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Anti-Indian Movement on the Tribal Frontier

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Mengele Syndrome

March 10, 2011

Indian Country Today recounts deadly U.S. Government medical experiments on Blacks and Native Americans, at home and abroad, without their consent. As noted, today those unethical studies are more likely…

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Between Crisis and Catastrophe

March 9, 2011

Intercontinental Cry reports on the Wixarika Declaration against mining in the ceremonial center of Wirikuta, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. As the traditional authorities state, “We convoke the whole world to…

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Smoke and Mirrors

March 9, 2011

Larry Powell of The Dominion reports on ethical investing in Canada. Also known as socially responsible investing, the concept is designed to make socially conscious individuals and organizations comfortable with…

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Forum for Global Exchange

March 7, 2011

Forum for Global Exchange features unique audio/visual talks and commentary by Fourth World scholars and activists. Take some time to browse the archives for inspiring and informative discussions about essential…

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Peace and Justice

March 6, 2011

Socialist icons like Nelson Mandela, Che Guevara, and Gerry Adams are deservedly honored for their devotion to advancing human rights, but lesser known figures like Bernadette Devlin play an equally…

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Expelled from Paradise

March 6, 2011

The video Conservation Refugees looks at the practice of expelling indigenous peoples from their ancestral homelands to make national parks devoid of humans. Begun in the United States in locations…

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Fourth World Journal

March 3, 2011

As a contributing editor of Fourth World Journal, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting fascinating scholars writing on topics and ideas unlikely to be encountered in any other medium. Their…

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CWIS Partners with UN Nairobi Work Program

CWIS Partners with UN Nairobi Work Program

March 3, 2011

The Center for World Indigenous Studies has been invited and has accepted to "partner" with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change under the Nairobi Work Program. The Nairobi…

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Mad Max Time

March 2, 2011

The collapse of the world economy is popularly attributed to deregulation of derivatives, but the breakdown of modern states has more to do with the unsustainable nature of societies built…

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3,000 ex-Biafran policemen to embark on hunger strike

March 2, 2011

Awka — No fewer than 3,000 ex-policemen, who served under the defunct Republic of Biafra have threatened to embark on indefinite hunger strike following the non-payment of their retirement benefit…

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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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