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In the Americas laws there is an entrenched discriminatory attitude against Indigenous peoples. On the International Day of the World's Indigenous People, Amnesty ...
Report AMR 01/001/2011
Across the Americas, Indigenous Peoples are seen as standing in the way of commercial interests and their human rights are consistently violated.
New evidence about the violent police operation of 23 November 2010 to evict members of the Toba Qom indigenous community of La Primavera, Argentina, has come to ...
Urgent Action AMR 13/002/2011
Members of an Indigenous community in north-western Argentina battle repeated attempts to forcibly evict them from their homes.
Four Indigenous families are at risk of imminent forced eviction from their homes in the northern Argentinian province of Tucumán. They could face violence from ...
Urgent Action AMR 13/001/2011
Amnesty International has welcomed the sentence handed to a former Argentine president responsible for crimes against humanity in the 1970s and 80s.
On 23 November 2010, police violently dispersed a roadblock by members of the Toba Qom indigenous community of La Primavera, in Northern-East Argentina, leaving ...
Urgent Action AMR 13/006/2010
On 7 August, violence and threats in the remote northern Argentinian town of La Leonesa stopped community activists hearing a talk by a renowned scientist about ...
Urgent Action AMR 13/005/2010
The new legislation, passed by the senate this week, makes the country the first in Latin America to take this landmark step.