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Wallace Ben: Sand Painter, Medicine Man
Nine Women Vying to Be Crowned Miss Nat
Got a Tribal Housing Dream?
Video: Inuit Woman Plucks Bird on Subway
Four-Day Run in Celebration of Sobriety
Morris Named Director of ASU’s AIPI
Surfing’s Hidden Roots in Peru
Giraffe Dies on South Africa Highway
Sonny Sixkiller Buys the Redskins
Carter Camp AIM Poster Art, 1973
Aping Human Violence; Virginian Values
Nonprofit Needs School Supply Donations
Pow Wow Weekend Planner August 1-3
Long Walk: Hiking the Path of the Navajo
Navajo Nation Stops Uranium Mining Deal
Chickasaw Cultural Center Celebrates 4
Native Mascots Harm Youth Every Day
The Immigration Crisis Is a Sham
Video: Alaska Is Melting
On Job-Killing Legislation in Senate
Thing About Skins
Federal Recognition Process: A Culture of Neglect
Gale Courey Toensing
The Shinnecock Indian Nation was petitioner number 4 on the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ list of tribes seeking federal recognition in 1978 soon after the agency established the seven...
Forced Eviction Underway of Illegal Operations in Awa Territory
Brazilian soldiers, police and other officials arrived in Awá territory in January to completely remove illegal loggers, ranchers and others from the area...
Large-Scale Reforestation in Indigenous Michoacan, Mexico
One governmental agency is aiming to grow hundreds of thousands of trees and create a few thousand jobs in an indigenous community in Mexico...
Indigenous Ritual Fires Reduce Deforestation in Central Brazil
The indigenous people of Brazil known as the Xavante are reducing deforestation through controlled burning in their hunting rituals; that is the finding of a study conducted by the...
Anaya Says Indigenous Consultation in Peru Is ‘Incipient’
Peru’s ability to consult Indigenous Peoples about laws and development projects affecting them is still “incipient,” although the country has made progress since protests over nat...
Study: 9 Countries and the Way Laws Affect the Indigenous Peoples
The ways that laws affecting Indigenous Peoples in Latin America are interpreted by courts – including those dealing with control of natural resources, property and prior consultat...
Murder and Protest in Brazil Reveal Threats Faced by Natives
A protest last week in Brazil’s capital and recent acts of violence against indigenous leaders serve as grim reminders of the deprivation and danger that many Native Brazilians fac...
Ecuadorian Government Shuts Down Indigenous Advocate Organization
The Ecuadorian government shut down the non-profit Pachamama Foundation, which advocates on indigenous and environmental issues, on December 4...
Mayan Community in Guatemala Under Attack, Seeking Assistance
The burning and sacking of a Mayan community in Guatemala is continuing according to advocates who are seeking international support to address the problem...
An Oil Company in Peru & The Misleading Art of Commercial Deception
“Working in harmony with nature and the community” reads the front of a pamphlet I picked up at this year's Expo Amazonica in Iquitos...
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Remote Amazonian Villages in Peru Lack Schools, Teachers
Mexico Must Pay Indigenous Woman Wrongly Jailed for Kidnapping Federal Agents
Uncontacted Peoples Forced to Flee Peru as More Trouble Awaits
Roadkill: 'Indians in This State are Not Even Worth a Traffic Sign'
South Africa Recognizes Land Rights of the Khoi and San Peoples
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