Responding to Misleading information in UNWTO Handbook on Tourism and Peace

By |September 1st, 2014|

I’ve come across an “International Handbook on Tourism and Peace” that’s published by the Centre for Peace Research and Peace [...]

Inter-American Court of Human Rights orders Chile to annul sentences under Anti-Terrorist Law

By |August 31st, 2014|

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights decided that “Chile violated the principle of legality and the right to the presumption [...]

Elder in the Making

By |August 31st, 2014|

Elder in the Making is an upcoming feature documentary about two people exploring a forgotten moment in history: the agreement [...]

First Nations Signing Accord Among Themselves, Not Waiting For B.C. And Canada To Address Aboriginal Title

By |August 30th, 2014|

TSEYAZ /LEJAC/, BRITISH COLUMBIA–Nadleh Whut’en First Nation has invited representatives of the Tsilhqot’in, Wet’suwet’en and Gitxsan to join representatives of [...]

Bureau of Reclamation releases additional flows to avert Klamath River fish kill!

By |August 29th, 2014|

After a big protest by the Yurok, Karuk and Hoopa Valley Tribes and their supporters at the Bureau of Reclamation [...]

Luutkudziiwus territory closed to all #LNG traffic

By |August 28th, 2014|

Camp Madii Lii is located at the entrance to Luutkudziiwus territory within the Gitxsan Nation. On Aug. 26, 2014, access [...]

Guatemala: Mobilizing against “Monsanto Bill” passed secretly by Congress

By |August 28th, 2014|

The Plant Varieties Protection Bill passed by the Guatemalan Congress in June is facing the resistance of peasant organizations, groups [...]

Protecting the Amazon Includes Defending Indigenous Rights

By |August 25th, 2014|

Paul Jay of The Real News Network interviews Hiparidi Top’Tiro, president of the Xavante Wara Association, a community organization based [...]

Moose Lake: Home and Refuge

By |August 25th, 2014|

Open pit Oil Sands mines surround the Dene, Cree, and Métis community of Fort McKay on three sides, with the [...]

Fourth World Geopolitics and The World Conference on Indigenous Peoples

By |August 24th, 2014|

Four years ago, when the United Nations General Assembly agreed to organize a high-level plenary meeting to be known as [...]