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Environment Photographer #3 (dbID 4206)

Cristina MITTERMEIER (b. 1966)

Source: International League of Conservation Photographers

The League was Cristina’s brainchild and she was its President for a number of years. 93 more words


Morning Prayer 2.8.14, Samuel Ferguson, Missionary Bishop for West Africa, 1916

God has made him both Lord and Messiah, this Jesus whom you crucified.

The hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for such the Father seeks to worship him. 2,849 more words

Jesus Christ

Hopi Elders Speak out.

Despite the risks… 3 Hopi Elders took a stand for humanity revealing ancient prophecies! Take heed!

Bear Foot Connections

Defense of Indigenous and Land Rights in Guatemala – Aura Lolita Chávez

Aura Lolita Chávez is a leader of the Council of K’iche’ People for the Defense of Life, Mother Nature, Land and Territory (CPK) of Guatemala. The CPK coordinates processes of dialogue, good faith community consultations and collective actions against the threatening expansion of mining,hydroelectric and agro-industry megaprojects in their territory. 72 more words


Palestinian children tortured, used as shields by Israel: U.N.

Palestinian children tortured, used as shields by Israel: U.N.

Thu, Jun 20 07:24 AM EDT

By Stephanie Nebehay

GENEVA (Reuters) – A United Nations human rights body accused Israeli forces on Thursday of mistreating Palestinian children, including by torturing those in custody and using others as human shields. 759 more words

Middle East

[Statement] Indigenous Peoples - for truth, justice, peace & equality! -SIPA 2014/LRCKsK


Indigenous Peoples – for truth, justice, peace & equality!

We, the bae, datu, fulong, baylan, timuay, mantikadong, the indigenous leaders of indigenous communities in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao, belonging to the different tribes of the B’laan, Higaonon, Kalanguya-Ifugao, Mansaka, Erumanen ne Menuvu, Erumanen ne Menuvu Kirinteken,Aeta-Abellen, Dumagat, Pala’wan, Subanen, Subanon, Ilongot, Manobo Matigsalog, Egongot (Ilongot) Bugkalot, Bukidnon, Manubo Blit, Teduray, Tagbanwa, Tasaday, Lambangi-an, Ybanag, Remontado, Aeta, Ayta, at T’boli-Ubo, together in solidarity with our friends, allies and partners have gathered here in the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City from 23 to 25 July 2014, to convey the true state of the indigenous peoples in Philippines. 939 more words

Human Rights

Fragile Freedoms - First Nations and human rights | Ideas with Paul Kennedy | CBC Radio

John Borrows is an Anishinabe scholar and expert in Indigenous law. He presents a lecture on the connections between First Nations and human rights. Its from a series called Fragile Freedoms: the Global Struggle Human Rights presented at the new Canadian Museum for Human Rights, in Winnipeg. 14 more words

Indigenous Peoples