Appeals court: Indian inmate can use sweat lodge

Appeals court: Indian inmate can use sweat lodgeA federal appeals court says a judge in Wyoming was wrong to dismiss a Northern Arapaho man's lawsuit claiming state prison officials violated his religious rights by denying him access to a sweat lodge in prison.

Members of Butchulla tribe march for recognition

Members of Butchulla tribe march for recognitionTRADITIONAL owners of the Maryborough land held a march on Sunday to celebrate and recognise their heritage.
Members of the Butchulla tribe walked to Ululah Lagoon to celebrate their elders.
Butchulla traditional owner Roderick Tobane said his ancestors returned to the Fraser Coast after being taken from their families.

This Tribe is About to Go Extinct, Unless India's Government Does Something About It

This Tribe is About to Go Extinct, Unless IndiaShot from a tour bus in India's Andaman Islands, the video shows tourists taunting women with scraps of food, trying to bribe them to sing and dance. This inhuman behaviour reminiscent of 'human safaris/zoos' was worsened when placed in the context of who these women were. They were from the Jarawa tribe, one of the last uncontacted tribes in existence, whose numbers have dwindled to a meager 350-400 members.

Men and women's brains are wired differently, study finds

Men and womenMen are from Mars, women are from Venus. This old saying might seem exaggerated or outdated, but it speaks to the differences in the ways that men and women operate. Differences, it turns out, traced to how men and women's brains are wired, according to a new study from Penn Medicine.

Shamans Drafted In to Pray for Olympic Snow in Sochi

Shamans Drafted In to Pray for Olympic Snow in Sochi Not content to merely watch the weather forecast, Russia’s Winter Olympic organizers took matters into their own hands Monday, arranging for dozens of shamans to pray for snow in Sochi.