Protesters Claim Major Victory with Army Corps in Battle Over Dakota Access Pipeline

Protesters Claim Major Victory with Army Corps in Battle Over Dakota Access PipelineThe Army Corp of Engineers will not immediately grant the Dakota Access Pipeline the right to cross the Missouri River next to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, officials said Sunday.

Sarayaku Still Awaiting Justice

Sarayaku Still Awaiting JusticeThe Kichwa community of Sarayaku was back in San Jose, Costa Rica today facing off with the Ecuadorian government, which has failed to comply with the most critical components of the Court's landmark 2012 ruling.

Indigenous Day of Mourning

Indigenous Day of MourningThe 47th annual National Day of Mourning organized by the United American Indians of New England was held Nov. 24 in Plymouth, Mass., to debunk the racist myth of “Thanksgiving.” Over 1,000 people gathered in solidarity with the fighting spirit of Indigenous peoples, who continue to resist racist U.S. genocidal policies dating back to Christopher Columbus.

Udall Calls for Urgent Action on Dakota Pipeline To Protect Tribal Rights, Safety Of Demonstrators

Udall Calls for Urgent Action on Dakota Pipeline To Protect Tribal Rights, Safety Of DemonstratorsToday, U.S. Senator Tom Udall, incoming vice chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, condemned the violence against Tribal members, called on President Barack Obama to take urgent action to protect the protesters and address their concerns about how the pipeline could harm the water quality near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation.

Remote Amazon Tribe Kills Illegal Gold Miners

Remote Amazon Tribe Kills Illegal Gold MinersMembers of a remote Amazon rainforest indigenous tribe have shot dead six illegal gold miners with arrows, Brazilian officials said Friday.