Inuit Frozen out of Arctic Summit – Aboriginal Leaders Not Happy – February 17, 2010

Inuit Frozen out of Arctic Summit – Aboriginal Leaders Not Happy – February 17, 2010“The Arctic gathering, scheduled just ahead of a G8 foreign ministers’ meeting in Ottawa, is aimed at encouraging “new thinking on economic development and environmental protection,” Cannon said.

But the Inuit Circumpolar Council — representing Inuit from Canada, Greenland, Alaska and Russia — and the Yukon-based Arctic Athabaskan Council have objected to the summit’s exclusive guest list, arguing their leaders should have a seat at the table.>>>

Tear Down The Barbed Wire Of Discrimination

Tear Down The Barbed Wire Of DiscriminationIn all of Australia's modern history, the crime of silence accompanies the death, destruction and denial that obliterates the rights of indigenous people.

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's national apology two years ago was a long overdue admission that when a nation lives with officially sanctioned racial discrimination we are all diminished as human beings.>>>

Warning on pitfalls of black magic

Warning on pitfalls of black magicBLACK magic has been practised by humans for centuries not for the good but for the wickedness of mankind. The origins of black magic derived from Satan, and Satan and demons are the only creatures that possess these horrific teachings.

This observation was made by well-known guru Dato’ Dr Haron Din from Malaysia, at• a seminar on Islamic Medication held in conjunction with the first Darusysyifa’ Warrafahah (DSR) graduation ceremony at the Bridex Convention Centre yesterday.>>>

From Chinggis Khan to Prayer Wheels, Mongolians Reclaim What’s Theirs

From Chinggis Khan to Prayer Wheels, Mongolians Reclaim What’s TheirsThere are ordinary equestrian statues. And then there's Chinggis Khan, the monument so tall that visitors need to ride an elevator and climb several flights of stairs just to reach his waistline.
Located on a windswept plateau an hour's drive from the Mongolian capital, Ulan Bator, the massive stainless-steel monument reaches 50 meters high, including its 10-meter base. That's more than twice the size of the world's next-tallest equestrian statue. But as many Mongolians would argue, Chinggis Khan -- or Genghis Khan,>>>

Roseville's new Maidu Museum opens today

Roseville To say today's opening of Roseville's new Maidu Museum and Historic Site celebrating native California culture has been a long time coming is an understatement measured by centuries.

The nine years the museum spent in temporary quarters (a 4,800-square-foot modular building) was a short duration compared with the thousands of years the native peoples waited for the kind of recognition they will get with the grand opening of a 10,000-square-foot brick roundhouse museum and art gallery.>>>