indigenous resistance

January 24, 2023
Santiago Navarro F for Avispa Midia

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador entered office promising not to grant new mining licenses. But concessions have been authorized in Indigenous territories.

December 2, 2016
Laura Hobson Herlihy and Brett Spencer

Yatama, an indigenous political party on the Caribbean coast, contests Daniel Ortega’s hegemony.

July 2, 2014
Through alternative media, activists and artists demand justice for the victims of the Bagua Massacre.
January 11, 2014
Maria Camila Bustos

The United Nations negotiations on climate change took place last November in Warsaw, Poland. As climate finance and “loss and damage” payments dominated the agenda, indigenous peoples’ groups fought to be heard. While some groups discussed their experiences with the current UN proposals, COICA proposed an alternative: “REDD+ Indigena.”

November 18, 2013
Manuela Picq

In a NACLA-CLACS co-sponsored event on October 31, Manuela Picq spoke with Carlos Pérez Guartambel, the current leader of Ecuarunari, (Ecuador Runacunapak Rikcharimui, Confederation of the Kichwa of Ecuador), the historically powerful indigenous organization in the Ecuadorian highlands.

September 25, 2007
H.J. Maidenberg
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