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  • of the New World by the Genoan explorer Christopher Columbus and the effect this had on the indigenous peoples of the AmericasThe film was released by
    3 KB (340 words) - 14:54, 27 September 2015
  • colonization of the Americas began with Christopher Columbus's landing on San Salvador in 1492 and continued until the independence wars of the early 19th
    8 KB (1,303 words) - 04:07, 21 March 2016
  • Benito Juárez (category Heads of state)
    Mexican politician; a full-blooded Zapotec, he became the first indigenous national to serve as President of Mexico, from 1861 to 1863 and from 1867 to 1872
    5 KB (569 words) - 19:52, 26 August 2015
  • Folk art encompasses art produced from an indigenous culture or by peasants or other laboring tradespeople. In contrast to fine art, folk art is primarily
    3 KB (504 words) - 15:44, 14 June 2015
  • Roosevelt, "The Two Americas", speech delivered at the formal opening of the Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, 20 May 1901; published in The Strenuous Life:
    58 KB (7,566 words) - 22:53, 13 April 2016
  • Venezuela (category Countries in South America)
    colonized by Spain in 1522 despite resistance from indigenous peoples. It became one of the first Spanish American colonies to declare independence (in 1811)
    2 KB (222 words) - 11:31, 15 March 2016
  • Kofi Annan (category Living people)
    to one human race. We all share the same basic values. As quoted in Simply Living: The Spirit of the Indigenous People (1999) edited by Shirley A. Jones
    35 KB (4,908 words) - 19:18, 20 March 2015
  • Colombo (1965), as cited in "The Bumper Book of Insults" (1993) by Nancy McPhee, p. 108 Canada, having few indigenous prejudices, has been compelled
    18 KB (2,314 words) - 19:58, 29 April 2016
  • An African American (also Afro-American) is a person in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Sub-Saharan
    7 KB (1,150 words) - 20:46, 3 December 2015
  • Brazil (category Countries in South America)
    Santa (Holy Week), while in the north, Bumba Meu Boi blends indigenous, African and Portuguese folklore. For a taste of the old world, hit Blumenau's beer-
    18 KB (2,212 words) - 17:23, 10 April 2016
  • Richard A. Horsley (category Living people)
    long-range result of the Romans’ use of political and military power to ensure that indigenous peoples’ commitment to their traditional way of life not interfere
    5 KB (647 words) - 17:48, 2 December 2014
  • Evo Morales (category Native Americans)
    Europe, almost all of them are bald, and that is because of the things they eat; while among the indigenous peoples there are no bald people, because we eat
    5 KB (709 words) - 03:55, 2 November 2014
  • Oregon (category States of the United States)
    known as the State of Oregon, is a U.S. state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. The area was inhabited by many indigenous tribes before
    18 KB (2,469 words) - 04:07, 24 February 2016
  • Translation and Transformation in Modern Arabic Literature:The Indigenous Assertions of Muḥammad 'Uthmān Jalāl, Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, 2005, p. 66.
    20 KB (2,963 words) - 23:16, 29 February 2016
  • Hannibal Travis, The Cultural and Intellectual Property Interests of the Indigenous Peoples of Turkey and Iraq, Texas Wesleyan Law Review, Vol. 15, p. 601, 2009
    21 KB (3,022 words) - 19:45, 17 May 2015
  • Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (category Presidents of Iran)
    do not allow the countries of the region to tread on the path to progress and advancement. They even oppose indigenous technologies in the Islamic countries
    33 KB (4,434 words) - 15:48, 6 December 2015
  • centuries ago... the indigenous and often primitive architectural forms of that time had become suited to local climate through a long process of trial and error
    16 KB (2,351 words) - 21:44, 24 October 2015
  • Gillian Anderson (category Indigenous rights activists)
    Award-winning American-British film, television and theatre actress, activist and writer. Her credits include the roles of FBI Special Agent Dana Scully in the long-running
    47 KB (5,720 words) - 17:27, 30 April 2016
  • natural — the domination that pervades our way of life: the destruction of the natural world or of indigenous peoples, for example, comes not from the result
    104 KB (13,576 words) - 16:57, 7 April 2016
  • Huston Smith (category Living people)
    Australian indigenous spirituality. Primal time is atemporal; an eternal now. To speak of atemporal or timeless time is paradoxical, but the paradox can
    9 KB (1,537 words) - 15:24, 2 November 2014

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