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Tribal girls abused, raped in Chhattisgarh govt hostels

Mar 29, 2013

Tribal girls abused, raped in Chhattisgarh govt hostels

An IBN7 investigation revealed how tribal girls were sexually abused routinely in government run schools and ashrams in remote corners of Chhattisgarh. #ThatsJustWrong #Chhattisgarh #Raman Singh #tribal rights #Child sexual abuse #hostels
Vedanta vs the government: Just a lovers' tiff?

Dec 19, 2012

Vedanta vs the government: Just a lovers' tiff?

Vedanta has announced it's closing one refinery in Odisha. It's not getting enough bauxite. Is this a victory for the activists long protesting Vedanta? Or just a temporary blip in the clout of crony capitalism? #Arundhati Roy #Niyamgiri #tribal rights #GoodReads #Vedanta Aluminium
Mainstreaming the Jarawas would be a disaster: Tribal rights body

Jan 14, 2012

Mainstreaming the Jarawas would be a disaster: Tribal rights body

As the Centre plans to discuss the possibility of inclusion of Jarawa tribes of Andaman and Nicobar Islands into the mainstream, tribal rights body 'Survival International' today said such steps would be prove to be a disaster. #NewsTracker #Andaman and Nicobar Islands #tribal rights #Jarawa #Survival International #Indigenous People

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What about our own racism towards tribals?

Nov 13, 2011

What about our own racism towards tribals?

As India became 'administered' forests were cut down to establish plantations, canals were constructed and agriculture was brought to arid areas. Did this land management benefit all equally? #ConnectTheDots #Maoists #Conservation #Forest Rights Act #tribal rights

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What about our own racism towards tribals?

Jul 20, 2014

Mashpee Wampanoag chief has mixed feelings on Taunton casino bid

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is among the suitors for the only resort casino allowed in southeastern Massachusetts under the state&aposs 2011 casino law. MASHPEE, Mass. (AP) — In the centuries since its ancestors greeted the Pilgrims in 1620, the Mash... #Massachusetts #Fidelity Investments #Deval Patrick #Bureau of Indian Affairs
What about our own racism towards tribals?

Jul 09, 2014

Profile: Raila Odinga

Hearing Kenyans on the street referring to the country's former prime minister by his first name, an outsider could be forgiven for assuming an air of genial friendliness pervades political-public relationships here. The fact of the matter, however, ... #Barack Obama #Kenya #Norway #Mwai Kibaki #Daniel arap Moi #Raila Odinga #East Germany
What about our own racism towards tribals?

Jul 04, 2014

Impact of Massachusetts' casino repeal vote on 2 Wampanoag tribal plans uncertain

By PHILIP MARCELO BOSTON — With voters to consider repealing Massachusetts&apos controversial casino law in November, local officials and gambling experts say there&aposs still uncertainty around what becomes of plans floated by two federally recogni... #Massachusetts #Boston, MA #Deval Patrick
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