Writing

Report-writing, news reporting, editing, encyclopedia entries, script revision, blogging, cultural commentary

Selected Publications:

  • Climate Change: On the Frontlines, Cultural Survival Quarterly, Vol. 41, Issue 2, pp. 6-7, June 2017
  • U.S. Government is an Unprecedented No Show at Human Rights Hearing, Native News Online, March 2017
  • Trump’s Executive Orders Violate Treaties, Indian Country Today, February 2017
  • Indigenous Peoples and the Information Society: Emerging uses of ICTs, UNESCO, 2016
  • Indigenous Peoples Cannot be Left Behind in the Post-2015 Development Agenda, UN-NGLS, March 2015
  • Taino Affirmation in the 21st Century: Proliferating Committees of Consciousness Within and Out of the Caribbean, Taino Legacies, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, http://www.tainolegacies.com/170582894, June 2013
  • Conflict Resolution from a Taino Perspective: A Look at Traditional Taino Forms of Conflict Resolution and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (pp. 4-15), Eastern & Indigenous Perspectives on Conflict Resolution, International Center for Cultural Studies USA Inc., Pennsylvania, October 2013
  • A response to the claim of Taíno extinction, The Venture, December 2011
  • Native Americans – Caribbean before 1492 (pp.232-234) & Puerto Rico to 1560 (pp.259-260), Encyclopedia of Latin America, Facts on File, 1 edition,  Vol. 1, Amerindians through Foreign Colonization – Prehistory to 1560,  p. 432, May 2010
  • Caribbean Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change, Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change (pp.71-77), WIPO – LIENIP, (English and Russian translation), May 2009
  • Pasteles are Taino, La Diva Latina Magazine, December 2008
  • Indigenous Peoples, Traditional Knowledge, and Climate Change: Remembering the Seventh Generation to Come (pp.50-51), Celebrating NGOs: 60 Years with the United Nations – The Journey Continues, United Nations NGO-DPI Conference, Sept. 2007
  • Indigenous Medicinal Plants of the Americas: An Introduction to the Development, Usage, And Legacy of Natural Resources by American Indians, International Center for Cultural Studies, Mumbai,  India, 2003
  • Rethinking Taíno: A Taíno Perspective (pp.139-160), Taino Revival: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican Identity, Markus Weiner / Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, City University of New York , 1999/2001
  • Korokote, Red Ink Magazine, University of Arizona, Vol. 9 No.2/Vol. 10 No. 1, p. 67, 2001

Publisher: The Voice of the Taino People News Journal, ISSN 1553-9350, 1998-present

Online Content Editor: www.indigenousportal.comwww.tainofacts.blogspot.com ; www.indigenouscaribbeancaucus.blogspot.com

 Speaking to journalists at a press conference on the status of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples with Alison Graham, International Service for Human Rights; Elsa Stamatopoulou, Chief, Secretariat of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and Phil Fontaine, National Chief, Assembly of First Nations.

Speaking to journalists at a press conference on the status of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples with Alison Graham, International Service for Human Rights; Elsa Stamatopoulou, Chief, Secretariat of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues and Phil Fontaine, National Chief, Assembly of First Nations.