Steve Newcomb

May 03, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
In one context, “to reconcile” means “to restore a friendship.” A question thus arises regarding the kind of relationship now existing between our Original Nations and dominating societies, such as Canada or the United States: How do we go about...
April 25, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
In “Doubts About Voting?
April 07, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
On February 19, 2010, The Greanville Post republished “How Cruel Were the Spaniards?” by Iris Engstrand, an emeritus history professor at the University of San Diego.
March 31, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
There is a movement underway to erect a statue in honor of Vasco Nunez de Balboa in Balboa Park, in that part of the Kumeyaay Nation territory commonly called “San Diego.” San Diego Union Tribune columnist Logan Jenkins calls attention to the...
March 08, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
The documentary movie “The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code,” directed by Sheldon Wolfchild (Dakota), tells a powerful story.
February 16, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
On November 25, 2015, the Holy See (‘the Vatican’) appeared before the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD).
January 28, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
On January 2, 2016, a group of white ranchers who are part of what has been called “the Sage Brush Rebellion” began an armed occupation of lands designated as “the Malheur Wildlife Refuge,” outside Burns, Oregon.
January 22, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
Much of what we take to be physically true is metaphorically true.
January 01, 2016
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Steven Newcomb
Let’s be clear about something.
December 03, 2015
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Steven Newcomb
Senator John Barrasso (R-Montana) is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs.
December 01, 2015
BY:
Steven Newcomb
A dispute between the store chain Dollar General and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw has reached the U.S. Supreme Court. The issue before the Court in Dollar General Corp. v.
October 27, 2015
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Steven Newcomb
A noticeable trend has emerged in recent years as more and more cities in the United States drop “Columbus Day” in favor of “Indigenous Peoples Day.” This name change is considered to be a great improvement by those who know that Columbus Day stands...
October 08, 2015
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Steven Newcomb
On September 22, Pope Francis’ jet touched down in the traditional territory of the Piskataway Nation (Washington, D.C.). From there he traveled to the traditional territory of the Lenape Nation (New York City and Philadelphia).
October 01, 2015
BY:
Steven Newcomb
In 2004, the Delaware Nation of Oklahoma, in Anadarko, filed a lawsuit against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Delaware Nation based its lawsuit on “the doctrine of discovery,” and the royal charter that King Charles II of England issued to...

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