“We need to save this for our kids.”
Photographer Natalya Saprunova has captured a rich and vibrant way of life that is increasingly under threat.
Indigenous leaders say the apology didn't go far enough in part because Pope Francis didn't denounce the “Doctrine of Discovery” and blamed the atrocities on bad actors—not the institution.
The Catholic Church ran more than half of the country's brutal residential schools, which forcibly assimilated 150,000 First Nations, Métis, and Inuit children.
A sprawling society with pyramids, moats, and “forest islands” thrived from 500 to 1400 A.D. in the Bolivian Amazon.
Watch Goodman’s vivid and intentional “Mineral” music video, created by a fully Indigenous cast, today.
The denial or downplaying of what happened at residential schools works to protect the status quo and amounts to a form of genocide denial that needs to be confronted, experts say.
Pope Francis said he felt “shame” for the abuses carried out against Indigenous children by Catholic educators.
In a major ruling, a South African court ordered developers to halt construction on the sacred heritage site, pending consultation with the Khoi and San First Nation Peoples.
“There is a fundamental lack of respect for the humanities of Indigenous people."
Cannabis has been farmed for decades by impoverished tribal communities in southern India.