The Revolution of Indigenous Motherhood

Indigenous motherhood is the ultimate weapon in destroying colonialism, through the tenderness, and wildness, of Indigenous truth and love. Smagnis says: History is awash with male leadership dominance and tragedy. A mother`s maternal instincts best meets the...

The Fijian Villages that require approval to enter

BBC In Fiji’s isolated villages, custom holds that a visitor needs to ask permission to enter by offering a tangled bundle of kava roots as sevusevu, a gesture of respect. As sailors planning to spend a couple of months exploring Fiji’s outer islands, my family of...

Brazil judge blocks decree opening Amazon area to mining

Gazette In this Sept. 22, 2011 file photo, a youth jumps from an overpass into a river in Paragominas, northern state of Para, Brazil. A judge has halted a planned mining development in the ecologically sensitive and protected area. Andre Penner/Associated Press This...