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The Week That Was: August 28, 2016
Dakota Pipeline & 'Law of Christendom’
FCC Commissioner Visits NTU
Native Republicans Make Their Case
Celebrities Support Water Protectors
The Long Arc Is the Real Campaign
Age of Acorns: Sustaining Life for Years
Land Changed Forever By Man
Yurok Fire Emergency: Arson Suspected
Tragic Loss; Maine Squeeze
Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
'We Treated Germany Better': O'Donnell
Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
Tribe to Develop $1.3M Retail Center
Seeking Food Sovereignty Through Seeds
Spokane Reservation Engulfed In Smoke
CFPB Is Barking Up the Wrong Tree
Turtle Island Tribes Meet Cuba
Confronting Feds: Malheur, Standing Rock
Osage Nation Takes Ted Turner's Ranch
Thing About Skins
Healing Through Art: Regalia Confronts Boarding School Fallout in Thunder Bay Exhibit
The idea came together, as all good ideas should, in the...
Native Nations Rally in Support of Standing Rock Sioux
From the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), to...
Video: First Nations Women Bring Water Concerns to Geneva
Human Rights Watch brought a group of First Nations women...
Mohawk Investigate After Akwesasne Chief Denied Entry Into Canada
A common discrepancy between passport nationality and...
Amnesty International Calls for ‘Immediate Halt’ to Site C Dam Construction in BC
Amnesty International has joined First Nations in...
Boom! 8 Must-See Films by ‘Suicide Squad’ Actor Adam Beach
It’s tough for a Native actor to get cast for a role that...
Marie-Cecile Nottaway Is the Algonquin Martha Stewart
She gently pulls canoes out of fortune-cookie dough, bakes a mean bannock and does not shy away from roasting a beaver...
NRDC Report: Keystone XL Pipeline Will Raise US Gas Prices
During a press conference call on May 21, experts speaking on behalf of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) said American drivers would face higher gas prices if the propo...
War of 1812 Exhibit in Ottawa Offers Four Perspectives
A new exhibit at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario takes a new approach at looking at the War of 1812, delving into the four perspectives of each group involved—Canadians ...
Tightrope Artist Successfully Crosses Niagara Falls After Weeks of Training Near Seneca Niagara Casino
Wallenda, seventh generation circus performer and a 33-year-old faher of three, completed his walk across the gorge of Niagara Falls, while balancing on a two-inch-diameter steel c...
The War of 1812 Could Have Been the War of Indian Independence
Today marks the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, a war all but forgotten in American history books. But what did that war mean for this country’s Indigenous Peoples?...
War of 1812 Bicentennial Highlights Unsung Aboriginal Heroes in Canada's Creation
Though not much remembered south of the 49th Parallel, the War of 1812, seminal in the creation of Canada, was marked by alliances between aboriginals and the British...
Missing Women Inquiry Hearings End Amid Cover-Up Charges From Victims’ Families
David P. Ball
Eight months after they began, hearings into police failures to arrest British Columbia serial killer Robert Pickton earlier wrapped up on June 6 much as they began: with outraged ...
86 Years Later, Sacred Petroglyph Rock Returned to Tribal Area
In 1926, a six-ton rock covered in petroglyphs was moved from the bank of the Fraser River, in interior British Columbia, and taken to Stanley Park in Vancouver...
Quebec $60 Billion Lawsuit Targets Big Tobacco
Gale Courey Toensing
The Quebec government has sued four giant tobacco companies for $60 billion to recoup healthcare costs related to smoking...
Mother Earth Burning: Climate Change Will Increase Wildfire Frequency, Researchers Say
Wildfires such as those raging in Colorado and New Mexico will be more frequent over the next 30 years thanks to climate change, researchers say in a new report...
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