Tagged: indigenous peoples
A new book describes an attempt to map uncontacted tribes in the Amazon without contacting them.
Come hear Scott Wallace talk about his amazing journey into the depths of the Brazilian Amazon!
A new book shows the struggle of Mexico's indigenous communities to preserve and celebrate their way of life in the face of predatory development.
On this Columbus Day, let's consider the discrepancy between how newcomers are celebrated in our history but ostracized in our society.
IPS' Global Economy project invites you to a reading, slide show, and discussion with author Wendy Call about the ferocious battle over plans to industrialize Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico.
Southern Sudan's vote for independence and ongoing violence in Darfur demand U.S. attention.
The showdown in Cancun is over preventing a market-based approach to global warming.
In rural Mexico, the flush toilet is a human rights victory.
At the U.S. Social Forum in Detroit, reports columnist Christine Ahn, a new and powerful antiwar movement came together.
The World People's Conference on Climate Change held last week in Bolivia was an experiment in replacing the less-than-democratic UN process with one that invites public participation. But what's the difference between Copenhagen and Cochabamba?