Barbara Fraser
5/15/12
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...
Darrin Mortenson
4/16/12
It has been said that oil and gas companies follow a bible of sorts here in the jungles of Peru, a universal playbook of their most effective methods for convincing locals that a p...
Gale Courey Toensing
3/14/12
The federal government of Canada has not addressed the issue of persistent poverty among Indigenous Peoples, nor has it implemented the right to free, prior and informed consent be...
ICTMN Staff
3/4/12
Mineral nerds are pouring into Toronto this weekend for the annual meeting of the Prospect & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)...
Rob Capriccioso
3/4/12
The American Indian Empowerment Act is going nowhere in Congress, but its sponsor, Rep...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/23/12
A United Nations expert panel on human rights has blasted Canada for its treatment of the country’s Indigenous Peoples. During hearings in Geneva on February 22, the U.N...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/5/12
Indigenous nations, tribes, individuals and organizations now have a guide on how to prepare a “shadow report” for an upcoming review of the status of human rights and racism in th...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/14/11
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples will conduct his first official visit to the United States next spring...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/13/11
Tribal nations, organizations and individuals will have the opportunity next year to call attention to cases of racial discrimination by the United States government for the United...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/12/11
One year ago this month, the United States formally reversed its opposition to the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP)...

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