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I’m an Indigenous activist: to stop Australia’s fires, listen to our people

I’m an Indigenous activist: to stop Australia’s fires, listen to our people

Neil Morris is an Indigenous activist and musician from the Yorta Yorta people in south-east Australia. He is the founder of the Fire...
Aboriginal rock art (hafted stone axe and hand stencils) before the bushfire that destroyed the Baloon Cave in Queensland in 2018. (Dale Harding)

8000-Year-Old Aboriginal Rock Art Destroyed During Bushfire

Archaeologists confirm the ancient Aboriginal rock art in Australia’s Baloon Cave cannot be restored after fire damage, caused by a recycled plastic walkway,...
Mummified Woman with Christian Cross Dashes Hopes of Finding Russian Fortress

Mummified Woman with Christian Cross Dashes Hopes of Finding Russian Fortress

By The Siberian Times reporter An exceptionally well-preserved mummified body of a woman in traditional Yakut clothes with a copper cross on her chest...
Day of the Dead: Aztec Goddess Worship to Mexican Celebration

Day of the Dead: Aztec Goddess Worship to Mexican Celebration

Day of the Dead might sound like a solemn affair, but Mexico’s  famous holiday  is actually a lively commemoration of the departed....
Which States Replaced Columbus with Indigenous Peoples Day?

Which States Replaced Columbus with Indigenous Peoples Day?

Getty A statue of Christopher Columbus in Barcelona in 2018 In many states and cities, celebrating Columbus Day is now frowned upon because of Christopher...
New UNESCO ambassador Yalitza Aparicio plans to support indigenous communities

New UNESCO ambassador Yalitza Aparicio plans to support indigenous communities

The United Nations’ cultural agency UNESCO has appointed Mexican actress Yalitza Aparicio as its goodwill ambassador for indigenous peoples.The 25-year-old actress made history...
What you need to know about indigenous climate activist Artemisa Xakriabá

What you need to know about indigenous climate activist Artemisa Xakriabá

The 19-year-old gave a rousing speech at last week’s climate march in New York, urging people to protect the Amazon rainforest
Arowak Indian. Credit: Pixeltheater / Adobe Stock

Amazon Fires Unite Enemy Tribes Against Bolsonaro

The Amazon fires are uniting rival indigenous cultures against Jair Bolsonaro’s administration in Brazil. When I was young, my brother and I battled tooth and...

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