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Farmers urged to back traditional owners on Liverpool Plains sacred sites

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Traditional owners accuse the New South Wales government of refusing to engage on the protection of sacred sites on the Liverpool Plains after land owned by Chinese mining company Shenhua was sold back to local farmer...

‘Like putting a lithium mine on Arlington cemetery’: the fight to save sacred land in Nevada

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On a windy afternoon in northern Nevada, where her family has lived for generations, Daranda Hinkey stood before one of the largest lithium deposits in the world – the place where, as she puts it, “there’s so much lit...

Lithium mine pits electric cars against sacred Indigenous land – video

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As the United States turns to electric vehicles, solar and wind for its clean energy transition, the demand for lithium – used in rechargeable batteries – is on the rise. In a remote corner of the Nevada desert sits T...

‘Sacred places burn’: living on the frontline of global heating

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Throughout the 2021 United Nations climate change conference, the Guardian will be publishing the stories of the people whose lives have been upended – sometimes devastated – by the climate breakdown. Here in the Sie...

How Leonard Cohen mined sacred texts for lyrics to his songs

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“She tied you to a kitchen chair, she broke your throne and she cut your hair, and from your lips she drew the Hallelujah...” No one hearing these lyrics from the song Hallelujah could doubt that Leonard Cohen knew ho...

Sámi people ask Danish queen to return sacred witchcraft trial drum

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Norway’s indigenous people are asking for a sacred drum confiscated by Denmark after a witchcraft trial in 1691 to be returned to them permanently, and they have asked the Danish queen for help. The drum belonged to a...

UK urged to return sacred treasures hidden away for 150 years to Ethiopia

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They are hidden religious treasures that have been in the British Museum’s stores for more than 150 anni, never on public display – with members of the public strictly forbidden from seeing them. Now hopes have been ...

‘Heartbroken’ Osage Nation leaders decry sale of sacred Missouri cave with ancient artwork

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A Missouri cave containing Native American artwork from more than 1,000 years ago was sold at auction Tuesday, disappointing leaders of the Osage Nation who hoped to buy the land to “protect and preserve our most sacr...

Lingui review – sacred bonds of loyalty between mother and daughter

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Mahamat-Saleh Haroun is the Chadian film-maker whose 2002 movie Abouna – my favourite of his – has a claim to classic status. Now he returns with a film that is recognisably a part of African cinema’s quietist walking...

A year on from the Juukan Gorge destruction, Aboriginal sacred sites remain unprotected

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The Western Australian government has refused to commit to a moratorium on approving the destruction of Aboriginal heritage sites, despite the recommendation of a Senate committee which found that the laws are “unfit ...