Issue: Vol. 9, no. 1 (Spring 1995)

Article: José Félix Turón, “So That We, The Ye'Kuana, May Inhabit Our Land,” Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC) 9, no. 1 (Spring, 1995): 16-17. Accessed September 15, 2019.

Abstract: In 1978, the government of Venezuela, bypassing the Ye'Kuana peoples, declared Duida-Murahuaca a National Park and Orinoco-Casiquare a "Biospheric Reserve." According to the Ye'Kuana, government bureaucrats have systematically ignored their historical presence and territorial rights make decisions on their behalf.

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