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Canada: Catholic Church Guilty Of Cultural Genocide -Poll

Source: Canada: Catholic Church Guilty Of Cultural Genocide -Poll

Peru Elections: Castillo Widens His Lead as Final Results Near

Source: Peru Elections: Castillo Widens His Lead as Final Results Near

Genocide In Canada: Mass Grave of Indian Children Found

Source: Genocide In Canada: Mass Grave of Indian Children Found

Zapatistas Sail To Spain On 500 Anniversary of Cortes’ Conquest

Source: Zapatistas Sail To Spain On 500 Anniversary of Cortes’ Conquest

AMLO Apologizes to the Maya People Over Historical Abuses

Source: AMLO Apologizes to the Maya People Over Historical Abuses

Calusa

The Calusa were once the dominant power in southern Florida. Numbering about 40.000 around 1500 AD, they dominated neigbouring tribes. Their society was stratified with a ruler having almost royal powers, or at least it seemed that way to the Spanish who were the… Continue Reading “Calusa”

Ais

Not much is known about the Ais who inhabited the Atlantic coast of Florida, south of Timucua. The Ais word for themselves is however known, Ais, which seems to be of the Chitimachan Language Family and means ‘people‘, a common endonym for many Native… Continue Reading “Ais”

Timucua

Timucua location, chiefdoms and villages at the time of first contact with Spanish and French invaders. The Timucua language seems to be a language isolate unrelated to any other. Although estimated to number about 200.000 in the 1500s, none remains alive today. Epidemic diseases,… Continue Reading “Timucua”

Indigenous Salish and Kootenai People Have Reclaimed the National Bison Range

Minnesota returns land to Lower Sioux Indian Community after decades-long battle

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Quebec’s Magpie River becomes first in Canada to be granted legal personhood

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Culturally significant island in Salish Sea returns to W̱SÁNEĆ First Nations

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The chef preserving Canadas indigenous identity

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Guatemala: Amerindians, mestizos and blancos – a DNA perspective

Guatemala, El Salvador, two countries with an official Amerindian minority, but in reality both are inhabited by a population largely of Mayan, Pipil and Lenca origin. Some of them still adhere to an Amerindian identity, but large numbers of individuals from broken up societies… Continue Reading “Guatemala: Amerindians, mestizos and blancos – a DNA perspective”

El Salvador: Amerindians, mestizos and blancos – a DNA perspective

El Salvador like other Central American states came into existance by political manouvering by an elite class of Hispanic-descended people hereafter called blancos as a reference term. Political, economic, military and social meddling in the affairs of these countries from US governments and big… Continue Reading “El Salvador: Amerindians, mestizos and blancos – a DNA perspective”

Deb Haaland from Laguna Pueblo on her priorities in office

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Supreme Court Rules Large Swath of Oklahoma is Muskogee Indian Reservation

From the New York Times, 09.07.2020. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that much of eastern Oklahoma falls within an Indian reservation, a decision that could reshape the criminal-justice system by preventing state authorities from prosecuting offenses there that involve Native Americans.… Continue Reading “Supreme Court Rules Large Swath of Oklahoma is Muskogee Indian Reservation”

Skoskir þingmenn vilja vernda gelísku

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The Ancient Maya Poisoned Tikal’s Drinking Water

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