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73% of Australians want Indigenous recognition in constitution – study | Australia news | The Guardian

Reposted from the Guardian:

The vast majority of Australians believe that the constitution should be changed to recognise Indigenous people, and remove clauses that discriminate on the basis of race, a study by the Australian National University found. 257 more words

Indigenous Peoples

First Solar Engineer Grandmother Moseten

FIRST SOLAR ENGINEER GRANDMOTHER FOR MOSETEN NATION IN BOLIVIA

 By: Kiyomi Nagumo and Carmen Capriles

 Solar panel installations provides electricity to indigenous families in the Mosetén Nation. 597 more words

Climate Justice & Solutions

Resilience: Understanding Adaptation and Transformation through Indigenous Practice

Resilience is emerging as a promising vehicle for improving management of social-ecological systems that can potentially lead to more sustainable arrangements between environmental and social spheres. 138 more words

Resilience

Diálogo Chino | Brazil blocks State Grid plans to employ 11,000 Chinese on mega dam project

The Brazilian government is refusing to sanction a proposal by Chinese state-owned power company State Grid to send 11,000 of its employees to Brazil to work on the construction of a 2,100-kilometer power transmission line beginning at the Belo Monte hydroelectric plant. 725 more words

Indigenous Peoples

First Nation Land Code voted down in Lil'wat

Elders, traditionalists keep to sovereignty and deny Canada’s offer for “municipal” powers.

On Saturday, March 14, the Líl’wat people voted against a Land Code proposed by their elected Chief and Council. 3,755 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Evening Prayer 3.22.15, Fifth Sunday in Lent

Those who are ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, of them the Son of Man will also be ashamed when he comes in the glory of his Father with the holy angels. 1,879 more words

Christianity

Morning Prayer 3.20.15, Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells, 1711

Our cantors added greatly to our service this morning and we give them our thanks.

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The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. 3,340 more words

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