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TAKE ACTION NOW! KENYA: Please Sign This Petition Before the Last Home Is Torched
World  (tags: indigneous rights, forced evictions, World Bank, Kenya, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, conflict, violence, society, politics, world )

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- 190 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Heavily armed police just burned 1,000 homes to the ground to force indigenous families out of the Kenyan forest where they've lived for centuries.
Indian President's Passionate Plea Against Assimilating Tribes
World  (tags: indigneous rights, uncontacted tribes, india, ethics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, society, news, humanrights, freedoms )

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- 213 days ago - survivalinternational.org
In a strongly worded speech the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, said this week at the inauguration of the 'Andaman & Nicobar Tribal Research and Training Institute' (ANTRI) that attempts to assimilate tribes into the mainstream had failed and were w
Laws Needed to Enforce U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Legal Experts
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, indigneous rights )

Cal
- 286 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Not a single country in the world is living up to the provisions of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and it's time for governments to pass laws incorporating the tenets of Free, Prior and Informed Consent that the docu
Brazil's Indians Reclaim Land Citing Promises, Using Force
World  (tags: humanrights, indigneous rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, society, politics, freedoms, energy, protection, pollution, world )

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- 425 days ago - npr.org
Since the Portuguese conquest centuries ago, Brazil's indigenous population has been subjected to slavery, genocide, murder, land theft and discrimination.
Brazilian Government Accused Of Failing To Protect Indigenous
World  (tags: humanrights, indigneous rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, society, politics, freedoms, energy )

Cal
- 488 days ago - latino.foxnews.com
A British-based Indian rights group said Brazil's government has failed to comply with a court order to protect the Awa indigenous people in the Amazon jungles.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL APRIL CEO SUKANTO TANOTO: Return Lands Stolen From Local Communities
World  (tags: humanrights, indigneous rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, society, politics, freedoms )

Cal
- 535 days ago - ran.org
Please write to CEO Sukanto Tanoto today and ask APRIL to release the Indigenous villagers still being held, to peacefully resolve this conflict, and to return the community lands it has stolen.
"To Get the Gold, They Will Have to Kill Every One of Us First" Tribal Leaders Fight Gold-Hungry Investors
World  (tags: politics, world, indigneous rights, resource exploitation, nature, society, news, interesting, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, freedoms, conflict )

Cal
- 555 days ago - alternet.org
Ecuadorian officials want to sell gold-laden land to China, but not without a fight from the legendary Shuar tribe.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ask Brazil to Cease Construction of Dam Complex That Will Displace Indigenous Brazilians
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', INDIGNEOUS RIGHTS, environment, ecosystems, world, politics, humanrights, society )

Cal
- 566 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the building of a Brazilian dam complex that will displace thousands of indigenous people and irrevocably damage the ecosystem of the Amazon.
   

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