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Mold Money: Federal Funds Available
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Free Native Youth in Agriculture Summer
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Video: Empowering Indigenous Women
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Native Slurs Demand More Than Just PC
Canada Judge Decries 'Cultural Genocide'
Fisherman Dies After Swordfish Attack
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Thing About Skins
Trafficking in Native Communities
Although attention to human trafficking has grown in the...
War of Words: ICWA Hearings Reignite Ancient Clash Over Indian Children, Part 1
John Echohawk had heard enough. On May 14, he had listened...
Ending the Truancy to Prison Pipeline for Native Youth
Incarcerated youth on the Lake Traverse Reservation in...
Lakota Fight Suicide Spirit with Crowdfunding
Desperate to stem the recent spate of youth suicides in...
Reversing Diabetes Rates In Indian Country
Indian country has long faced the epidemic of diabetes with...
Video: Iowa Farmer Sees Climate Changes Accelerate Alarmingly
Like many indigenous experts and environmentalists, Iowa...
Health & Wellness
At Least Two-Thirds of U.S. in Drought, Worst in 50 Years
Two-thirds of the United States is gripped in drought, the most severe bout since the 1950s, the National Climatic Data Center says in its latest report...
VA Discusses New Tactics For Processing Claims
On July 11, The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced several efforts geared toward the process of completing veterans’ disability claims faster and more accurately...
Lakota Community Battles Deadly Rodent-Spread Hantavirus
Patti Jo King
The Oglala Sioux Tribe (OST) has initiated an intensive awareness and prevention program in order to address a recent Hantavirus outbreak in the Pine Ridge Village District ...
Notes From a Single Mom: Loose Ties—What Should I Do With the Ex-in-Laws?
Lynn Armitage The graduation announcement sat on my kitchen counter for a month, staring me down. What to do, what to do?...
Ken Salazar Celebrates 'Let’s Move! in Indian Country' With Isleta Pueblo Youth
Students at Isleta Pueblo School shoot hoops with Salazar (Tami Heilemann, DOI Photographer) On Wednesday evening, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar asked a crowd of Native chi...
Exceptionally Engineered Drug-Smuggling Tunnel Discovered Beneath U.S.-Mexico Border
The 57-foot vertical shaft entrance to the tunnel on the U.S. side (Drug Enforcement Administration) U.S...
A 26-Year-Old Lakota Activist Campaigns to Make Plan B Available, Affordable to Native Women
Sunny Clifford, a 26-year-old Pine Ridge Tribal park ranger , has launched a Change.org petition that seeks to improve the quality of women’s lives by making Plan B available—and a...
Women’s Health Rights Advocate, Joan Dunlop, Walks On
Joan Dunlop, an advocate for women’s health rights, walked on June 29 at her home in Lakeville, Connecticut...
Stand Up for Your Health: Three Simple Tips to Add Two Years to Your Lifespan
Sitting down for more than three hours a day can cut a person's life expectancy by two years—even if he or she is generally physically active, according to a study published June 1...
Obama Administration Enlists Tribes to Fight GOP Health Law Repeal Effort
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is working with tribal leaders to fight against Republican congressional attempts to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (AC...
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