By Rick KearnsDNA evidence shows that most Puerto Ricans are a blending of Taino (Indian), Spanish and African according to studies by Dr. Juan Martinez-Cruzado.
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By Rick KearnsTwo German engineering firms that provide industrial turbines have said they will no longer supply the Honduras project the late Berta Cáceres fought.
By Rick KearnsMayan communities in Belize now have a way to officially identify and potentially protect their territorial boundaries.
By Rick KearnsThe Federal Supreme Court ruled in favor of indigenous people recently, stating their lands in Mato Grosso are ‘immemorially indigenous.’
By Rick KearnsThe Sapara people of Ecuador are fighting to keep more oil drilling out of their territory especially after a recent meeting with the Ecuadorean government.
By Rick KearnsIndigenous in Brazil halt construction of Sāo Manoel hydroelectric dam project and await the government to fulfill its promises made.
By Rick KearnsA new Penn Museum exhibit titled Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America highlights more than 5,000 years of building.
Funders Officially Leave Controversial Agua Zarca Hydropower Project — A Victory for Berta Caceres Allies
By Rick KearnsFMO and Finnfund, two financial institutions recently reached an agreement with Agua Zarca hydropower project developer DESA Corp to end their relations.
By Rick KearnsFour Native organizations need help to identifying Native American students who attended boarding schools; want to call on U.S. to release all its records.