President Barack Obama
10/8/12
The following is a proclamation from President Barack Obama in regards to Columbus Day...
Linda Daniels
10/7/12
The newly elected president of the International Union of Psychological Science, Dr...
Barbara Fraser
10/2/12
In a decision that could have far-reaching consequences, Peru’s Constitutional Tribunal ruled that an Amazonian indigenous community could limit outsiders’ access to its territory ...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/26/12
A first-of-its-kind guide complete with sample legal language is now available for tribal governments to adopt or amend their laws to recognize the rights of all their citizens, in...
Sara Shahriari
9/19/12
More than fifteen communities in the Isiboro Secure Indigenous Territory and National Park, known by its Spanish acronym TIPNIS, are blocking government access to their towns...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/17/12
When James Anaya , the United Nations Special Rapporteur for Indigenous Peoples was finishing up his tour of the United States last spring, he received a packet of letters from hig...
Barbara Fraser
9/13/12
Venezuelan officials have denied initial reports of a massacre of Yanomami people by illegal gold miners that allegedly occurred in early July and which, because of the remoteness ...
Terri Hansen
9/16/12
For some time, a welter of scientific data has indicated that climate changes would be dramatic and include extreme weather events...
Barbara Fraser
8/31/12
Illegal gold miners from Brazil may have killed dozens of Yanomami people in a remote area of the Venezuelan Amazon, according to reports from an indigenous organization there...
Rick Kearns
8/29/12
The Brazilian Supreme Court has ruled that the construction of the controversial Belo Monte dam can resume, for now...

Pages