Vol 27, No 1 (2016)

Summer 2016

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Indigenous Developments

Indigenous Developments (Summer 2016)


Indigenous Environmental Network and Redoil Respond to Obama-Trudeau Joint Statement on Climate Change
Indigenous Environmental Network
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Investing in Coal (or Better, a Transition Away from Coal)
Mark Trahant
The Politics of Leaving Coal Buried Deep in the Ground
Mark Trahant
Yaounde: Government and Civil Sector Officials Discuss Issues with Water and Development in a Country Threatened by Climate Change
Ida Sophie Winter
Campaign Statement: "Empowering Tribal Nations"
Bernie Sanders
Growing Together: Hillary Clinton's Vision for Building a Brighter Future for Native Americans
Hillary Clinton
The Case for Reform: Indian Country and the Broken Primary: #ELECTION 16
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Iowa Issue That Should Be On the Table: Self-Determination
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 – Republicans Aren't Getting Much Attention or Votes from Indian Country
Mark Trahant
The Process Concerning the Ways to Enable Participation of Indigenous Peoples' Representatives and Institutions in Relevant UN Bodies on Issues Affecting them: Addendum to the 3rd draft Compilation of 27 May: Discussion paper for the consultation meeting on 30 June 2016
United Nations Human Rights Council
Indigenous Under Attack in Honduras
Brigitte Gynther
Open Letter to Brazil President Dilma Rousseff
Society for the Anthropology of Lowland South America
Open letter to U.S. anthropologists Kim Hill and Robert S. Walker
Indigenous Organizations of Brazil

Research Notes

U.S.-Funded Conservation in African Rainforest is Resounding Failure: Report
Nadia Prupis
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Donald Trump is Good News, or Really Good News, for Native Democrats
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Native North Dakota
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Tribes Weigh In, Power of Endorsements
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Little Dollars Could Turn the World of Politics Upside Down
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - How Drawing New Lines on a Map Opens a Path to Native Americans Winning More Offices
Mark Trahant
#NativeVote16 - Montana Democrats Say 'Margin of Victory' Is Indian Country
Mark Trahant
#NATIVEVOTE16 - Bernie Sanders is Paying Attention to Indian Country
Mark Trahant
Report of the [UN] Special Reporteur of the Human Rights Council on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on the Impact of International Investment and Free Trade on Human Rights of Indigenpus Peoples
UN Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council
Indigenous Peoples of Ayutla Dying of Neglect
Kau Sireno Pioquinto
Gustavo Castro Witnessed the Murder of Berta Castro. That Means his Life is in Danger.
Beverly Bell
Global Bottom Up by 2030?
Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir
Moroccan Decentralization – Challenges to Genuine Implementation
Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir


Joseph Bauerkemper
Dr. Anne F. Boxberger Flaherty
Edward Minnema
Richard C. Witmer, PhD,

Media Notes

Media Notes (Summer 2016)