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Beauty in the Amazon.

In this June 23, 2015 photo, Yeni Casiano Barboza, 15, from the Ashaninka Indian community, Natividad, poses for a photo while waiting to compete in the annual beauty contest, in the Otari Nativo village, Pichari, Peru. 421 more words
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#Indigenomics: Connectedness across global-local Indigenous networks

In Canada, there have been a lot of set backs when it comes to the wellbeing of Aboriginal communities. It appears to be a moving target. 893 more words

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Demonstrators demand Canadian government speak up for murdered Indigenous activist

Originally published in Rabble Blogs, March 15 2016.

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TORONTO – Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the constituent office of the Ministry of International Trade in Toronto on March 11 to condemn Canada’s commercial involvement with Honduras, where an award-winning Indigenous environmentalist was murdered a week prior. 901 more words

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Hollywood: Makin' it while Red

Originally published in Ricochet Media, Feb. 11, 2016

Films like The Revenant challenge native stereotypes, but don’t change them

There are no more cowboys unearthing native graves and brutally shooting Indian corpses in the face, like John Wayne did in 1956’s…

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