Tagged: Indigenous Rights

The False Dichotomy Between Food and Drugs

Western civilization's arbitrary categorization of drugs into UN treaties flies in the face of thousands of years of traditional medicine, Sanho Tree tells Free Culture Radio.

Berta Cáceres, Presente!

The legendary activist dedicated her struggles to martyrs in the fights against exploitation and imperialism. Now she's become one herself.

Mexico’s State of Impunity

The killing of two human rights activists in Mexico is only the most recent example of Mexico's slide into lawlessness. The Mexican government, columnist Laura Carlsen argues, is part of the problem, not part of the solution.

The Other Guantanamo

While Gitmo gets most of the ink, the U.S. base on Diego Garcia quietly prepares for a role in staging a possible attack on Iran.

Indigenous Womens Pushback

For centuries, Indigenous communities have suffered from the violence of displacement, colonialization, and forced assimilation. Today, Indigenous women are leading the struggle for autonomy and self-determination.