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NATO Nukes Nakba

May 27, 2010

NATO privileges and EU funding ensure Israeli defense forces and arms manufacturers will continue acting with impunity.

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Johnny Moses

May 26, 2010

Johnny Moses is a unique Native American storyteller. Raised by his grandparents in a remote village on Vancouver Island, Moses is fluent in eight indigenous languages, and has been recognized…

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May 25, 2010

Batwa are the first peoples of Central Africa, and Batwa women are experiencing high levels of violence, as well as low levels of educational opportunity. Minority Rights Group International looks…

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Shades of Selma

May 24, 2010

Aiding Apartheid US investment in the infrastructure of Israeli apartheid isn’t all military, sometimes it’s as mundane as roads.

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Reluctant Relations

May 23, 2010

The Killing of Major Denis Mahon by Peter Duffy is a tale of tenancy grounded in peat and potatoes, reluctant relations, church and state. An uncommon history of County Roscommon….

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A Collective Existence

May 22, 2010

Becoming Human In February 2001, Dr. Rudolph C. Rÿser and guests spoke at the University of Washington about the history of human rights and its application to indigenous peoples.

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Unrealized Dreams

May 21, 2010

As Tom Goldtooth of the Indigenous Environmental Network observes, leadership on protecting Mother Earth is emerging from indigenous communities and their movement associates in civil society. Opposed to this movement…

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Cutting a Deal

May 21, 2010

The Dominion examines the deal between the timber industry and poohbah environmental organizations regarding Canada’s boreal forest.

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May 20, 2010

Apocalypse is a relative term, but must surely apply to the annihilation of the majestic forests of the Pacific Northwest. Darius Kinsey documented in photos the wasting of the Salish…

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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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