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Collection: Vol. 10, No. 2 (Deciembre 1996) (Spanish)
Vol. 10, no. 2 (Deciembre 1996) "Confrontado la Extincion Cultural: Las Culturas Indigenas Siguen Desapareciendo en las Americas"
Issue with indigenous cultural survival as its theme.
Table of Contents
A discussion of cultural extinction and the need of indigenous people to unite and fight the forces that threaten them.
Neuquen, Argentina: Despojo de Mapuches en la Tierra de Pulmari, ocho quedan detenidos
Eight Mapuche have been arrested in Argentina in a fight to protect their land from government forces and police.
Brasil: Corte Suprema impide el despojo de los Guarani-Kaiowa
The Brazilian Supreme Court prevents the dispossion of Guarani-Kaiowa from their lands.
Peru: Rejuvenece la Confederacion de los Pueblos Muchik
The Confederacy of Muchik peoples was reseablshed in Peru with the help of SAIIC and Richard P. Schaedel.
Panama: Los Ngobe-Bugle amenazados por mina de cobre
A subsidiary of Canada Tiomin Rsources threatens Ngobe-Bugle land with the opening of a copper mine.
Brazil: Indigenas Nambikwara atacados por lenadores, mineros
A group of Nambikwara were attacked by loggers and miners in Mata Grosso, Brazil.
Constantes y crescientes amenazas a la salud en la Amazonia Peruana: El caso de los Urarina
Previously isolated Amazonian communities, including the Urarina, have become exposed to "old" and "new" diseases from the outside world.
Wichi: Luchando por sobrevivir en Argentina
The Wichi, an indigenous people in Argentina, have experienced degrading environmental conditions and a refusal of the Argentinian government to grant them land rights. They have reacted by pursuing political recognition.
Invirtiendo el flujo en el mercado de la propiedad cultural
Indigenous communities have successfully been fighting for the restitution of their cultural properties, both on the physical level and on the intellectual level.