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This article gives a basic overview of the struggles Nukak people have faced since being forced off their land in the 1980's. It describes their struggles overcoming flu epidemics, wars with drug cartels over their land and mass population loss. Watch the video embedded in the article to get a real life perspective of Nukak's current position in…Read More

Colombia's Nukak Maku tribe faces extinction

the Guardian
Restrictions on Colombia's indigenous Nukak Maku tribe's ability to roam leaves them threatened with extinction Link to video: Colombia's nomadic Nukak Maku tribe fights for survival Only a decade ago, the Nukak Maku, a Colombian indigenous community, lived a peaceful life disconnected from the modern world. Nomadic hunter-gatherers, they…Read More
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