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Mapuche activists evicted from land protest on ancestral territory in Argentina
World
Mapuche activists evicted from land protest on ancestral territory in Argentina (August 9, 2017)
Mapuche activists and their allies were evicted by military police in Argentina last week and one supporter has gone missing.

DNA from ancient infants linked to present-day Native populations
National
DNA from ancient infants linked to present-day Native populations (October 27, 2015)
Two infants who were laid to rest in Alaska about 11,500 years ago are linked to Native people in the United States, Mexico, South America and even the Caribbean.

Jessica Carro: The forgotten Native people of the Americas
Opinion | World
Jessica Carro: The forgotten Native people of the Americas (November 11, 2014)
Writer discusses the lack of information about Native people in South America.

Jessica Carro: Native people treated like foreigners in Argentina
Opinion | World
Jessica Carro: Native people treated like foreigners in Argentina (September 11, 2014)
Jessica Carro discusses the treatment of indigenous people in Argentina.

Ache people file lawsuit against Paraguay over forced removal
Law | World
Ache people file lawsuit against Paraguay over forced removal (July 1, 2014)
Tribe was forced out of homelands and onto a farm where many were beaten, sexually assaulted and sold into slavery.

Native activists occupy oilfield site in Peru to demand cleanup
Environment | World
Native activists occupy oilfield site in Peru to demand cleanup (April 25, 2014)
Native activists are occupying the largest oilfield site in Peru.

Peter d'Errico: Stolen children a common practice in  a dirty war
Opinion
Peter d'Errico: Stolen children a common practice in a dirty war (August 7, 2013)
Peter d'Errico compares boarding schools and the taking of Indian children to the dirty war in Argentina.

Qom Tribe in Argentina seeks return of ancestral territory
World
Qom Tribe in Argentina seeks return of ancestral territory (May 23, 2013)
Leaders of the Qom Tribe in Argentina are asking President Cristina Fernandez to return their ancestral territory. A 2006 emergency law prevents indigenous groups from being evicted or removed until...

Chevron  refuses to pay $18.7B judgement to tribe in Ecuador
Environment | Law | World
Chevron refuses to pay $18.7B judgement to tribe in Ecuador (November 2, 2012)
The Cofan people of Ecuador are trying to collect an $18.7 billion judgment they won against Chevron. The tribe blamed Texaco Petroleum Co. for pollution on its ancestral land. But...

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