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· July, 2016

Stories about Indigenous from July, 2016

Disturbing Abu Ghraib-Style Abuse at a Juvenile Facility in Australia's Northern Territory

The Australian government is to set up a Royal Commission to look into the shocking abuse of children in a Northern Territory youth detention centre.

So Long, Phone Companies. Mexico’s Indigenous Groups Are Getting Their Own Telecoms.

For the first time in history, the Mixe, Mixteco, and Zapoteco populations will get licenses to operate a telecommunications network for indigenous communities to access cellular and Internet services.

One Children's Song, Translated Into Australia's Many Local Languages

Australia's children are being invited to translate a song into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages for an internet video competition promoting linguistic diversity.

Yet Another Environmental Activist Is Murdered in Honduras. When Will It End?

"We demand that the Honduras government put an end to the murders of environmental activists. Stop killing us for defending our rights."

Learn Amazonian Languages With Apps Made in Iquitos

The Peruvian Amazon is revealed as an area of great potential for the community of software 'developers' in the region.

​Will Outrage Over Recent Murders Help Honduran Environmental Activists Achieve Their Goal?

Recent murders are affecting indigenous people’s efforts to protect the environment​.

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