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Australia Is Giving Us MAJOR Wanderlust Right Now

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel

As winter is approaching here in the United States, we're looking for a warmer hideaway before the first snowfall. A likely choice? Australia, wher...

Australian Mine Firm Desecrated Aboriginal Site

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.02.2013 | World

An Australian mining firm was convicted on Friday of desecrating a sacred outback Aboriginal site in a landmark ruling protecting the beliefs of the b...

Manthropology: The Science Of The Inadequate Modern Male

Peter McAllister | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Peter McAllister

I wondered how many other stories about the extraordinary abilities of pre-modern men were true. I decided to find out, starting with that most male of characteristics: physical strength.

$10 Million Not Enough To Restore Justice and Dignity for Indigenous Women in Canada

Jamaal Bell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamaal Bell

Sunday, February 14th. About 200 braved the cold, gathered at Berri Square and quietly (except for a lone drum), marched all the way to Parc des Ameri...

United States Re-examines Opposition to UN Declaration

Valerie Taliman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Valerie Taliman

NEW YORK - Political tides are turning as international support for the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples continues to gr...

The Progress of Man

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Koehler

It's time, I think, to resacralize progress. One way to start is to recognize the rights of native peoples around the world not to be displaced.

Russian Ice Skaters' 'Aboriginal' Routine Offends Australians (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A routine by Russia's world champion ice skaters Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin has been accused of being offensive to indigenous Australians. The...

Prince William Heads Down Under (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prince William of Britain has been making the most of his first official state visit, heading down to Australia and New Zealand for a variety of activ...

Scratching the Itch

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Koehler

The whole point of so much of what we do seems to be to weed people out. We do it for fun, and without awareness. The following miniature news item, ...

AIDS Spreading Rapidly Among Canada's Aboriginals

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AIDS is spreading faster among Canada's aboriginal people than in the general population, and a strong cultural stigma and links to rising drug use ma...