Christina Rose
Oak Flat, Arizona, and the summit of Mauna Kea, Hawaii, are sacred sites under attack by state officials, who successfully lobby Congress to take the land for state’s interests...
Rick Kearns
As the machinery moves forward and prepares to carve a trough bisecting Nicaragua for a controversial canal, the indigenous Rama have been joined in their opposition by legions of ...
Shinnecock UN Assembly Dyani Brown
Dyáni Brown
Youth leaders from Shinnecock Nation received a warm welcome at the 20 th Annual International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) at the United Nations for their advocacy of indigenous ...
Pope Francis has released his encyclical on climate change, with Indigenous Peoples’ cultural and land rights as major factors both underlying the issues and in seeking solutions...
AP Masked Zapatista 1997
Duane Champagne
It is often unusual for Indigenous Peoples to have the opportunity express their views and visions about their needs and futures...
Rick Kearns
The disrespect of indigenous rights by companies and governments is both unjust and bad for business according to a special report issued by indigenous scholars at First Peoples Wo...
Rick Kearns
President Evo Morales (Aymara) of Bolivia was awarded an honorary doctorate by an Argentine university in mid-December for his work on indigenous rights, land distribution and erad...
Rick Kearns
Brazilian indigenous protestors were in the headlines for a conflict with military police but their objective was achieved the next day...
Maasai Eastern Serengeti
Duane Champagne
Contemporary indigenous nations are captured by a host nation state...
Mexican Zapatista National Liberation Army
Duane Champagne
One of the critical questions of relations between Indigenous Peoples and nation states is whether nation states will recognize and uphold indigenous rights...