Posts Tagged: indigenous peoples
In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
Since they are disproportionately affected by the conflict in Colombia, Indigenous and Afro-Colombian communities must be part of the peace process.
For the wildlife and ecosystems of the Arctic, war has already arrived.
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?