Showing posts with label Indigenous peoples. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Indigenous peoples. Show all posts

Saturday, October 21, 2017

UN Grills Australia Over Refugees, Indigenous People

UN Grills Australia Over Refugees, Indigenous People
The United Nations Human Rights Committee for a second day in Geneva grilled a delegation from Australia over the country’s human rights record, slamming the government’s policies toward refugees and its indigenous population.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Brazil: Indigenous groups condemn alleged massacre

Brazil Indigenous groups
Prosecutors are investigating a reported massacre in which members of an "uncontacted" indigenous tribe were allegedly killed by illegal gold miners in a distant part of the country's Amazon.

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Η ελληνοαρμενική φιλία στην πράξη

Ν. Λυγερός
Μεταξύ Αρμενίων και Ελλήνων πολλά λέγονται αλλά λίγα γίνονται, γιατί στην τελική ενώ υπάρχει ένα θετικό πλαίσιο αλλά πολύ συχνά παραμένουν σε αυτό. Ακόμα και για τις γενοκτονίες που έχουμε υποστεί είχαμε προβλήματα, αφού όταν πρότεινε η Αρμενία πριν χρόνια να αναγνωρίσει τη γενοκτονία των Ελλήνων του Πόντου είναι η ίδια η Ελλάδα μέσω κόμματος που το απέρριψε για να μην ενοχληθεί η Τουρκία.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Monday, October 12, 2015

Columbus Day Still Generates Controversy as US Holiday

In the United States, October 12 is significant as the date explorer Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas.The achievement, which is commemorated on the second Monday of October, is a source of pride, particularly within the Italian-American community because Columbus was Italian. But for some the holiday is marked by controversy.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.