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Indian Country Today Media Network

AIM Co-Founder Dennis Banks to Lead Purification Gathering in Arizona
Indian Country Today Media Network
Some of those who have been before will return this year to lead, including Dennis Banks (Anishinaabe/Ojibwa), co-founder of the American Indian Movement, Wendsler Nosie, Sr. (Apache), of the Save Oak Flat protest movement, and Native elders from ...

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Wed, May 04, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Straight.com

Straight.com

Gurpreet Singh: Attawapiskat crisis elicits sympathy and support from South Asian community
Straight.com
Since the indigenous peoples and South Asians share a history of racism and colonialism, Radical Desi wanted to show its support to First Nations during crisis, which has sparked Canadawide protests. Speakers were unanimous in their support for ...

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Tue, May 03, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Whether to be called Kadazandusun or Momogun: Kurup
Daily Express
The Federal Government recently decided to do away with "lain-Lain" when referring to Sarawak natives in forms after protest by Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem. However, responding to Henrynus, Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA) ...

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Tue, May 03, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Farmers: Zero vote for Mar
The Standard
Human rights and farmers groups picketed the Department of Justice to protest what they described as selective administration of justice in the case of the Kidapawan dispersal on April 1 that resulted in the death of two farmers and injury to scores of ...

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Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Ethiopia's Simmering Sores and the Re-Opening of Old Wounds
AllAfrica.com
But a five month persistent protest by the Oromo, Ethiopia's largest ethnic group, for whom the inaugural of a multi-national constitutional federalism was a long awaited victory, which started in Nov. 2015 has laid bare the otherwise flawless ...

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Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source

SaharaReporters.com

SaharaReporters.com

Nigerians In London Protest Fulani Herdsmen Killings In Enugu State
SaharaReporters.com
It was gathered that several of the protesters were members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), a Biafran separatist group. However, several members of IB lined up behind the Nigerian flag to protest the Fulani herdsmen killing apparently to ...
Top 4 reasons why Fulani herdsmen are powerful than you thinkNAIJ.COM
Igbo Congress to Ndi Igbo: Defend yourselves against Fulani terroristsThe Eagle Online
Fulani- farmers' clashes, an African problemThe Nation Newspaper
Vanguard -News24 Nigeria
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Tue, May 03, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Nigeria: Intersociety Accuses FG, Security Agents of Gross Human Rights Abuses
AllAfrica.com
He noted that while the security agencies including the military, Nigerian Police and Department of State Security Service (DSS), were quick to act in arresting and quelling protests by members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the ...

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Tue, May 03, 2016, Continue reading at the source