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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
5 Questions With IACHR Peruvian Lawyer Diego García Sayán
Peruvian lawyer Diego García Sayán served as his country’s minister of justice and minister of foreign relations before joining the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in 2004...
Inter-American Court Hears Mapuche Human Rights Case against Chile
Gale Courey Toensing
The Inter-American Court of Human Rights has held hearings on several cases against the state of Chile concerning human rights abuses of land rights activists who were imprisoned u...
Mapuche of Chile Continue Struggle for Land Rights; A Leader in Prison
Daniel Melinao used to draw water from a well on the land near his small, wood-frame house...
Stanford Student Driven to Revive Culture and Prevent Youth Suicide
Stanford University senior Lyla Johnston’s commitment to bringing her indigenous perspective to anthropology has led her on many journeys: from studying menstrual taboos surroundin...
Chile Invokes Chilling Anti-Terrorist Law Against Indigenous Mapuche
Gale Courey Toensing
A Mapuche chief’s home has been destroyed in a suspicious blaze days after the president of Chile invoked a controversial anti-terrorist law in accusing Mapuche people of setting a...
2011 Retrospective: August
Superfly Kenny Dobbs is defying the odds—and gravity—to stand as an uplifting example for Native youth everywhere...
Mapuche Students Fight for an Indigenous University in Chile
Mapuche students in Chile have brought the issue of a Mapuche University with a focus on indigenous knowledge and history to the attention of the entire nation, and garnered suppor...
Musical Ensemble Forestare Debuts Tribute to Mapuche Resistance
Twelve guitars, two basses, a blend of contemporary and historical themes, topped off by a sampling of Native American food...
Chile: The Mapuche Struggle in Pinochet’s Shadow
When Chile’s ex-dictator Augusto Pinochet died four years ago, he was facing numerous criminal charges related to horrific human rights violations carried out during his 1973-1990 ...