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Kawthoolei Travelogue: A Continuing Journey of...

Our recent trip to Indigenous communities of Karen in Kawthoolei was not totally a new experience but rather, a special ‘tour of duty’. The mere thought of entering an Indigenous territory that has witnessed a seven-decade civil war for self-determination was exhilarating to say the least.

“Gov’t must stop killings obsession, attacks...

“The Duterte regime cannot hide its obsession in attacking human rights defenders (HRDs). We strongly condemn the recent killing of Randy Malayao, a peace consultant; the abduction and arrest for outrageous crimes Indigenous Peoples (IP) leader Datu Jomorito Guaynon, and the non-stop bombing, starvation with food blockades and terrorizing of our indigenous communities. By asserting our rights and protecting our lands, we are eventually treated by this fascist regime as enemies, endangering our lives, our work, and even our families,” said International Indigenous Peoples Movement for Self-Determination and Liberation (IPMSDL) Global secretary Beverly Longid.

Global IP leader out of ‘terrorist-list,’...

The Global Coordinator of a Philippine-based International Indigenous Peoples (IP) organization included in a government ‘terrorist-list’ was recently delisted together with more than 600 other names in an amended petition submitted by the Department of Justice (DoJ) to Manila Regional Trial Court last January 3.

Manipur Against Corporate Plunder and Loot:...

Malem Ningthouja Campaign for Peace & Democracy Manipur     Manipur is a strategically militarised economic zone of an expanding empire of Finance corporates. It...

IPMSDL slams attacks to Lumad schools and arrest...

The International Indigenous Peoples Movement for Self-Determination and Liberation (IPMSDL) strongly denounces the arrest and imprisonment under trumped-up charges of 18 advocates, church workers and...

From Kathmandu to Tarai: Fast-Tracked Destruction...

Ten kilometers from the busy streets of Kathmandu City lies the simple Indigenous Newari Village of Khokana. This village is one of the first, if...

PM: Sabah and Sarawak want autonomy, not...

This article was written by Tracy Patrick for FMT News KOTA KINABALU: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad believes Sabahans and Sarawakians will not ask for...

PRESS RELEASE | IP and Moro bring...

Philippine indigenous peoples (IP) and the Moro people will have heard in the International People’s Tribunal (IPT) 2018 cases of violation to ancestral land and...