Peter d'Errico
9/8/13

On August 9, 2013, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon issued a statement for International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples....

Peter d'Errico
8/12/13

Unless you're an anthropologist, you've probably never heard of Professor George Stocking, Jr., so you also wouldn't have noticed his obituary in The New Yor...

Peter d'Errico
8/7/13

The phrase "dirty war" came into use during the 1970s and 1980s to describe the campaign of state terrorism in Argentina after a dictatorship overthrew the elected government of Juan Peron. Anyone associated with socialism or Peronism was a target for kidnapping, torture, and "disappearance."...

Peter d'Errico
8/1/13

Human rights and self-determination are hot issues as nations debate the application of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Is the Declaration a revolutionary challenge to the colonial system that dominates Indigenous peoples?...

Peter d'Errico
6/14/13

The U.S. acknowledgment of massive Internet and telephone spying operations is a surprise only to those who do not remember history....

Peter d'Errico
6/8/13

"Appropriateness" was a theme at the 12th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, May 20 to 31....

Peter d'Errico
6/1/13

Berlin's Museum of Medical History has entered the controversy about exhibition and repatriation of human remains....

Peter d'Errico
5/16/13

There's an old saying, "Ignorance of the law is no excuse." It means the law applies whether or not you know the law exists. It's based on the idea that you have an obligation to know the law, and assumes that the law makes itself known....

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