Beautiful Children

Fourth World Eye

  • A Pragmatic Arrangement

    by

    The political marriage of McCain and Palin isn’t the first time America’s aristocracy courted terrorists as bedfellows; the last time they openly displayed such a pragmatic arrangement was when the Taliban were entertained at the President’s ranch. But before that, we had the war against the greens, as author David Helvarg put it, when the… more

    Posted in Daily by
  • The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Tibet

    by

    The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Affirms that Tibetan peoples are equal to all other peoples, while recognizing the right of all peoples to be different, to consider themselves different, and to be respected as such, Affirms also that Tibetan peoples contribute to the diversity and richness of civilizations and cultures, which… more

  • Army of God

    by

    As noted in an article at Talk to Action, the abusive religious cults and army of God associated with US vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin were involved in fomenting genocide against Guatemala’s indigenous people. more

    Posted in Daily by
  • Social Disintegration

    by

    With the present Wall Street fiasco, my concern is that too much attention will be paid to financial confusion, and too little to social disintegration. While public trust is perhaps at an all-time low in the United States, political panic and religious hysteria are on the rise. Last time these phenomena converged we had Aryan… more

    Posted in Daily by
  • Indigenous Fellowship Programme

    by

    English-Speaking Indigenous Fellowship Programme 2008   Five English-speaking indigenous fellows will visit UNESCO headquarters for a two-week stay (9-20 June 2008), with the aim to learn about the work of the organization and engage in dialogue on issues of mutual concern.   As well as taking part in group sessions on UNESCO’s activities, the fellows… more