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Disease and Expolitation Threaten Indigenous Andaman Island Tribe

Leaked Video Shows How Ancient Forest Stewards Are Being Treated As Tourist Toys

Dark-skinned, curly-haired, bare-bodied women dance, their scant skirts of red fiber swaying from side to side. Titillating but scarcely newsworthy — except when the women belong to the acutely endangered Jarawa Indigenous tribe that lives on the remote Andaman and Nicobar archipelago…
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by: Madhusree Mukerjee – February 13, 2012

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