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Earth Politics Book Review: Waskar Ari responds to Marc Becker

By: Dr. Waskar Ari, Assistant Professor of History and Ethnic Studies/Latin American Studies at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Dear Council on Hemispheric Affairs, Thanks so much for sending out Marc Becker’s book review regarding Earth Politics:  Religion, Decolonization, and Bolivia’s Indigenous intellectuals.  Here…

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Earth Politics: Religion, Decolonization, and Bolivia’s Indigenous Intellectuals

By: Marc Becker, Council on Hemispheric Affairs guest scholar,

Waskar Ari, Earth Politics: Religion, Decolonization, and Bolivia’s Indigenous Intellectuals, Narrating native histories (Durham: Duke University Press, 2014). Review by: Marc Becker marc@yachana.org Also check out Waskar…

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Ethnic Exclusion in Nicaragua: Ongoing Challenges to Democratic Consolidation

Ethnic Exclusion in Nicaragua: Ongoing Challenges to Democratic Consolidation

By: William Kinney and Allison Norris

The Miskitos are an indigenous group, residing on the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua, that continue to face marginalization and mistreatment by the national government. They…

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