Indigenous People Of Brazil Fight For Their Future

By Nick Estes, Green Left. -

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has given new license to the killing of Indigenous people in Brazil. Before he came to power in 2019, it wasn’t clear what he wanted to build, but he knew [...]

Nicaragua’s Rainforest And Indigenous Peoples

By John Perry, Council on Hemispheric Affairs . -

Masaya, Nicaragua - Indigenous peoples and the rainforests that many inhabit are under threat. Everyone knows it. In Latin America especially, international NGOs like Global Witness and Frontline [...]

Northwest Tribes Battle The Legacy Of Energy Colonization

By Rae Rose, Last Real Indians. -

One hundred years later, after the Treaty of Walla Walla was signed, tribes watched their sacred rivers and waterfalls being dammed one after another.  The fishing wars had begun as the American [...]

Indigenous People Of Brazil Fight For Their Future

By Nick Estes, Pressenza. -

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has given new license to the killing of Indigenous people in Brazil. Before he came to power in 2019, it wasn’t clear what he wanted to build, but he knew [...]

How New Zealand’s Maori Are Reclaiming Land With Occupations

By Don Rowe, The Guardian. -

Two years ago, a small pocket of land three kilometres from Auckland’s international airport became the most prominent site of a struggle by Māori, New Zealand’s indigenous people, to reclaim [...]

Hundreds Demand Resignation Of South Dakota Public Officials

By Ndn Collective, Indian Country Today. -

Yesterday, NDN Collective’s Education Equity team led hundreds of Indigenous people and allies from across the state in the Oceti Sakowin March for Our Children, demanding the resignation of [...]

Push For Indigenous Curriculum Makes Gains

By Susan Haigh, Indian Country Today. -

For years, many tribes have felt their history has not been given its due by schools in Connecticut, a state that takes its name from an Algonquian word meaning “land on the long tidal [...]

Chevron Used The Legal System And FBI To Target Steven Donziger

By Lee Camp, ScheerPost.com. -

Human rights attorney Steven Donziger has now been under house arrest in his New York City apartment for two years. The reason for his detainment, as Lee Camp puts it in this clip from “Redacted [...]

Indigenous Woman Monument To Replace Columbus Statue

By Indian Country Today. -

Mexico City — Christopher Columbus is getting kicked off Mexico City's most iconic boulevard. Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum announced that the Columbus statue on the Paseo de la Reforma, often a [...]

Groups Call On Trudeau And RCMP To Protect Secwepemc Activists

By The Sparrow Project. -

Blue River, BC — Over 40 human rights lawyers, organizations, authors and First Nations representatives penned a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calling on him to abide by demands made [...]

Defending The Legacy Of Chile’s 2019 Uprising

By Bree Busk, ROAR Magazine. -

On July 5, after a tumultuous morning both inside and outside the former National Congress building, the inaugural meeting of Chile’s Constitutional Convention carried out its first act, electing [...]

Arrests Made As Water Protectors Rally At Governor’s Residence

By Resist Line 3, Popular Resistance. -

St. Paul, MN - On Saturday morning, hundreds of people participated in a march from the MN State Capitol to the Governor's residence led by pipeline resistance camp Camp Migizi. According to a [...]

I Awakened Here When the Earth Was New

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

In late March 2021, 120 traditional owners from 40 different First People’s groups spent five days at the National First People’s Gathering on Climate Change in Cairns (Australia). Speaking on [...]

Thousands Of Water Protectors Rally At The Minnesota State Capitol

By Resist Line 3, Popular Resistance. -

St Paul, MN - On Wednesday afternoon, more than 2,000 water protectors gathered outside the Minnesota State Capitol for the Treaties not Tar Sands Rally to stop the Line 3 tar sands pipeline and [...]

Indigenous Peoples Set Up Protest Camp In Brasilia

By Telesur English. -

From August 22 to 28, the Articulation of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB) and its regional organizations will carry out a national mobilization to defend their ancestral territories. On [...]