Gale Courey Toensing
12/26/11
Many people in Indian country thought it would be hard to top New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s racist comments in August, 2010, when he advised then Gov...
ICTMN Staff
12/16/11
Stepping away from the daily events of COP17 in Durban, South Africa on December 4, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, executive director of the Indigenous Peoples’ International Centre for Po...
Sara Shahriari
12/13/11
Breaks between the Bolivian government and some indigenous organizations that once threw their support behind President Evo Morales, the country’s first indigenous President, are d...
Rick Kearns
12/4/11
Dominicans of Taino heritage will no longer be able to indicate their ethnicity on their national ID card if a new electoral law goes into effect...
Maria Clara Valencia
11/26/11
Two Indian leaders from the Embera community in Colombia were killed by the illegally armed group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc)...
Bill Weinberg
11/21/11
A hit squad of some 40 masked gunmen on November 18 executed a cacique or traditional leader of Brazil’s Kaiowa-Guarani people...
Duane Champagne
11/16/11
The contemporary world is much more politically complex than present political theory or thought suggests...
ICTMN Staff
11/10/11
On a recent visit to Paraguay , Kyung-wha Kang, UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, noted that the government has made progress to protect and respect Indigenous Peoples’...
Barbara Fraser
11/8/11
In a case reminiscent of the movie Avatar, a tree symbolic to the Cofán people of southern Colombia is threatened by construction of a military base...
Linda Daniels
10/28/11
Indigenous Peoples in South Africa have reacted with cautious optimism to President Jacob Zuma's announcement of a National Traditional Leaders Bill...

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