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California Native American Day Friday
IHS Offers Student Opportunities
Military Legacy Honored with Mem. Bricks
Seattle Poised to Replace Columbus Day
Tagaq Wins Polaris Prize, Trashes PETA
Mr. Smith Kills Chief Wahoo
World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
Cherokee Student Leading Oklahoma FFA
Mexica Dancers Share Ancient Traditions
Artist Painted Herself out of a Corner
Comedy Central’s South Park Mocks Snyder
Is Global Warming the Reason to Vote?
Mike Tyson Featured in Turning Stone Ad
People's Climate March Draws 400,000
The Hoop of Learning
Equality Between Nations and States
#Redskinsnomore Breaks New Ground
The Week That Was
Cornell Hosts Graduate Horizons
Miller Named to Repatriation Committee
Thing About Skins
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...
Medical Discovery: Some Peruvian Amazon Natives Survive Rabies Without Treatment
Since ancient times, the specter of rabies has struck fear in people’s hearts, minds and souls...
Oil Company Under Fire in Amazon: New Inquiries, Exposés and Penalties Fuel Indigenous Movement
IQUITOS, Peru—The world that PlusPetrol has built in Peru’s Amazon over the last 16 years seems to be crumbling under the weight of the company’s alleged crimes...
Indigenous Nationalities and the Mestizo Dilemma
Mestizo. Métis . Mixed bloods. Though clearly different, all these terms are used to racially classify people with Indian ancestry...
On This Day in 1541, Francisco Pizarro, Bane of the Incas, Was Assassinated
At the height of its existence, the Inca Empire ran some 2,500 miles along the Andean range from Colombia to Chile, had more than 10 million subjects and was home to Cuzco, a city ...
Machiguenga Communities Could be Affected by Peru Gas Production
A commission appointed to monitor the impacts of Peru’s largest national gas production facility and pipeline warns that the project could be affecting the diet and culture of Mach...
Peru's Indigenous Band Together to Protect Their Lands and Water Rights
As a teenager two decades ago, Ruth Buendía saw the Asháninka communities in Peru’s central Amazonian lowlands torn apart by violence as the Shining Path guerrillas kidnapped, kill...
Sacred Lake Titicaca Is Being Drowned by Pollution
Brown, rolling plains that seem to stretch on to eternity are suddenly broken by the brilliant blue of Lake Titicaca...
Achuar Win Green Party Support, Attend Talisman Annual Meeting
Achuar leaders from the Peruvian Amazon who are protesting oil exploration in their territory have won the support of Canadian non-governmental organizations and political parties,...
One Junkie’s Redemption
At the age of 60, Luis Benavides was starting over...
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