indigenous people

Canada

Who Is a Settler, According to Indigenous and Black Scholars

Descendants of slaves don't fit into our common definition of settlers.
Ashleigh-Rae Thomas
2.15.19
Green New Deal

AOC: Green New Deal Must Repair 'Historic Oppression' of Indigenous People

In a Thursday news conference, New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said addressing environmental justice for marginalized people is critical in the fight to combat climate change.
Marie Solis
2.7.19
VICELAND

We Met the Oklahoma Tribe Fighting to Stop Big Oil from Polluting Its Land

Jamali Maddix explores how a Native American tribe is battling environmental racism on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'
VICE Staff
3.20.18
indigenous people

The Feds Are Attacking a Program That Gives Indigenous People Land

A land trust in Guam set aside for native people is being sued by Trump's Department of Justice because it won't lease to non-natives.
Debra Utacia Krol
10.25.17
violence

Lawmakers Are Finally Addressing the Epidemic of Violence Against Native Women

Following outcry after the murder of a 22-year-old pregnant Native woman in North Dakota, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp introduced Savanna’s Act to help fight the epidemic of violence against Native women and their families.
Kimberly Lawson
10.11.17
Fashion

Meet the Native American Designers Innovating in the Fashion World

"Native Fashion Now" celebrates modern designers working at the intersection of tradition and revolution.
Beverly Bryan
6.24.17
Comics!

'Contemporary Mexican Codex,' Today's Comic by Urbano Ortega Matta

By mixing modern and ancient traditions, this comic gives us a taste of Mayan and Mexican culture.
Urbano Ortega Matta
6.12.17
indigenous rights

How Indigenous Millennials Are Using Tech to Save Their Dying Languages

Decades of oppression and forced assimilation have led to the steep decline of Indigenous languages. Now tech-savvy young people are fighting to preserve their culture.
Polina Bachlakova
6.6.17
NEW ZEALAND

Far-Right Grave Robbers Could Be Stealing Ancestral Māori Skulls

Calling bullshit on the self-proclaimed historians behind those "white people got here first" stories.
Tess McClure
5.18.17
VICELAND

Meet the Indigenous Rap Group Spreading a Message of Resistance to Native American Youth

On the season finale of 'RISE,' militant hip-hop group Savage Family demonstrates the importance of engaging with young Native Americans.
VICE Staff
3.10.17
INDIA

Trendy Superfood Diets Are Causing Food Insecurity In India

Thanks to their collective obsession with eating superfoods of all kinds, hipsters are now helping push indigenous populations in India toward hunger.
Wyatt Marshall
12.14.16
Canada

A New Internet Tax in Canada Would Keep Indigenous People Offline

Canada’s Heritage Minister is debating an ISP tax to fund Canadian content. Here’s why that’s a bad idea.
Denise Williams and Josh Tabish
11.2.16
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