Brazil: Tribes Fight Back Against Illegal Loggers on Native Land

(ANTIMEDIA) Deforestation was an issue long before the media covered it and activist groups fought against it. It is estimated that between the mid-1800s — when deforestation began to proliferate — and 1947, humans destroyed approximately half of the world’s … Continue reading

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As Cities Give Columbus The Boot, Indigenous Peoples Day Spreads Across US

‘Knowing the facts of Columbus’s life, it seems astonishing that he is still treated with honor in many places.’ Continue reading

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Native Communities Across North America Lack Access To Clean Water

The Neskantaga First Nations community hasn’t had clean water in 20 years, while the Shoal Lake 40 lost their fresh water to nearby Winnipeg 17 years ago. Continue reading

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