Indigenous Lands

Indians from various ethnicities in Brazil during a protest at Planalto Palace...An Indian man from one of various ethnicities in Brazil speaks on his mobile phone during a protest against ongoing projects in National Congress to alter policies on demarcation of indigenous lands, at the Planalto Palace August 13, 2013.

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An ethnic man from Brazil attends a protest against projects in National Congress to alter policies on demarcation of indigenous lands, at the Planalto Palace on Tuesday

The leader of the Brazilian Indians speaks to Indians from various parts of Brazil as they occupy the Chamber of Deputies during a protest in Brasilia April 16, 2013. They are protesting against a proposed constitutional amendment which gives power to Congress, rather than the Executive Branch, to decide on the demarcation of indigenous lands and reserves in Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

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The leader of the Brazilian Indians speaks to Indians from various parts of Brazil as they occupy the Chamber of Deputies during a protest in Brasilia. They are protesting against a proposed constitutional amendment which gives power to Congress, rather than the Executive Branch, to decide on the demarcation of indigenous lands and reserves in Brazil.