Don't worry, Indigenous Canadians. I'm sure they mean it this time.
In The Buffalo — a three-part series that originally aired on IDEAS in 1992 — science and storytelling come together to chronicle the North American history of the buffalo and its deep connection to Indigenous heritage and practice. Podcast:
Given Canadian law enforcement’s track record of using social media surveillance to target Indigenous and racial justice activists, the RCMP shouldn't be expanding these capabilities without wide public consultation, says human rights expert.
Given Canadian law enforcement’s track record of using social media surveillance to target Indigenous and racial justice activists, the RCMP should not be expanding these capabilities without wide public consultation, says human rights expert.
But not all fire is bad. Indigenous communities managed wildfires for thousands of years through traditional forest management practices including prescribed burns. (6/9)
Canadian police beat a First Nations chief to the ground over a license plate dispute. Video shows them punching Allan Adam repeatedly, he says after he reacted to them grabbing his wife. Police harassment of Indigenous people is systemic, groups say: "Nobody speaks up for us."
Brazil confirmed the 1st #COVID19 case among Indigenous Amazon people. Indigenous leaders requested protection against land invaders during the pandemic, calling it an "existential threat." Diseases brought by early colonizers devastated South America's Indigenous population.
I oppose the intervention of Bolivia's security forces in the democratic process and their repression of Indigenous protesters. When the military intervened and asked President Evo Morales to leave, in my view, that’s called a coup.
Today, I was on Alcatraz Island at the Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering, in solidarity with those celebrating their culture and paying respects to those that participated in the 19 month occupation of Alcatraz in an effort to force ?? to honor the Treaty of Fort Laramie.