indigenous peoples

climate change

UN Says Humans Must Transform Our Diets and Land Use to Save the Planet

"For the first time, the world’s top scientists have confirmed what we have always known: respecting the land rights of Indigenous Peoples and local communities is an immediate and actionable climate change solution."
Terri Hansen
Covington High School video

Nathan Phillips says Covington student’s explanation was “coached up and written for him”

Rex Santus
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

An Ayahuasca Journey in Virtual Reality

The 17-minute "mixed-reality" work 'Awavena' melds augmented reality, 360-degree film footage, and VR to tell the story of the sacred brew.
VICE Staff
climate change

An Inter-Tribal Gathering Is Helping Scientists Fight Climate Change

Indigenous tribes from Siberia and the Pacific Northwest gathered this summer to strategize their survival in the rapidly warming Arctic.
Avery L. White
DNA Hoax

A Sketchy DNA Testing Service Said Dogs Had First Nations Ancestry

Are Canadians using this DNA laboratory to claim First Nations tax exemptions?
Sarah Emerson
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The California Tribe Fighting for Federal Recognition

We talk about the Nisenan Native American tribe on this episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now' podcast.
VICE Staff

The Feminist Indigenous Candidate Running for President of Mexico

María de Jesús Patricio Martínez Marichuy is seeking more than 800,000 signatures so she can make a real run at Mexico's presidency.
Laura Castellanos
Broadband Land

Mexican TV Is Interfering with Rural Broadband in California

The Tribal Digital Village has been working since 2001 to improve access to internet for reservation residents, and has faced some unique challenges.
Kaleigh Rogers

Do We All See the Man Holding an iPhone in This 1937 Painting?

Wait for it.
Brian Anderson
indigenous peoples

'This Is My Land': The Indigenous Women Chiefs Protecting the Amazon

For decades, Brazil's Kayapo tribe has battled deforestation of their home. Now women are at the frontlines of the fight to save the rainforest.
Charlotte Jansen

Indigenous Peoples in Canadian Cities Want Their Own Radio Stations

Radio is a technology that connects people to their culture.
Jordan Pearson

Native Americans Are Resisting the Dakota Pipeline With Tech and Media Savvy

The North Dakota protests are about more than climate change and free speech. They speak to racist assumptions about who’s tech savvy and who’s not.
Paul Spencer