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Clive Bundy's Treatment Vs. Dann Sisters
Fiddling in the Fields: Spring's Fern
Northland College Names NAICC Director
NMAI Profile: Ogimaa Duke Peltier
Broken Hearts and Tuition Bills
Everest Avalanche Kills 12 Sherpas
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400 Years Later—Pocahontas Weds Again
Judges Rule in Favor of SBT
What the Hell Is Wrong With ABQ Cops?
Colorful Easter Carpet Breaks Records
Militia: God Gave Land to Settlers
The Trees Danced for Us
Tribes in Court Over North Dakota Land
Remembering Good Friday Disasters
Kansas City to Host Tennis Championships
Gunmen on Video Shooting at Guarani
NFL Franchise Channels Puritan Colonists
Trumpeter Swan Poachers Sentenced
Thing About Skins
Anaya Bringing UN Human Rights Investigation to Canada
Gale Courey Toensing
James Anaya, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, will conduct an official visit to Canada in the fall to gather information about the human r...
‘Honor the Treaties’: UN Human Rights Chief’s Message
Gale Courey Toensing
States need to keep their promises and honor the treaties made with Indigenous Peoples no matter when they were signed, according to the United Nations human rights chief...
Isolated Peruvian Tribe Tries to Make Contact: Pushed Out By Drug Smugglers?
Tensions were high in June as more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, attempted to make contact in Peru’s southeastern Ama...
Cruel Bait and Switch: Correa to Allow Oil Drilling in Amazonian Park
Ecuador’s president announced August 15 that he would allow oil drilling in a fragile Amazonian park inhabited by nomadic tribes...
Indigenous Rights Still Being Trumped By Mining Money in Peru
A political battle in Peru over expansion of natural gas drilling into a reserve for isolated tribes is underscoring the difficulties the country continues to face in implementing ...
Where Have All the Indigenous Gone? Bolivia Sees 20 Percent Drop
The results of Bolivia's most recent census are raising questions due to a dramatic fall in the percentage of Bolivians who self-identify as part of an indigenous group...
Soldiers, Tanks, & Helicopters Aid Awa in Shuttering Illegal Loggers
Brazilian troops swept into the area around Awa territory in late June to shut down illegal logging companies, according to Survival International (SI), a human rights organization...
Honduran Military Kill Indigenous Protestor at Agua Zarca Project
Honduran military shot and killed unarmed indigenous protestor Tomas Garcia, as well as seriously wounding his 17-year-old son Alan on July 15, in front of the contested Agua Zarca...
Pick Your Poison: Racism Ravaging Health of Indigenous Farmworkers
The racist discrimination against indigenous Mexican farmworkers in the United States is literally making them sick, and their plight is clearly misunderstood by immigration policy...
Dancers, Singers and Pole Flyers at the Cherokee Festival
Known as one of the finest showcases of Native traditions, the Ninth Annual Festival of Native Peoples, July 12-13, is a celebration of traditional dance, storytelling and song per...
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Kenya’s Conservation Efforts Evicting Sengwer Tribe From Forest Homes
A Call for Help; Paramilitary Death Squad Targeting Indigenous Leader
Travel Boycott Due to Indigenous Abuse Slow to Have an Effect
Tauli-Corpuz Named UN Special Rapporteur, Replacing James Anaya
After Contact, Isolated Groups Recover—But at High Cost
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