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Juneau Schools Nix 'Distorted' Books
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Symposium to Bring Native Scholars
Yocha Dehe Citizens Elect Officials
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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...
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 ...
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