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The Tarnished Past

Published: July 29, 2010, Author: JayTaber

The Ayacucho survivors of Peru‘s 20-year war against indigenous peoples still wait for reparations promised but delayed. In what amounts to around $100 for families of victims murdered by police and military death squads, the Quechua-speaking people from whence The Shining Path rose up against globalization, can expect little from a president who only last year sent the army to quell their protests.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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