Indigenous

Tribal Festivals

Joanna Eede | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK
Joanna Eede

As global monoculture erodes cultural diversity, the diversity of tribal festivals and rituals is a reminder that humans have different insights, different priorities, and choose other - successful - ways of living. For many tribes, life is lived through ritual.

Death in the Devil's Paradise

Jonathan Mazower | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK
Jonathan Mazower

One hundred years ago this month, one of the least known, and most shameful, episodes in British colonial history was brought to an end in a London court room.

You'll Never Know the Outcome of the Vote on the EU Budget and Silly Lib Dem MEP Rebecca Taylor Objects to the Description 'Indigenous'

Janice Atkinson | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Politics
Janice Atkinson

As our political leaders strut their stuff on their home turf about how successful they were in Brussels last week, you'll never know the truth on who voted to increase, stagnate or decrease the EU's decision on plans to cut the EU budget because it will never be published.

Conflicts and Conundrums: How the Venezuelan State Must Strike the Balance With its Indigenous People

Stephanie Kennedy | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK
Stephanie Kennedy

To the west of the country, the Sierra de Perijá, a stretch of both mountains and plains, traces the conflictive border zone between Colombia and Venezuela. The region's inhabitants are, today, a mixture of indigenous groups, cattle farmers, both rich and humble, and the inevitable generational pool of all three.

Chile's Most Wanted

Rodrigo Vasquez | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Rodrigo Vasquez

I chose Pascual Pichun to be the main character of my film because he has been a symbol of the Mapuche indigenous struggle since he was 17.

Justice for Botswana's Bushmen

Noam Schimmel | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Politics
Noam Schimmel

For over a decade the Bushmen of Botswana have been struggling to have their human rights respected by the government of Botswana.

Could Social Media Save Rare Languages?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Tech

Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter are actually going to save language, rather than dumb it down, scientists believe. Although 'text s...

Could Social Media Save Rare Languages?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Tech

Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter are actually going to save language, rather than dumb it down, scientists believe. Although 'text...

Could Social Media Save Rare Languages?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Tech

Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter are actually going to save language, rather than dumb it down, scientists believe. Although 'text...