Posts Tagged: indigenous peoples
Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.
A new book describes an attempt to map uncontacted tribes in the Amazon without contacting them.
A new book shows the struggle of Mexico's indigenous communities to preserve and celebrate their way of life in the face of predatory development.
The showdown in Cancun is over preventing a market-based approach to global warming.
In rural Mexico, the flush toilet is a human rights victory.
At the U.S. Social Forum in Detroit, reports columnist Christine Ahn, a new and powerful antiwar movement came together.
What's the best way to retain forests and reverse climate change without scapegoating indigenous and rural communities?
Yifat Susskind provides a guide to the key provisions of an important new UN document.
For centuries, Indigenous communities have suffered from the violence of displacement, colonialization, and forced assimilation. Today, Indigenous women are leading the struggle for autonomy and self-determination.