Rick Kearns
12/22/15
The Brazilian politician who said of indigenous people “…let them die of hunger in poverty…” and referred to them as “those little fags” has been given the Racist of the Year Award...
Rick Kearns
10/16/15
Indigenous people from Latin America are warning that the idea of controlled contact with un-contacted people is illegal and dangerous; they've written an open letter of protest to...
Steve Russell
8/24/15
Britain’s Sunday Times ran an article by Norman Lewis in 1969 titled, with stark simplicity, “ Genocide .” Lewis told the story of the destruction being wreaked upon Brazilian trib...
Rick Kearns
8/6/15
Peru is planning a "controlled contact" effort to communicate with the Mashco-Piro, a voluntary isolated people, that has been unexpectedly appearing in other indigenous communitie...
Rick Kearns
1/29/15
Illegal logging is forcing isolated indigenous people out of their territory again in Maranhao province in northern Brazil, renewing concerns of further deaths from assaults and ex...
ICTMN Staff
12/23/14
This past summer news broke about more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, which attempted to make contact in Peru...
Rick Kearns
9/13/14
Peruvian indigenous activists and allies are calling on the Peruvian government to halt the so-called ‘human safaris’ that take tourists to the home regions of uncontacted Indigeno...
Rick Kearns
8/7/14
Federal Police in Brazil will investigate a series of death threats made against the internationally respected Yanomami leader Davi Kopenawa, according to a press statement issued ...
Rick Kearns
7/15/14
Fleeing illegal loggers in the Peruvian Amazon, a group of previously uncontacted indigenous people appeared in Brazil in late June just days after indigenous rights organizations ...
Rick Kearns
5/16/14
“It’s very important to talk to everybody here. We don’t want what happened 500 years ago to happen again...

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