Malgana

Indigenous Peoples Malgana = Recommended listening https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/awaye/features/word-up/word-up/10975596 Hamelin Stationhttps://www.bushheritage.org.au/places-we-protect/western-australia/hamelin Embedded Tweetshttps://twitter.com/cowensaul/status/1183881627534888960https://twitter.com/RichardMcLellan/status/1178163737351483393https://twitter.com/richardmclellan/status/1280286560244523010https://twitter.com/BushHeritageAus/status/1069828414163406848https://twitter.com/J_Stingemore/status/1292769242140442625 WikipediaMalgana languageMalgana people Planeta.com

Navajo Code Talkers Day

Hashtags August 14 is Navajo Code Talkers DayHashtag: #NavajoCodeTalkersDay In 1942 the Marine Corps recruited young Navajos to serve in the Pacific during World War II. They would learn how to use their native language as a code during combat operations. Neither the Japanese Army nor Navy were ever able to crack the code, which remained …

Always Was, Always Will Be. NAIDOC Week 2020

Poster: Charmaine Mumbulla, National NAIDOC Poster Competition The 2020 celebrations of NAIDOC Week held across Australia have been delayed until November to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Theme: Always Was, Always Will Be. Revised dates: November 8-15. Hashtags: #NAIDOC2020, #NAIDOCWeek,#AlwaysWasAlwaysWillBe Key Linksnaidoc.org.aupostponedTeaching [email protected] Announcement from NAIDOC:The November …

Native America Calling

Logo Recommended listening Native America Calling – nativeamericacalling.com – is a live Monday-Friday, call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet, and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. Each program engages noted guests and experts with callers throughout the USA and is designed to improve the quality of …

Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2020

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Announcing the dates for 2020’s Māori Language Week (September 14-20 or 14-20 Mahuru). Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek Māori Language Week = Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori is one of Planeta.com’s fave celebrations in the world, one that stands out as a practical model of inclusive experiences and smart communication bringing …

Guelaguetza

Poster Guelaguetza is one of the world’s most important festivals and takes place every year in Oaxaca, Mexico. Due to Covid19, the July 2020 event has been postponed until December (green light permitting). Headlines Gobierno de Oaxaca suspende la Guelaguetza 2020 por pandemia de Covid-19 Guelaguetza 2020 Introducing the Guelaguetza Some of the most colorful …

Awaye!

Logo Recommended listening Presented by Daniel Browning, the weekly, hour-long AWAYE! features diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world. Awaye! covers music (from the yidaki and gumleaf to techno), arts, spirituality, politics, dance, literature, theatre – in short, the healthy and vibrant …

Maya Links

Indigenous Peoples Links related to the Maya presented in somewhat random fashion: El Mirador, Guatemala Mayan Ruins in Guatemala Could Become a U.S.-Funded-Tourist Attraction – Vice Questioning the Mirador-Calakmul Basin Maya Security and Conservation Partnership Act (pt 1) https://teenaclipston.com/dr-richard-d-hansen-and-his-fight-for-the-el-mirador-train-and-wilderness-area/ El Mirador – Wikipedia Richard D. Hansen – Wikipedia https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3131/text?r=38&s=1 Headlines El colonialismo como el gran …

Indigenous Ecuador

Photo: Guayasamín Spotlight on Indigenous cultures of Ecuador Wikipedia: Approximately 96.4% of Ecuador’s Indigenous peoples are Highland Quechuas living in the valleys of the Sierra region. Primarily consisting of the descendents of Incans, they are Kichwa speakers and include the Caranqui, the Otavaleños, the Cayambi, the Quitu-Caras, the Panzaleo, the Chimbuelo, the Salasacan, the Tugua, …

Matariki

Poster Matariki is a distinctly New Zealand (Aotearoa) celebration. Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. In 2020 the Matariki star cluster will rise in New …