Posts Tagged ‘indigenous’

An Indigenous Perspective About Being A Vegan

The Facts: Below is a video from of Margaret Robinson, an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, talking about indigenous culture and its relationship with animals. Reflect On: Have we been mislead with health, an desensitized to cruelty? Indigenous wisdom is something that resonates with many people. Despite the fact that […]

Indigenous Resistance Shakes the Canadian State

Indigenous groups resisting a destructive gas pipeline have blockaded one of Canada’s busiest rail lines bringing business as usual to a grinding halt, reports John Clarke By John Clarke Global Research, February 21, 2020 Counterfire 17 February 2020 In early February, the RCMP, Canada’s colonial police force, raided the land defender camps of the Wet’suwet’en people in British Columbia, […]

Solidarity between Palestinians and Indigenous Activists has Deep Roots

Rally supporting indigenous communities in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo: Supplied) Source By Marion Kawas Palestinian solidarity with indigenous struggles here in Turtle Island was highlighted last week, with both local and international Palestinian support for the Wet’suwet’en nation’s struggle on unceded territory in British Columbia. The BDS National Committee (BNC) released a powerful statement at the same time as diaspora Palestinians […]

Australian Indigenous Community Asks Authorities for Permission to Ban Christian Missionaries

Elias Marat, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times Elders in an Aboriginal community in Western Australia (WA) are seeking to prevent Christian missionaries from visiting their region on the grounds that it is undermining and helping to erase their traditional Indigenous culture. Christian missionaries belonging to religious organizations such as Kingdom Aviation Ministries (KAM) and Chariots of […]

Indigenous Group Wins Lawsuit to Protect Amazonian Land From Oil Companies

(TT) — This week, a Peruvian indigenous group won a lengthy court battle to save their land from oil exploration. The land is located in the Amazon, along the border between Peru and Brazil. There have been plans to turn the land into an oil field, until the scheme was blocked in court by a […]

Indigenous Youth Occupying Office Of Minister Of Energy, Mines, And Petroleum Resources

Indigenous Youth Occupying Office Of Minister Of Energy, Mines, And Petroleum Resources Above photo: From Anna Gerard on Twitter. Lekwungen Territories / Victoria, BC – Indigenous Youth of Nuuchahnulth, Tla’amin, Sto:lo, Namgis, Heiltsuk, Lil’wat, Xwlemi, Qayqayt, Lue Chogh Tue, Shishalh and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Nations delivered a letter to NDP MLA Michelle Mungall that stated: As Indigenous […]

Massive child sacrifice gravesite shows that "indigenous" Native Americans were mass murderers

(Natural News) A popular leftist mantra suggests that European colonization of the United States was a horrible evil that displaced innocent “indigenous” people groups that always coexisted peacefully with one another. But historical reality shows that early Native Americans were actually hardened killers who thought nothing of sacrificing human children as gestures […]

“Monstrous”: Canadian Police Prepared to Shoot Indigenous Land Defenders, Documents Show

(CD) — In an exclusive report Friday that outraged human rights advocates worldwide, The Guardian revealed that Canadian police wanted snipers on standby for a January 2019 crackdown on Indigenous land defenders who were blocking construction of a natural gas pipeline through unceded Wet’suwet’en territory. The Guardian reported on official records—documents as well as audio and video content—reviewed by the newspaper related to […]

Decolonization Requires Black, Brown And Indigenous Voices At The Forefront

Decolonization Requires Black, Brown And Indigenous Voices At The Forefront Native Americans and allies recently commemorated the 50th Annual National Day of Mourning at Plymouth Rock in Massachusetts. Next year will be the 400th anniversary of the pilgrims landing as part of the European colonization of North America, which led to land theft and massacres […]

Media Silent as Bolivia’s New Right-Wing Gov’t Massacres Indigenous Protesters

Despite having been in power for only one week, the new Bolivian coup government of Jeanine Añez has already turned the powers of repression onto the population, using live rounds on demonstrators protesting the forceful removal of President Evo Morales from power on November 10. Morales has sought asylum in Mexico.  The death toll, according […]

Whale Lives vs Indigenous Traditions

Derrick Broze breaks down an ongoing court case relating to the Mahak tribe and their tradition of hunting whale. Sources: After 20 Years, Washington Tribe Hopes to Hunt Whales Again Arguments for and against Animal Rights Should Chimps Be Granted “Rights” as Non-Human Animals? Support the Future of The Conscious Resistance: […]

Man Camps, Fossil Fuels and Murdered Indigenous Women – The Cultural Genocide Continues

October 21st, 2019 By Nikki Harper Staff Writer for Wake Up World Across North America, the numbers of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls is staggering, and shaming. A 2014 national investigation in Canada found that more than 1000 women had been murdered in the previous 30 years [1]. With little action being taken […]

Indigenous-Led Protests Rock Ecuador Decrying IMF Deal and Demanding Moreno’s Resignation

QUITO, ECUADOR — “We don’t have a state! We don’t have any state!” The lady’s voice projects through a loudspeaker amid the crowd. She’s not having it. Nor is the groundswell of hundreds, if not thousands who’ve converged at Plaza Grande trolley stop, just meters from Simon Bolivar’s statue at the entrance to Quito’s historic […]

Moreno Flees Capital Of Ecuador As Thousands Of Indigenous Enter City

UPDATE 21H00 local time In his short five-minute televised speech, the Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno informed the seat of government has been moved to Guayaquil. The president then went ahead to accuse, with no evidence, that the protests against his government are financed by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. With the Military Brass standing behind him and […]

Ecuador: Indigenous Groups, Workers Continue Protests

Indigenous organisations and workers’ groups in Ecuador have vowed to continue protests against President Lenin Moreno’s scrapping of decades-long fuel subsidies. The pledge on Saturday came a day after Moreno, who took office in 2017, refused to back down over the austerity policy, imposed under a deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that doubled the price of […]

Review: Yemen’s 8 indigenous drones that changed military equations

The Yemeni army and its Houthi allies have successfully changed the military equation in a brutal Saudi war by at least eight military drones which they have manufactured domestically.  Saudi Arabia launched the war in March 2015, wishing to beat Yemen into submission in a matter of “months”, but it has become deeply bogged down after more than four […]

Defending the Amazon, Indigenous Rights & Planetary Integrity

The Facts: The evidence around what happened on 9/11 suggests that either we are being lied to when it comes to the official story or 9/11 contained events creating the greatest coincidence of all time. Reflect On: Are you aware of the actual facts surrounding 9/11? Not unfound conspiracy theories, the actual facts that do […]

El Chapo Wants to Give His $14 Billion in Drug Money to Mexico’s Indigenous Poor

Elias Marat, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times Notorious cartel boss Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has some strong opinions about where his billions of dollars gained from the drug trade should go—and he’s hoping that it benefits the poor indigenous communities of his home country of Mexico. On Wednesday, attorney Jose Luis Gonzalez Meza, who represents […]

Indigenous Land Stolen By Government For $4.4 Billion Subsidized Coal Mine

John Vibes, Truth Theory Waking Times Indigenous people all over the world are currently facing genocide at the hands of governments and corporations who are seizing their land by force for financial gain. As we reported last week, the annual report from international NGO Global Witness showed that at least 164 activists were killed under suspicious circumstances […]

A Warning About The Indigenous Genocide In Colombia

For more than five decades, Colombian indigenous peoples resisted the power of warfare, refusing to abandon their land. When the peace agreement eventually passed in November 2016 many thought that the this would be the end of the violence. But two years later the threat to their lives and their culture hasn’t gone away. This […]

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