Category Archives: Indigenous Communities and Native Peoples

San Diego Gay and Lesbian News: VIDEO: In Geneva, Secretary Clinton focuses on global LGBT rights in UN Human Rights Day speech

Source: http://sdgln.com/news/2011/12/06/secretary-clinton-focuses-LGBT-rights-united-nations-human-rights-day-speech?fb_ref=.Tt55ixGXb4Y.like&fb_source=profile_oneline (Editor’s note: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about Human Rights Day to the United Nations today in Geneva. The entire transcript of the speech, provided by humanrights.gov, is below.) Good evening and let me express my deep honor and … Continue reading

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Redskins, Whiteskins, Blackskins…

In response to my post “Blackface” at Lehigh University, Mike said: “Well I agree, this is racist. But what is really disappointing is how people dress up as stereotypical native americans (indians) every year for hollowed as well as theme … Continue reading

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All Rights: Isolated Tribe in the Amazon (Feb. 6, 2011)

First film footage of remote Amazon rainforest tribe BBC Preview: “An isolated tribe living in the Amazon rainforest on the Brazil-Peru border has been filmed for the first time.” Astonishing new photos of one of the world’s last uncontacted tribes … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 30, 2011)

Married Gay Troops Won’t Be Recognized After DADT Repeal On Top Magazine Preview: “A gay service member marrying will no longer be grounds for discharge after ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ is repealed, but federal law will keep the military from … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 19, 2011)

California: Deal Reached Over Harvey Milk’s Store The New York Times Preview: “The nation’s largest gay rights group said Tuesday that it planned to share the San Francisco storefront where Harvey Milk waged his political campaign with a nonprofit that … Continue reading

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