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Indio

(ĭn`dē-ō'), city (1990 pop. 36,793), Riverside co., SE Calif., in the Coachella ValleyCoachella Valley
, arid region, SE Calif., N of the Salton Sea. Water is brought into the region by artesian wells and by the Coachella Canal (123 mi/198 km long), a branch of the All-American Canal built between 1938 and 1948; more than 100,000 acres (40,500 hectares) have been
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 of the Colorado Desert, 22 ft (6.7 m) below sea level; founded 1876, inc. 1930. It is the trade and administrative center for a citrus, grape, cotton, grain, and poultry area. Indio is also the center of one of the largest date-producing areas in the United States, and the National Date Festival is held there. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is also held in Indio. The area benefited from the regional growth of the electronics and aircraft industries in the 1980s and 90s, and more recently from the development of resorts and retirement communities. Joshua Tree National Park is nearby.
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'The initial response of the indio to evangelization was intimate, personal...
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Undated picture distributed on Feb 15, 2019 by Peruvian news agency Andina of a recently discovered burial chamber belonging to the Inca period at the "Mata Indio" archeological site in Lambayeque region, Peru.
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Autor de la multipremiada Relaciones peligrosas de 1988, a partir del no menos exitoso drama homonimo de su compatriota Christopher Hampton (a su vez inspirado en la incendiaria novela dieciochesca del frances Pierre Choderlos de Lacios, Las amistades peligrosas), su nueva cinta relata la extrana y a la vez conmovedora relacion entre la reina Victoria anciana y el mucho mas joven indio musulman Abdul Karim.
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Fausto Reinaga desde los anos 60 socavo en el colonialismo instalado en la mente y corazon del indio colonizado y le mostro su rostro autentico, su condicion de sujeto de liberacion, esto es: con conciencia historica, poder y pensamiento.
La segunda recoge los textos coloniales como evidencia en la construccion del indio como sujeto subalterno siguiendo un enfoque postcolonial en directa tension con el indigenismo (Rivera Cusicanqui 2010).
This fascinating work of nonfiction represents one journalist's quest to discover how seven thousand bicycles wound their way through a surprising number of hands to wind up abandoned just across the border from Tijuana, centered on a mysterious figure named El Indio. Kimball Taylor's gift at capturing human stories in a manner as captivating as fiction transforms this Quixotic journey into a landmark work on the recent history of human smuggling into the United States.
En otro homenaje que se realizo a nuestro personaje, Gerardo Ardila publico que Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff consideraba que su mision mas importante era "rescatar la dignidad del indio colombiano", ensenandoles a Colombia y al mundo que los indios han desarrollado y mantienen "una filosofia profunda, coherente, y de gran valor para el futuro de la humanidad" (Ardila 1997, 16).