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What Percentage Indian Do You Have to Be in Order to Be a Member of a Tribe or Nation?
Tribal Nations are the only recognized arbiter of belonging...
Why Do Tribes Have Matrilineal Societies?
Women have always played a significant role in the...
Why Should We Keep Tribal Languages Alive?
I can't stress enough the importance of retaining our...
What Are the Challenges of Walking in Two Worlds?
It is the realization that, at one time, this was only one...
Do You Still Do the Rain Dance, and Does It Work?
Dance and prayer have always been part of our people's way...
Why Is the Debate Over the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux Mascot Important?
First of all, debate is important in airing out the...
Ask N NDN
Do You Think Every Tribe Deserves Federal Recognition?
Most early tribes are already federally recognized tribes, with the obvious exception of those who’ve ceased to exist either by attrition or annihilation...
Do You Celebrate Thanksgiving?
As native people we celebrate and give thanks every day, not just on the European-designated day of observance...
What Do You Think of the Crazy Horse Monument?
Even though there are claims to participation and acts of acknowledgement by some of his descendants, the effort has been deemed a commercial venture...
What Is the Eagle Staff?
The Eagle Staff represents the stature and honor of a particular tribe or tribes...
Do Indians Still Hunt and Gather?
Yes, some tribes still utilize their ancestral forms of hunting game, but today most use modern methods, such as guns and powerful bows...
Why Are a Tribe's Colors so Important?
Tribal colors represent honor, strength, integrity and courage. Some tribes attribute the colors to their creation stories or the lands they inhabited...
Why Do so Many Tribes Operate Casinos?
Presently, out of 566 Federally recognized tribes in the U.S, 233 tribes operate 420 casinos in 28 states...
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