Tag: Yanomami

The Sky Is Falling in Brazilian Yanomami Shaman’s Book

In the first book ever written by a Yanomami Indian, Davi Kopenawa – shaman ...

To Save Brazil’s Yanomami Only Indicting Ex-president Sarney and FUNAI for Genocide

The Yanomami of the Brazilian Amazon have been decimated in the last 20 years ...

Brazil Yanomami Accuse Gold Miners of Bringing Disease and Killing Their Fish

In a letter denouncing the invasion of their land by illegal garimpeiros (gold miners) ...

Brazil’s Shaman Appeals in Germany for Bushmen Rights

Davi Yanomami, a renowned Indian leader from Brazil's Amazon, has made an emotional plea ...

Buying Pieces of the Amazon Is Useless, Says Brazilian Indian Leader in London

Davi Kopenawa Yanomami, a Brazilian Indian shaman from the Yanomami people, delivered a letter ...

Prospectors Invade Yanomami Land and Brazil Says It Has No Manpower to Remove Them

The presence of prospectors on Yanomami Indian lands in Brazil is an old problem. ...