Rick Kearns
5/11/16
Three of the five men arrested last week in connection with the assassination of indigenous activist Berta Cáceres work for either the DESA Corporation, against whom Cáceres had pr...
Rick Kearns
3/18/16
The DESA Corporation, the Honduran Government and its military and police are responsible for the assassination of Indigenous Leader Berta Cáceres, assert Cáceres’ organization, he...
Grahame Russell
3/4/16

Berta Caceres, a great Lenca woman from western Honduras, was assassinated early in the morning of March 3.

She was killed because of who she is, because of what she lived, stood and fought for, her whole life....

Rick Kearns
3/3/16
Indigenous Honduran leader Berta Cáceres (Lenca) was murdered in her home Wednesday night by two unknown assailants, according to various sources...
John McPhaul
11/20/15
Under international pressure Costa Rica is mulling granting greater self-determination to its 63,000 indigenous...
Rick Kearns
6/7/15
Peruvian authorities have reopened the forced sterilizations case involving over 300,000 mostly indigenous women, and will investigate further the testimony of former President Alb...
Rick Kearns
5/15/15
On April 19th the Caribbean Court of Justice announced its judgment affirming the 2013 holding of the Court of Appeal of Belize that the Maya indigenous people of southern Belize h...
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Terri Hansen
4/22/15
When Filipino Victoria Tauli-Corpuz (Igorot) was appointed the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous People June 2, 2014, she became the first woman and the...
Alysa Landry
3/17/15
The Navajo Nation is seeking international help to protect its sacred San Francisco Peaks from reclaimed sewage water being used by the Arizona Snowbowl ski resort...
Rick Kearns
2/19/14
Indigenous Honduran leader Bertha Cáceres, Director of the Council of Indigenous and Popular Organizations of Honduras (COPINH), was acquitted on possession of an illegal weapons c...

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