Bolivian Leaders Welcome the 5524 Andean-Amazonian Year
The Andean, Amazonian, Guarani, Kolla, and Mapuche among other people from other cultures, commemorate the new Andean-Amazonian year on June 21st, which is called 'machaq mara' in Aymara and 'mosoq wata' in Quechua.
SAO PAULO (AP) — A jaguar used in an Olympic torch relay ceremony was shot to death after it escaped its leash and tried to attack a soldier, the Brazilian army said Tuesday.Native American Tribe Takes On The King Of Beers
This week, the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina filed a suit against Anheuser-Busch and its distributor for using the tribe’s official logo and slogan in a local marketing campaign for beer.Brazilian indigenous Land Activist Killed in Conflict with Farmers – Government Agency
An indigenous activist was shot dead in southwestern Brazil and at least six others seriously wounded when their camp was attacked by armed farmers, a government agency said.Beardy's and Okemasis First Nation Hosts Inaugural Two Spirit Parade
The Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation banded together on June 9 to host the first-ever Two Spirit and Pride parade on a reserve. Two-spirited people have existed throughout history in many First Nation communities across North America.