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Intercontinental Cry

Intercontinental Cry

Flooding begins on UN approved hydro dam as indigenous defenders are forcefully removed
Intercontinental Cry
Washington DC, Kiad, Bonn (May 24, 2016) – Today the floodgates were opened on the contentious UN backed Barro Blanco hydro dam in Panama, sparking forced removal by authorities of indigenous Ngäbe communities that are living in protest camps near ...

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Wed, May 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Simon Fraser University News

Simon Fraser University News

Think Before You Appropriate: new guide advises on ethical use of indigenous cultural heritage
Simon Fraser University News
Not surprisingly, the First Nations Cowichan people who still knit these sweaters using their traditional designs, protested. They had not been ... For indigenous peoples, there are significant damages when others appropriate their heritage. These ...

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Tue, May 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Simon Fraser University News

Simon Fraser University News

Think Before You Appropriate: new guide advises on ethical use of indigenous cultural heritage
Simon Fraser University News
Not surprisingly, the First Nations Cowichan people who still knit these sweaters using their traditional designs, protested. They had not been ... For indigenous peoples, there are significant damages when others appropriate their heritage. These ...

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Tue, May 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Indigenous people in central Bangladesh fear eviction
ucanews
Indigenous students and activists take part in a protest in Dhaka on May 20 against the government's recent directive to rezone land in Madhupur, Tangail district. (ucanews.com photo by Stephan Uttom) ...

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Tue, May 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Strawberry Festival 2016: Brought To You By Exploitation
Bay Area Indymedia
The collective protest challenges the tourism agenda of the City, calls attention to social problems connected to the agricultural industry and greater Oxnard, and occurs in solidarity with local workers, as well as with agricultural workers in ...

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Mon, May 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source