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The Week That Was
Hope STEMS, Native Students Blossom
Dennis Banks on Death of Misty Upham
NMAI Profile: James Roger Madalena
Orionid Meteor Shower Dazzles Oct. 20-21
Suicide: the Need for More Studies
Not Your Mascot Minnesota to Protest Red
5 Tasteless Andrew Jackson Memes
Navajo Barrel Racer Ready for NFR
5 First Nations Music Award Winners
First Educare Serving Nebraska Natives
11th-Hour Native-Vote Agreements
Spokane Tribal Chairman Jumps Over Fire
Understanding Indigenous Cultures
Elections: When 2014 Is That Close
Recovering Native Languages
Statement by Misty Upham's Father
NCAIED Salutes Its 40 Under 40
Comcast and NBCUniversal Donate $5M
Thing About Skins
Brazil’s Natives Protest Threats to Their Rights From Congress
Thousands of Indians from dozens of tribes protested across Brazil last week – blockading highways, marching in city centers, and occupying offices – as part of a National Indigeno...
Indigenous Leader of Protests Arrested Again in Honduras, New Charges
Honduran authorities have jailed indigenous leader Bertha Cáceres , Director of the Council of Indigenous and Popular Organizations of Honduras (COPINH), while she awaits trial on ...
Deadly Mexican Storms Leave Indigenous Villages in Trouble
The intensity of the lethal storms that have pounded Mexico recently are connected to climate change, according to scientists, and among the most devastated areas are indigenous co...
Talking the Talk: Indigenous Language Recovery in Peru With Miryam Yataco
Miryam Yataco—educator, language rights advocate and an expert in intercultural bilingual education—has been involved in crafting language recovery efforts for the Indigenous Parli...
Poisoning the Indigenous: Peru’s Mercury Levels 5x Higher Than Normal
Indigenous people, especially children, in Peru’s southeastern Madre de Dios region have high levels of mercury in their bodies, a new study has found...
Paraguayan Indigenous Blockade International Highway
The Ayoreo people of northern Paraguay shut down an international highway in late July after alleging that ranchers and others had illegally invaded their territory...
Murdered Kids: Did Hydro Plant Thugs Attempt Assassination of Activist?
The murder of two Mayan children by an employee of a contested hydroelectric plant sparked a lynching in Guatemala and activists are now calling for protection and help in seeking ...
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...
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Saving Native Languages and Culture in Mexico With Computer Games
Poverty, Climate Change and Indigenous Rights In Morales and Menchu Speeches
Bianca Jagger on Mother Earth: ‘Our Children’s Children May Never Know This Beauty’
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