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5 Indigenous Women Who Get History Right
Fort McMurray Wildfires: 80K Evacuated
Teach for America Wants Natives for STEM
Navajo Girl Mourned; Police Make Arrest
Larry Mitchell Strikes the Right Chords
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NMAI Gala to Honor Six Standouts
Libs or GOP: Still Colonialism to Me
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Native, Woman-Owned Firm Wins Award
11-Year-Old Navajo Girl Found Dead
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‘Off the Reservation’ — Teachable Moment
Miss Indian World 2016: Danielle Finn
More Than 115 to Graduate from Bacone
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Facing Banishment And Disenrollment
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Mass Genocide Through ‘Permanent Peace'
Reconciliation, & Crown-Sovereign Claim
Thing About Skins
Herbicide, It’s What’s for Breakfast: Glyphosate in Bagels, Organic Eggs, Oatmeal
Turtle Island residents woke up this week to news that our...
A Dream Becoming a Reality
In the northwestern region of Alaska, substance use...
South Dakota Senator Blasts Great Plains Area Indian Health Service
In a press release on Thursday, U.S. Senator Mike Rounds, R...
Native Cooking: How Does Your Windowsill Garden Grow?
We already know that eating more fruits and vegetables is...
Diabetes Research Strikes Gold With a Graphene Patch
Diabetes mellitus is a terrible disease that can cause...
Attawapiskat First Nation Declares State of Emergency After 101 Suicide Attempts
The Northern Ontario First Nation of Attawapiskat declared...
Health & Wellness
Native Cooking: Add Some Flavor With a Homemade Spice Blend
If variety is the spice of life, what is the variety of spice? Spices have always been used to flavor food and drinks, even before recorded history...
NB3 Foundation Awards $240K to Native-Led Programs Improving Health
Four worthy projects received $60,000 each from the Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3F)’s national program Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures to improve the health and well...
Study Says the ‘Drunken Indian’ Is A Myth
Tanya H. Lee
Native Americans do not use or abuse alcohol more than whites do. In fact, exactly the opposite is true...
Miwok Elder Participating in His Fifth Longest Walk
Norman “Wounded Knee” DeOcampo (Miwok), a long-time resident of Vallejo, California is taking part in the Longest Walk 5, which began February 13, 2016 at La Jolla Shores in San Di...
ICWA: Victory for Tribes as Judge Reaffirms South Dakota Decision
Citing a “fundamental lack of competence,” a federal judge on Friday, February 19 denied South Dakota’s motion to reconsider an earlier decision, which found the state violated the...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 21, 2016
In the Now We’ve Heard Everything department, the news out of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge this past week stunk—literally...
Leech Lake Tribal College Goes Commercial Tobacco-Free
Leech Lake Tribal College (LLTC) in northern Minnesota recently took the bold step of making its entire campus commercial tobacco-free...
Native Woman-Owned Business Launches Leche Lounge for Breastfeeding Mothers
Tanya H. Lee
Stephanie Conduff’s infant daughter, named for Cherokee leader Wilma Pearl Mankiller , was the inspiration for a business that has brought her family together in a creative effort ...
Well For Culture: Organic 101
Chelsey Luger, Thosh Collins
Intro: There is a lot of confusion surrounding the topic of “organic” food...
Elders at Risk: New Study Finds Higher Dementia Rates for Natives
Tanya H. Lee
More than one third of American Indians/Alaska Natives over age 65 can expect to develop dementia before age 90, according to a new study published online by Alzheimer’s & Deme...
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