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Indigenous People

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  • Methodists will ask for repentance from Indiginous Peoples

     
    Delegates attending the 2012 2012 United Methodist  General Conference in Tampa will participate in “An Act of Repentance toward Healing Relationships with Indigenous Peoples.” The service is intended to begin the process of reconciliation...
  • Bolivian marchers trek hundreds of miles to protest road -- again

     
    Bolivia is undergoing déjà vu as a band of marchers treks from the balmy east to the dizzying heights of La Paz, hoping to stop the government from building a highway through a pristine national forest -- exactly like they did last year. Roughly 300...
  • Universal Language

     
    Tom Schnabel and Jordan Peimer riff on world music, audience pleasers...and what doesn't sell in L.A....
  • Conference raises concerns over Christian persecution in Middle East

     
    Attendees of a recent conference in Chicago learned that hostility toward Christians is an undeniable fact of life in Muslim countries and that governments in the Middle East have failed to protect the lives of indigenous Christians in the region. The...
  • 'Soul Surfer's' Ross Thomas shines a light on Peru's indigenous people

     
    Thomas hopes to stop oil companies from encroaching on Peru's indigenous people....
  • California's blueberry boom

    California's blueberry boom
    Until recently, finding commercial blueberry farms in California would have been about as likely as finding a herd of moose. Blueberries traditionally were adapted to northern forests, and it took an extraordinary confluence of scientific advances, daring...
  • In Ensenada, Mexico, couple takes recycling to new highs

    In Ensenada, Mexico, couple takes recycling to new highs
    Most things in the lives of Alejandro D'Acosta and Claudia Turrent are recycled: the trailer in which the architects live, their 3-year-old Christmas tree, even their rescued dogs. "The only thing not reciclada is my wife," D'Acosta says with a grin,...
  • 'The Lieutenant: A Novel' by Kate Grenville

    'The Lieutenant: A Novel' by Kate Grenville
    The Lieutenant A Novel Kate Grenville Atlantic Monthly Press: 308 pp., $24 About the early encounters between Europeans and the Other -- non-white, non-Western peoples -- the late Polish foreign correspondent Ryszard Kapuscinski observed that "the...
  • Tours and cruises in Italy, Morocco and Taiwan

    CALIFORNIA Kosher wining and dining Enjoy good wine and food by booking the Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort's "Kosher Dinner and Wine-Tasting Package." Dates: Through May 30. Price: One-night package starting at $284, two-night from...
  • A dark Arctic tale set after the ice melts

    A dark Arctic tale set after the ice melts
    It's hard to imagine a world in which polar bears don't exist in the wild. Alun Anderson, former editor-in-chief of New Scientist magazine, asserts that it most likely will occur in our lifetime. In his book, "After the Ice: Life, Death, and...
  • Surf's up at UCI exhibit

    Editor's note: This adds information about how to donate items to the surf collection. Surfing culture may be synonymous with "The O.C.," but there was a time when the water sport was new here. On Wednesday, UC Irvine's Langson Library opened a...