Barbara Fraser
12/18/13
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/3/13
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...
Barbara Fraser
5/19/13
Daniel Melinao used to draw water from a well on the land near his small, wood-frame house...
Marc Dadigan
8/25/12
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...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/11/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
1/2/12
Superfly Kenny Dobbs is defying the odds—and gravity—to stand as an uplifting example for Native youth everywhere...
Rick Kearns
8/10/11
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...
ICTMN Staff
8/1/11
Twelve guitars, two basses, a blend of contemporary and historical themes, topped off by a sampling of Native American food...
Bill Weinberg
6/13/11
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 ...