Darrin Mortenson
7/30/12
IQUITOS, Peru—The world that PlusPetrol has built in Peru’s Amazon over the last 16 years seems to be crumbling under the weight of the company’s alleged crimes...
Barbara Fraser
7/28/12
In a case that could have broad implications, the Kichwa community of Sarayaku, Ecuador, won a major battle on July 25, when the Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruled that the...
Rick Kearns
7/26/12
At the United Nations Rio+20 Conference, participants said many things about environmental protection and Indigenous Peoples but there were two major declarations issued by the peo...
Linda Daniels
7/24/12
The Indigenous Khoisan community of southern Africa is still in shock after the recent death of the Khomani San leader Oom Dawid Kruiper, known as The Lion of the Kalahari...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/9/12
Here’s the latest suggestion from Bryan Fischer, the omni-bigot who made hate-mongering remarks about the Indigenous Peoples of Turtle Island, African Americans, Muslims, gays, gri...
Sara Shahriari
7/4/12
UPDATED JULY 9, 2012: Marchers who walked for two months to reach Bolivian President Evo Morales' doorstep in protest of a road that would cut through the National Park and Indigen...
Sara Shahriari
6/26/12
Update June 27, 2012: More than 1,000 indigenous marchers entered the Bolivian city of La Paz today, after a police strike that delayed the march ended early in the morning...
Miriam Miranda
6/22/12
Over a month ago, the Patuca River, which runs through the heart of Honduras’ Afro-indigenous Moskitia region, turned red with the blood of the Miskito people...
Bill Weinberg
6/21/12
With a second cross-country protest march by indigenous rainforest dwellers and their allies advancing on La Paz, it was clear that Bolivia’s Indigenous Peoples are divided on Pres...
Barbara Fraser
6/19/12
The main indigenous federation in Peru’s southeastern Amazon region has demanded that the government shelve a bill in Congress that would pave the way for a highway through pristin...

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