#Indigenous people

  • Feature: The Navajo Nation's Lack of Clean Water Has Fueled a COVID-19 Crisis

    The Navajo Nation's Lack of Clean Water Has Fueled a COVID-19 Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|May 22, 2020

    “We need water.” Read more

  • Article: Attacks on Indigenous Land Defenders Surge Globally: Report

    Attacks on Indigenous Land Defenders Surge Globally: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 9, 2020

    The report indicates that attacks take place when governments fail to enforce laws. Read more

  • Article: Comedian Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon

    Comedian Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2019

    “The Amazon has never been more vulnerable.” Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 22, 2017

    There’s still a lot of work to do. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How You Can Celebrate Canada 150 Without Taking Away from Indigenous Culture

    Here’s How You Can Celebrate Canada 150 Without Taking Away from Indigenous Culture

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 23, 2017

    There’s a reason people are sitting out Canada 150 celebrations. Read more

  • Article: It's About Time: National Aboriginal Day in Canada Is Getting a New Name

    It's About Time: National Aboriginal Day in Canada Is Getting a New Name

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 21, 2017

    Take part in #NADCanada activities and learn about Indigenous history, cultures and traditions. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Leaders Want UN to Make Cultural Misappropriation Illegal Worldwide

    Indigenous Leaders Want UN to Make Cultural Misappropriation Illegal Worldwide

    By Gabriella Canal|June 15, 2017

    Delegates from 189 countries want to speed up the process to protect their intellectual property. Read more

  • Article: 4 Indigenous Leaders Share Why the World Must Care About Forests

    4 Indigenous Leaders Share Why the World Must Care About Forests

    From Stand For Trees|June 5, 2017

    "My message to all those who don’t live close to a forest is that we exist." Read more