26 Mar '12, 2pm

Indigenous groups fight for recognition and illumination in Peru

Indigenous groups fight for recognition and illumination in Peru

Africa Wildlife Foundation faces lawsuit from indigenous community in Kenya (03/12/2012) Africa Wildlife Foundation (AWF), the conservation nonprofit based in Washington, DC, is facing a lawsuit by Kenya’s Samburu tribe over alleged unlawful evictions. The hearing, originally scheduled for January 23, has now been postponed to later this month. The dispute is over an area of land in Laikipia District in Kenya, one of Africa’s most wildlife rich areas. Until recently, it was also the homeland of some 2,000 semi nomadic members of the Samburu tribe. At least according to the Samburu. International Labor Organization raps Brazil over monster dam (03/07/2012) The UN's International Labor Organization (ILO) has released a report stating that the Brazilian government violated the rights of indigenous people by moving forward on the massive Belo Monte dam without consulting indig...

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The now infamous Orchard Towers fight between Uncle Fellari & the Young Punks.

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Youtube link: http://mrbrwn.co/H1LeAY It started as a zebra crossing argument. The younger man got angry and called the ol...