CAMH Opens Aboriginal Sweat Lodge for Patients

CAMH Opens Aboriginal Sweat Lodge for PatientsToday the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto celebrated the opening of an Aboriginal Sweat Lodge and traditional ceremonial grounds. CAMH is the first hospital in Ontario to have a fully operational Sweat Lodge.

Bolivian Leaders Welcome the 5524 Andean-Amazonian Year

Bolivian Leaders Welcome the 5524 Andean-Amazonian Year	The Andean, Amazonian, Guarani, Kolla, and Mapuche among other people from other cultures, commemorate the new Andean-Amazonian year on June 21st, which is called 'machaq mara' in Aymara and 'mosoq wata' in Quechua.

Jaguar Used in Olympic Ceremony Shot in Brazil

Jaguar Used in Olympic Ceremony Shot in BrazilSAO PAULO (AP) — A jaguar used in an Olympic torch relay ceremony was shot to death after it escaped its leash and tried to attack a soldier, the Brazilian army said Tuesday.

Native American Tribe Takes On The King Of Beers

Native American Tribe Takes On The King Of BeersThis week, the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina filed a suit against Anheuser-Busch and its distributor for using the tribe’s official logo and slogan in a local marketing campaign for beer.

Brazilian indigenous Land Activist Killed in Conflict with Farmers – Government Agency

Brazilian indigenous Land Activist Killed in Conflict with Farmers – Government AgencyAn indigenous activist was shot dead in southwestern Brazil and at least six others seriously wounded when their camp was attacked by armed farmers, a government agency said.