Rodarte's Aboriginal Prints Called 'Offensive' By Australian Leader

Controversy has erupted over the references to aboriginal art in Rodarte's fall collection. Megan Davis, an aboriginal law professor and an expert member of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, says that she finds the collection offensive. "The thought of seeing women walking around in this… » 3/16/12 12:20pm 3/16/12 12:20pm

Witch Season

This is a busy month » 8/21/08 1:20pm 8/21/08 1:20pm for Bolivian "witches," called yatiris by the Aymaras indigenous group in El Alto. August is the month between winter and spring in Bolivia, and thus it is a critical month for farmers. According to the Aymaras, the Earth deities are hungry for offerings during this time, and thus the Aymara…