Tag: indians

    Shawãdawa Indians dancing the mariri

    Brazil’s Forest People Mission: Offer Outsiders a Glimpse of Jungle Life

    “Indians are not a thing of the past.” “Indians are not a costume.” “Water ...

    Brazilian Army and indigenous soldiers of Tiriós ethnicity work side by side in the border with Suriname - Photo: Brazilian Army

    Army and Indians Work Together to Protect Brazil’s Borders

    Since its founding in 1648, the Brazilian Army (EB, in Portuguese) has maintained a ...

    Amazon Indian

    No More Amazon Mega-dams, Announces Brazil. Environmentalists and Indians Celebrate

    Brazil’s government announced a major shift away from its policy of building mega-dams in ...

    A Brazilian Indian demonstrates in Brasília - Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

    Brazilian Indians Losing the Few Rights They Conquered in the Last Few Years

    A ten-year anniversary of the United Nation’s landmark recognition of indigenous rights finds slow ...

    Baby monkey with Awá women - Photo by D Pugliese/Survival

    After Massacre Amazon Indians from Brazil Appeal to the World for Help

    Brazilian Indians have appealed for global assistance to prevent further killings after the reported ...

    Front and back cover of "The Cantora" by Paulo Cohn

    The Cantora: A Historical Novel About Brazil in the Early 1500s

    The Cantora (The Native Singer of Colonial Brazil) is both a young adult and ...