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Silencing of the Tongues: Arawak/Lokono (Final Edit)

The video pursues the last remaining speakers of the Lokono language, otherwise known as Arawak, in Guyana. I does so on the Essequibo Coast in the area of ...

We visit an Arawak indian settlement and speak with some women; tribal chief Daniel Gomez!

In this December 18, 2008, video recording, we visit an Arawak indian settlement in the jungles of Venezuela's southern Bolivar State and speak with some ...

Puerto Rican Dance -- Taino Indians of the Arawak people

The beginning of the History of Puerto Rican Music and Dance performed by the Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center at International Cleveland Community Day ...

For Love or Money: Christopher Columbus and the Arawaks

A history day project explaining the conflict and compromise of the interations between native Arawak Indians and Columbus. Conflict also occurred when the ...

Caribe Native Arawak - "HURRICANE'S MARCH"

A video clip and song for the St Kitts school mascot event, for the teams and students, also dedicated to rubber ball games, to aboriginal peoples, traditions, ...

The Arawaks

An animation which showcases the lifestyle and cultures of the Arawaks.

Jamaican Nation We Come From Out of Many One People

This very articulate young lady hit some real valid points, but she left out Maroon (people) Culture and Arawak peoples Culture combined which is a government ...

Arawak Dance [Kanaval 09]

Scenes from Kanaval 2009 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. This particular dance is a tribute to the original inhabitants of the island, the Arawak (Taino) people.

A History lesson: Christopher Columbus and the Caribbean Arawak Indians

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7YgM2OGM0M&feature=gp-n-o&google_comment_id=z13kzz2awyert1uyc04cidzbxszix5xif0w ...

Columbus and the Arawaks Jamaica part 1.flv

The deception of Christopher Columbus with His expedition to Jamaica. The Arawak Indians knew the creator Gods before Christianity.

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12 news items

Neon Tommy

Neon Tommy
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:45:00 -0800

Garinagu, the plural of Garifuna, originate from Central America and are the descendants of Carib and Arawak peoples, as well as African captives that escaped slavery after a shipwreck along the coast of St. Vincent. Internationally, large populations ...

San Diego Free Press

San Diego Free Press
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:40:33 -0800

It opens describing Columbus' atrocities against the lovely Arawak peoples and the most damning quotes are from his own journal in his own words (and those of Bartolomé de las Casas, who is also well worth a read!). I too am curious to see how this ...

Upside Down World

Upside Down World
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:14:00 -0800

She identifies as a member of the Garifuna community, whose members are descendants of West African, Central African, Island Carib and Arawak peoples. Garifuna communities are located on the Caribbean Coast and have historically been excluded from ...
 
The New Republic
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:04:14 -0700

Conversely, it does no service to an understanding of native American cultures to cloak them in a mantle of innocence and virtue: to pretend, for example, that the hostile relationship between the Carib and the Arawak peoples was a European fantasy, or ...

Albany Times Union (blog)

Albany Times Union (blog)
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:19:41 -0700

Garifuna are descendants of West African, Carib and Arawak peoples. Others are Creoles, descendants of African slaves and European settlers, and they have different faces and lighter skin. Then there are the Maya, who have three different groups, each ...
 
Indian Country Today Media Network
Tue, 16 Jul 2013 18:03:09 -0700

... erupted and wiped out the colonial town of St. Pierre and killed 29,000 people. But eons before that, the mountain exploded in 295 AD and obliterated the Arawak peoples, predecessors of the Taino, who had migrated there from South America in 130 AD.
 
New York Daily News
Mon, 14 Nov 2011 07:54:20 -0800

Colon's ethnic group is descended from native Carib and Arawak peoples and West Africans said to have escaped slavery in a 1600s shipwreck off St. Vincent. The British later forced the Garifuna from the island and they settled along the coasts of ...
 
Jezebel
Tue, 11 Oct 2011 15:04:14 -0700

Catholic universities have got their rosaries in a bunch over a provision in the Affordable Care Act that would require them to do something that makes the baby Jesus cry- outfit their students and employees with insurance plans that would cover ...
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