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Colton Haynes Is Thor, Ricky Martin Gets A Star: BRIEFS
NewNowNext
Screen Shot 02-08-16 at 09.11 AM. Long before Midnight Oil's classic “Beds Are Burning,” Australian rock group Goanna (led by Shane Howard) had a huge hit down under with this protest song. “The inspiration came on a ten-day camping trip to Uluru (also ...

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Mon, Feb 08, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Otago Daily Times

Otago Daily Times

Sharing the future
Otago Daily Times
Public protest put Treaty grievances on the agenda, and in the end government drove the Treaty settlement process. ... "That's why I'm interested in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which New Zealand has signed.

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Sun, Feb 07, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Toronto Star

Toronto Star

Federal privacy watchdog wants info on agency tracking peaceful protests
Toronto Star
The GOC does not conduct surveillance on protests, but serves as an intelligence clearing house for the federal government. That information can be as innocuous as Facebook event posts, to as detailed as RCMP and CSIS reports on incidents. The agency ...

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Sat, Feb 06, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Intercontinental Cry

Intercontinental Cry

Trans-Pacific Partnership signed in New Zealand; protesters include indigenous Maori
Intercontinental Cry
Under the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Erueti says, all indigenous groups have to be consulted before the government signs agreements that will have an impact on them, as the TPP will. In New Zealand, the TPP might affect ...

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016, Continue reading at the source

SeeNews Renewables

SeeNews Renewables

Proper consultation, cultural sensitivity crucial for wind's future in Mexico
SeeNews Renewables
Many communities, comprised largely of Indigenous Peoples, have fervently opposed current and future projects. Their efforts to stop ... The most intense protests involve claims of inadequate or improper engagement and consultation with local populations.

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Rappler

Rappler

Australia struggling to improve lives of Aborigines – PM
Rappler
A smoking ceremony is conducted during an Aboriginal protest at the Tent Embassy on the lawns of Old Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, 26 January 2016. Mick Tsikas/EPA. SYDNEY, Australia – Australia is making only limited progress in meeting ...

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Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source

The Cairns Post

The Cairns Post

PM hints at election later in the year0:30
The Cairns Post
An Aboriginal protest is held at the Tent Embassy on the lawns of Old Parliament House in Canberra on Australia Day. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has backed 2016's Australian of the Year, General David Morrison. Picture ...

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Fri, Jan 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Courier Mail

Courier Mail

PM hints at late election date
Courier Mail
An Aboriginal protest is held at the Tent Embassy on the lawns of Old Parliament House in Canberra on Australia Day. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has backed 2016's Australian of the Year, General David Morrison. Picture ...

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Fri, Jan 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Montreal Gazette

Montreal Gazette

Band councils, provinces need to work together on aboriginal education: report
Montreal Gazette
A woman puts her hand on a girls shoulder during an aboriginal protest against the First Nations Education act and missing aboriginal women on Wednesday May 14, 2014 in Ottawa. Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS. Share Adjust Comment Print.

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Thu, Jan 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source