Risk Avoidance, Cultural Discrimination, and Environmental Justice for Indigenous Peoples
- Sour gas, bitter relations Hrudey, S. E.; Gibson, G.; Higgs, E. // Alternatives Journal;Spring1998, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p26
No abstract available.
- Environmental Justice. Barker, Peter // Chain Reaction;Summer2000, Issue 84, p19
Focuses on the fight for land and environmental justice of the Yorta Yorta people. Reductions on bird habitat; Inclusion of the rights to control ecosystem management; Number of acts of dispossession of Indigenous people.
- Liaison speaks for Aboriginal families in school system. Sexsmith, Pamela // Saskatchewan Sage;Jan2001, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p10
Reports the situation of the Aboriginal families in the school system in Canada. Study on the problems of Native people; Effects of discrimination on the families; Creation of cultural programs.
- Parchment and grad cap not the be all and end all. Taylor, Drew Hayden // Windspeaker;Aug2002, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p5
Focuses on the issue of aboriginal education in Europe. Discrimination on the ability of the minority; Lack of support from the government; Need of funds for school.
- Saskatchewan Sage askedï¿½. // Saskatchewan Sage;Dec2000, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p3
Presents several opinions on the pursuance of a court action or negotiated settlements for the discrimination of native veterans in Saskatchewan. Importance of giving fair compensation for the veterans; Obligation of the government in deal with the rights and compensation of veterans; Need for...
- The Cost of Discrimination in Latin America. Patrinos, Harry Anthony // Studies in Comparative International Development;Summer2000, Vol. 35 Issue 2
Indigenous and linguistic minorities are in an inferior economic and social position. The ethnic concentration of inequality is increasingly being recognized in the literature. In this review, studies from six Latin American countries that estimate the costs to an individual of being an economic...
- Environmentalism in the Construction of Indigeneity. Harvey, Graham // Ecotheology: Journal of Religion, Nature & the Environment;Dec2003, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p206
Environmentalism has been a major aspect of the construction of indigenous identities. Understood broadly, this might always have been true in the sense that indigenous elders have attempted to inculcate respectful engagement with 'all our relations' and demonstrated methods for tending the...
- Friends of the Earth International. Walker, Cam // Chain Reaction;Mar2007, Issue 99, p6
The article offers information about the Friends of the Earth International (FoEI), a federation of autonomous organizations that has members in 73 nations. According to the article, FoEI, which is working on environmental and social issues, has continued to transform into an environmental...
- introduction. // Chain Reaction;Winter2006, Issue 96, p8
Reflects on some of the legacy of environmental racism that stems from Australia being an invader society that has never made peace with the Indigenous nations, and the last few decades of environmentalism that has been mostly blind to issues of class, privilege and injustice. Reasons the...