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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 ...

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 ...

The Arawaks

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

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 ...

TAINO Nation of Jamaica 'Xaymaca'

Arawak was the language of the first settlers on the island of Jamaica, the Tainos. The Tainos arrived in Jamaica somewhere near 600 AD. It is assumed that the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

The Truth About Jamaica and Jamaicans

Event Date: October 25, 2014 "How We Were Made Slaves and Why We Are Still Not Free" Excerpt of the explosive lecture presentation by Master Amaru Ka'Re ...

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15 news items

GOOD Magazine

GOOD Magazine
Fri, 04 Dec 2015 12:33:44 -0800

So while waiting for a flight into Guyana's interior jungles and savannahs, I took a quick trip to Santa Mission, an autonomous reserve of the indigenous Arawak peoples 20 miles up the Demerara River, then five miles down the Kamuni Creek from the capital.

Allentown Morning Call

Allentown Morning Call
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:15:00 -0800

Peralta feels an affinity to the native Tainos, or Arawak peoples of the Caribbean. "Transcultural" is filled with images of gods, goddesses and machines, as figures seem to dance across the space as if involved in a ritual. Even Nahuatl, the ...

Raw Story

Raw Story
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 01:41:06 -0700

But you can blame him for the complete annihilation of the Arawak peoples native to Hispaniola, where the modern states of Haiti and the Dominican Republic are located. It's true that many of them succumbed to disease, but the rest were worked to death ...

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 ...

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 ...

The New Republic

The New Republic
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:10:30 -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 ...

Indian Country Today Media Network

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.

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 ...

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