Indigenous peoples

Activists march to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C., in April 2016, calling for an independent investigation of the murder of environmental and indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) 
Jackie McVicar August 28, 2018
Honduran authorities have put the trial for the murder of an environmental and indigenous rights activist at risk by refusing to analyze and share key evidence.
Brady Jandreau in ‘The Rider’ (photo: Sony Pictures Classics)
Kristin Weston July 05, 2018
The acclaimed new film takes place on the Pine Ridge Indian reservation where I grew up and competed in rodeos.
Bryan Rivera sifts through the remains of his house, after his family went missing during the Volcan de Fuego or "Volcano of Fire" eruption, in San Miguel Los Lotes, Guatemala, on June 7. (AP Photo/Moisés Castillo)
Jackie McVicar June 27, 2018
The Fuego volcano eruption destroyed properties recently sold to indigenous Guatemalans for subsistence farming.
A 1940 photo shows indigenous students and a nun in a girls' classroom at Cross Lake Indian Residential School in Manitoba. (CNS photo/Library and Archives Canada, Reuters) 
Eileen Markey June 14, 2018
Canada has begun truth-seeking and reconciliation, and the Sisters of Charity in Nova Scotia are confronting their order’s role in a racist educational system.
Mauna Kea is already dotted with telescopes, but T.M.T. would dwarf them all. (iStock/Jarin13)
Jennifer Reid June 14, 2018
The Thirty Meter Telescope would cover six acres on Mauna Kea, one of the most sacred places in Hawaii, and women are leading the resistance.
The Indian Creek area of Bears Ears National Monument (iStock/Adventure_Photo)
Nathan Beacom May 04, 2018
Preserving wilderness areas is a way to preserve the idea of the sacred. But the Trump administration is seeking a huge reduction in protected land.