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40,000 Years of Singing

Barrett Martin | Posted 04.14.2014 | Arts
Barrett Martin

Any musicologist or art historian will tell you that the music and art of a culture says everything about the culture itself. When did we stop creating culture and instead started devouring it?

The Life Out Loud: Listening to the Wisdom of Our Elders

MeiMei Fox | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
MeiMei Fox

We need to listen to the surviving first cultures. They are a vehicle for connecting modern humanity to nature and wisdom.

WATCH: Global Spirit: Dreams, Visions And Realities

Stephen Olsson | Posted 11.13.2012 | Religion
Stephen Olsson

Understanding the cosmology and creation stories that underlie the Australian aboriginal "Dreamtime" is often a challenging stretch for the western mind. Perhaps this is why we knew that having an aboriginal guest on the Global Spirit series was important.

Iconic Aboriginal Musician Dies At 75

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 06.02.2012 | Home

SYDNEY -- Jimmy Little, one of Australia's most famous Aboriginal musicians, died Monday after a long illness, his family said. He was 75. The iconic...

Faces of Wilcannia (PHOTOS)

David Maurice Smith | Posted 03.04.2012 | World
David Maurice Smith

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Starting the Conversation of Aboriginal Homelessness

Mark Horvath | Posted 09.21.2011 | Impact
Mark Horvath

The aboriginal population is disproportionate in homelessness around Canada.

For Australia's Natives, 'No Other Way But Jail'

AP | By ROD McGUIRK | Posted 08.28.2011 | World

CANBERRA, Australia -- Fabian Brown, known among Aborigines by his tribal name Jabangardi, is usually jobless, addicted to alcohol and has been in and...

Travelers of the World Unite: Stop the Wars

Judie Fein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Judie Fein

In short, we are opinion leaders, opinion makers, the vanguard of the modern wave of exploration.

Australia: Illiteracy Rate Among Aboriginal Children Higher Than Expected

The Australian | Brad Norington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

THE rate of illiteracy among Aboriginal children has been underestimated, with the first uniform national literacy tests showing the proportion of ind...