Barbara Fraser
Miners, loggers, industrial agribusinesses and ranchers are stripping Honduran indigenous communities of their lands, often abetted by public officials, according to Vicky Tauli-Co...
Hiawatha Asylum for Insane Indians
David Edward Walker
There have been many attempts by the U.S...
UN World Conference Participants 2014
Duane Champagne
A major trend for modernizing nation states is to homogenize the cultures, governments, and communities of indigenous nations...
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...