#Indigenous rights

  • Article: Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 31, 2019

    “Killings only tell part of the story.” Read more

  • Article: Brazil's President Is Making It Impossible to Fight Deforestation, Activists Say

    Brazil's President Is Making It Impossible to Fight Deforestation, Activists Say

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|June 12, 2019

    Enforcement agencies are being blocked from taking action. Read more

  • Article: Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help

    Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2019

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

  • Article: Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    By Joe McCarthy|July 13, 2018

    The case is one of many that pit Indigenous rights against corporate malfeasance. Read more

  • Article: 100% of Children in Detention in Australia's Northern Territory Are Indigenous

    100% of Children in Detention in Australia's Northern Territory Are Indigenous

    By Madeleine Keck|July 8, 2018

    Many are calling for a complete reform of the justice system. Read more

  • Article: 5 Indigenous Women Who Helped Shape Today’s Canada

    5 Indigenous Women Who Helped Shape Today’s Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 15, 2018

    Canada was built on the shoulders of women like this. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Named the First-Ever Female Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

    Canada Just Named the First-Ever Female Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 12, 2018

    Brenda Lucki has served with the national police for 31 years. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Leaders in Central America Are Funding the Climate Change Fight

    Indigenous Leaders in Central America Are Funding the Climate Change Fight

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 25, 2018

    Cut off from international funding, indigenous groups adapt to climate change on their own. Read more