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Thai Treatment of Hill Tribe Peoples, U.S. Treatment, Native Americans

Thai Treatment of Hill Tribe Peoples, U.S. Treatment, Native Americans

DEJA VU – THAI TREATMENT OF HILL TRIBE PEOPLES VIS-A-VIS U.S. TREATMENT OF NATIVE AMERICANS The Thai government is once again moving against the Hmong people at Wat Tham Krabok. A commentary on the Op-Ed page of the Bangkok Post states that “A community crackdown like the one under way at the temple would never be […]

Native Americans Origins News

Native Americans Origins News

Native Americans Origins News In the past few weeks there have been several updates in regards to information pertaining to the mysterious origins of Native Americans. Although, as usual, the new information is not definitive, it seemingly adds new possibilities which researchers will now attempt to evaluate in comparison to existing theory. The first piece […]

Native Americans From Mongolia?

Native Americans From Mongolia?

Native Americans from Mongolia? Dr Theodore Schurr, from the University of Pennsylvania has published DNA research that revealed genetic markers linking people living in Mongolia and southern Siberia, with indigenous populations in North America. A study of the mutations indicated a lineage shift between 13,000 and 14,000 years ago – when people are thought to have […]

Native Americans Merging Animism with Christianity, Then So Can Hmong

Native Americans Merging Animism with Christianity, Then So Can Hmong

The Hmong Religious Experience Conflict The cultural changes that have been brought forth have been drastic enough to cause conflict between Hmong Christians and Hmong Animists. All the new changes also brought division and difference between Christians and animists. In marriage, the “majority of conflict concerned the refusal to pay bride wealth at weddings, resulting […]

Native Hill Tribes: Native Americans, United States, Ethnic Minority

Native Hill Tribes: Native Americans, United States, Ethnic Minority

Hill Tribes of Chiang Mai – Lisu, Hmong, and Karen in Northern Thailand The Northern Thailand administrative region is known for its population of native hill tribes which, much like the Native Americans of the United States, are an ethnic minority. They are divided into various tribes and clans, each with its own set of […]

Native Americans Lost Their Land, Dignity When Europeans Came Over

Native Americans Lost Their Land, Dignity When Europeans Came Over

Hmong Traditions: Understanding a Way of Life INTRODUCTION The Hmong migrated to Southeast Asia in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Prior to their arrival in Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand, the Hmong lived a simple agrarian lifestyle in China. They settled along the Yellow River. Eventually, the Han Chinese came along and both groups lived […]

Hmong, Native Americans Have Some Similar Artwork: Kind of Surprising

Hmong, Native Americans Have Some Similar Artwork: Kind of Surprising

‘First Nations’ conference a stepping stone ST. PAUL, Minn. – As a Hmong broadcast journalism major, freshman Teresa Her hopes to bring another outlook to the field. The media can always use different viewpoints. “By having a Hmong perspective and an American perspective, you get an overlap of two cultures,” she said. Stepping in the […]