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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2017
... World Policy Journal asked experts from Canada, Kenya, Australia, and Chile how colonialism impedes justice for indigenous peoples. Unsurprisingly, these legal battles have intensified the conflict and the Mapuche people’s demands for political autonomy. It’s clear that the state’s targeted...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 64–68.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Fernanda Canofre Brazil is in the midst of perhaps the most sweeping criminalization of indigenous rights in recent history. The “ruralists,” politicians in Congress with ties to the country’s influential agribusiness lobby, are pushing through legislation to rob independent government agencies...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 3–5.
Published: 01 December 2017
... according to the Census Bureau seven in 10 Native Americans, or 3.7 million people, live in cities. Even among the budding Indigenous intelligentsia, there is often a disconnect between our everyday realities and the way we place and tell our stories. In 1952, the federal government established...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 6–10.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the government took responsibility for protecting indigenous rights. My involvement in the fight to defend the Bikin began at the end of the 1980s. At that time, an agreement was signed between the governments of the USSR and South Korea granting the Seoul-based company Hyundai a three-decade lease of my...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 11–14.
Published: 01 December 2017
... / JESSICA SPENGLER British Captain James Cook first arrived in New Zealand in 1769. / SIDS1 / JESSICA SPENGLER In 1840, English officials on behalf of the British crown signed the Treaty of Waitangi—also known as Te Tiriti o Waitangi —with the Indigenous Māori population, affirming Māori...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 24–27.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Mansour Nasasra Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 MANSOUR NASASRA MANSOUR NASASRA The Indigenous Arab Bedouin have lived in southern Palestine for centuries, mainly in the city of Beersheba, known as Bir al-Saba’ in Arabic. The community preserved its traditional...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 30–34.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Indigenous people and Africans—to fund his colonial enterprise. Colón initiated the trans-Atlantic slave trade and supervised shipments of Indigenous peoples from the Caribbean to Europe. It was this ground-zero encounter, this tragic meeting of the so-called Old and New Worlds, that altered the course...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 44–45.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 MAP ROOM INDUSTRY AND VIOLENCE AGAINST INDIGENOUS WOMEN Oil and gas extraction, mining, logging, and hydroelectric development draw large numbers of men to Indigenous lands, o en leaving women vulnerable to violence. World Policy Journal...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 46–50.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Dalee Sambo Dorough Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 ANN ORO ANN ORO Indigenous peoples regard self-determination as the prerequisite for the exercise and enjoyment of all other human rights. Self-determination is defined as the right of a group to “freely determine...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 72–85.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Daniella Zalcman Photographer Daniella Zalcman documents survivors of Canada’s attempt to eradicate Indigenous culture through a network of church run schools. Zalcman finds that a year after the release of a Truth and Reconciliation Commission report, the Canadian government has implemented few...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 91–101.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Pauline Moullot Aboriginals are divided about the fight for constitutional recognition, and many insist it isn’t the only step that needs to be undertaken to improve their living conditions in today’s Australia. After the September 2014 World Conference on Indigenous People, the United Nations...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 28–29.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 ANATOMY SOCIAL MOBILITY World Policy Journal compared Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations across Latin America and found that Indigenous peoples receive less education, are placed in jobs that require less expertise...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Jessica Loudis Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 For many Americans, the 2016 protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline served as an introduction to the Indigenous peoples’ movement. Over the course of more than a year, activists and members of various Native communities...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 36–40.
Published: 01 December 2017
... regulating the ability to pass Indian status, and the accompanying rights, to one’s children. From the outset, the Indian Act imposed avenues for Indigenous people to be “assimilated” into Canadian society: Women who married non-Indians lost their status, as did registered Indians who entered certain...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 111–118.
Published: 01 March 2011
... on a remote road outside this small city in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest of northern Peru. but along the narrow strip of highway—known to locals as the Devil's Curve—thousands of protesters were huddled. Most were members of indigenous tribes. It was June 5, 2009, and they had been blocking...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 126.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 MATERNAL MORTALITY Maternal Mortality Rates Indigenous National 800 600 400...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 12–13.
Published: 01 March 2016
...% BLACK 67% BLACK 51% BRAZIL Between 1990 and 2014, the total prison population increased by 575 percent. INDIGENOUS 3% NON INDIGENOUS 97% INDIGENOUS 27...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 39–46.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., the combina­ their respective countries either by each tion of narcissism and xenophobia has pro­ other or by outsiders. They also tend to in­ duced a degree of cultural and national sist and even to boast that their weapons chauvinism that, given the right circum­ programs are entirely “indigenous...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 41–48.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., but the middle class can never become rich. What accounts for this? A major factor, unsurprisingly, is race. Most of the wealthy in Ecuadorian society can be classified as white or light-skinned mestizos —the term used for those of mixed European and indigenous ancestry. In Ecuador, the logic goes...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 62–75.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Protectors hold a prayer at North Dakota’s state capitol in Bismarck. November 2016. JOSUÉ RIVAS (Mexica/Otomi) is an award-winning Indigenous documentary photographer, cinematographer, and „ilm director. His work aims to create awareness about issues a‡ecting Native communities across Turtle...