile
August 10, 2011
Mapuche students in Chile have brought the issue of a Mapuche University with a focus on indigenous knowledge and history to the attention of the entire nation, and garnered suppor...
Protecting Identity and Art: 17 Years of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
August 08, 2011
That someone will copy or even steal an idea is something most artists have to contend with. But with Indigenous artists, the risk may be even higher...
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