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Erity Teave on Hunger Strike

2011/01/05
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http://www.rnzi.com/pages/news.php?op=read&id=58014 Posted at 03:13 on 05 January, 2011 UTC Reports from Santiago sat a leading Rapa Nui activist has begun a hunger strike in the Chilean capital in protest at the latest evictions on Easter Island. Erity Teave, who is the human rights spokesperson of the so-called Rapa Nui Parliament, has likened the president...

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Letter to the Rapanui Community

2011/01/02
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Letter to the Rapanui Community

Letter to the Rapanui Community (translated from Spanish) Until when will we put up with the abuse and maltreatment of to our families, the Rapanui.   The last thing that could happen is happening on our island.  We are being beaten, harassed .   Now, in the center of town, Plaza Riro Kainga,  the  Rapanui are...

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12/29 BREAKING NEWS – PRESS RELEASE FROM RAPA NUI

2010/12/29
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12/29 BREAKING NEWS –  PRESS RELEASE FROM RAPA NUI

December 29, 2010 Today, December 29th just before 7 PM, an contingency of 200 armed police began violently dislodging the Rapanui Parliament from their headquarters in the center of the town of Hanga Roa, Rapa Nui. The police have beaten dozens of Rapa Nui with clubs, including children and women. They have arrested at...

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Video’s from yesterday’s rally outside…

2010/12/24
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Video’s from yesterday’s rally outside the Chilean Consulate in Los Angeles. A really beautiful and inspiring event. http://www.youtube.com/user/SaveRapanui http://www.youtube.com/user/pacvoice2k

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Seeking a peaceful solution for the Rapa Nui Nation

2010/12/22
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Wiggins: Seeking a peaceful solution for the Rapa Nui Nation By Armstrong Wiggins Story Published: Dec 22, 2010 At the Indian Law Resource Center, indigenous leaders from Mexico and countries in Central and South America regularly inform us about threats to their lives and the lives of their families. Like many indigenous leaders in...

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Letters of support from Ka Pakaukau

2010/12/22
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December 14, 2010 Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon United Nations Secretariat c/o Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General United Nations, SA-1B15 New York, NY 10017 Tel. 212-963-7162 Fax. 212-963-7055 Assistant Secretary-General, Heraldo Munoz United Nations Assistant Administrator (UNDP) United Nations Development Programme, Director for its Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean United Nations...

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