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First Nation Jurisdiction

August 10, 2012

With the backing of the Assembly of First Nations, Aroland Nation of Northern Ontario has declared a moratorium on mining exploration and development, and issued eviction notices to 20 mining…

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IRS Sues Sioux

August 9, 2012

The Government of the United States has a long history of trying to destroy the Sioux Indians, and the Sioux have a long history of resistance. As Oglala Sioux Tribe…

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August 7, 2012

As reported by Karlos Zurutuzi at IPS, the Movement for the Autonomy of Kabylia — an indigenous resistance to colonization in Algeria — has a history extending back to the…

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Torching Africa

August 4, 2012

Speaking at the December 2009 UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, G-77 Chief Climate Negotiator, Lumumba Stanislaus-Kaw Di-Aping of Southern Sudan, addressed civil society participants asking for their help. As…

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Right to Demilitarize

July 31, 2012

With the mobilization of the Indigenous Guard and community action against military violence in their territory, the Nasa councils of Colombia  are asserting their right of self-governance under international law.

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July 27, 2012

Creation and collaboration came to Lapwai in the form of chorale, narrative and symphony to honor Nimiipuu.

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Autonomy or Secession

July 26, 2012

Catalonia seeks fiscal autonomy from Spain, threatening the prospect of secession if Madrid denies the Catalan parliament proposal for full autonomy on taxation.

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Demilitarizing Araucania

July 25, 2012

As paramilitaries funded by big landowners draw in the military and police of Chile, the Mapuche seek international support in preventing the militarization of their indigenous homeland of Araucania.

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People Land Truth

July 23, 2012

People Land Truth — a free anniversary eBook by Intercontinental Cry, with contributions from the Indigenous Environmental Network and the Sacred Land Film Project — is now available. Supporting independent…

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Nasa People in the Crossfire

July 16, 2012

As reported by the Colombia Support Network today, the Nasa people living in and around the municipality of Toribio about 200 kilometers south east of Cali, Colombia have been caught…

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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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