Indigenous People

When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white men came, an Indian said simply “Ours”.
Vine Deloria Jr.

No dia 9 de agosto é comemorado o dia internacional dos povos indígenas. Esta semana vamos falar destes povos, sua colonização e sua história. O que você sabe sobre os povos indígenas ao redor do mundo? Venha aprender ou compartilhar conosco no nosso Conversation Club desta semana.


Native American – indigenous peoples of Canada and United States – Article from ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA

The Story of the Conquistadors

How Europeans brought sickness to the New World – Can some of the world’s last isolated groups avoid those fates as they make contact in the 21st century?


America´s native prisoners of war – Ted talk about the current situation of people from a native American tribe.

How to Talk about indigenous people – Although it focus on Canada, it can give an idea of the polemic related to the term.


Saints and strangers – Story of the Voyage of the Mayflower and the first year of The Pilgrims in America.


Do you think the arrival of Europeans in America was  discovery or conquest?

Do you think the rights of indigenous peoples are respected?

Have you ever met a native Brazilian living in their tribe? Would you like to?


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