Six Nations Lawsuit ‘Will Result In A Significant Damage Award’

By Brett Forester, APT National News. -

Officials at Crown-Indigenous Relations worry the Crown may lose a lawsuit launched by Six Nations of the Grand River’s elected council over the community’s numerous outstanding land claims, [...]

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 [...]

How Laws Keep Indigenous People From Protecting Sacred Spaces

By Debra Utacia Krol, USA Today. -

Phoenix – Tourists speeding toward Grand Canyon National Park rarely notice the rocky protuberance that juts above the flat expanse of Arizona's Coconino Plateau. But to the Havasu 'Baaja, [...]

Confederated Salish And Kootenai Win The Day

By Tara Sweeney, Indian Country Today. -

Congratulations to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes on their recent acquisition of the National Bison Range. In September 2018, I made my first official trip as assistant [...]

Stories Of Resistance From El Maizal Commune

By Cira Pascual Marquina and Chris Gilbert, Venezuelanalysis. -

El Maizal Commune lies in the fertile lands between the Lara and Portuguesa states in western Venezuela. Founded in 2009, this rural commune has since become an important political and economic [...]

Peace In Colombia Should Mean Land Reform And An End To Hunger

By Vijay Prashad and Zoe Alexandra, People's Dispatch. -

Since the end of April, Colombia’s streets have smelled of tear gas. The government of Colombian President Iván Duque imposed policies that put the costs of the pandemic on the working class and [...]

Land Exchange For Alaska Native Veterans

By Becky Bohrer, Associated Press. -

Juneau, AL - Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Wednesday proposed letting Alaska Native Vietnam War veterans exchange promised federal land allotments that many say are not available in their cultural [...]

Minnesota Returns Land To Lower Sioux Indian Community

By Joseph Choi, The Hill. -

The Minnesota Historical Society (MNHS) officially returned 114 acres of land to the Lower Sioux Indian Community, four years after the transfer was approved by the state legislature. The Star [...]

Justice In Nicaragua’s North Caribbean Coast

By Telesur English. -

We have prosecuted six cases of usurpation of the communal domain of Indigenous peoples, where people who are not natives of that community misappropriate land of Indigenous peoples. So, how has [...]

Prayer Walk Demands Justice For Native Man Assaulted By US Feds

Native groups have taken to Petroglyphs National Monument in Tiwa Territory, commonly known as Albuquerque, New Mexico, to demand justice for Darrell House, a native man who was brutally tasered [...]

Emergency Urbanism

By Ananya Roy, Public Books. -

Los Angeles is on the brink of one of the largest mass displacements in the history of the region. As eviction courts reopen, nearly half a million renter households, concentrated in Black and [...]

A New Model For Community-Owned Farmland

By Agrarian Trust. -

Today Agrarian Trust announces the launch of a transformative new model for community-based farm and ranch ownership and tenure, the Agrarian Commons. After several years of development and [...]

Without A Country In Which To Love…

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

Burkina Faso, in the Sahel region of the African continent, has been struck hard by the global pandemic; officially reported deaths from COVID-19 are second only to Algeria in Africa. In the past [...]

Landless Workers Are Challenging Unequal Land Distribution And Corporate Agribusiness

By Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

Brazil is among the most unequal countries in the world when it comes to land distribution and is home to the world’s biggest landed estates. This structure of land concentration and [...]

Colombia: Indigenous Communities Reject Land Reform

By Staff, Telesur -

Organizations claim the reform would legalize lands illegally seized from Indigenous, Campesino and Afro-Colombian communities. The National Indigenous Organization of Colombia (ONIC) demanded [...]

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