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Gary Farmer Talks Tour, Life on the Road
Native Humor: Funny Roadside Jokes
Turning Stone: Tiger Woods & Notah Begay
ommission Cites Century-Old Map
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Lies
West Swiftly Goes South; Denali Redux
Six Nations Arrows Defend Lacrosse Title
Foraging the Forest for a Fungal Feast
50 Faces of Indian Country, Part III
Big Room to Grow in Mortgage Vet Program
White Fear of Colored Unity
Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Labor Day Weekend Pow Wow to Draw Crowds
Hungry Polar Bears Trap Arctic Team
5 More Native Casinos That Tell Stories
7 Things You Should Know: Pequot Nation
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Thing About Skins
6 Native Alternatives to Junk Food
There are some unhealthy, sugary candies out there vying...
Sex Trafficking Experts Claim Amnesty International Has Betrayed Native Women
Advocates for indigenous women are outraged by what they...
‘The Beginning and End of Rape’: A Look at Sarah Deer’s Newest Book
American Indian and Alaska Native women are raped at a rate...
Native Cooking: Clean Eating, the ‘Dirty Dozen,’ and Sweet Potato Mash
I try to read every label and wash every vegetable and...
9 Ways Native Men Can Heal From Historical Trauma
Historical trauma has taken its toll on Native people, and...
Navajo Nation Sends Back Oily-Smelling Water Tanks
Navajo President Russell Begaye has ordered police to...
Health & Wellness
Santa Ynez Chumash Keep 13 Tons of Food Scraps Out of Landfill, Score Zero-Waste Award
By feeding 80 tons of food scraps to its animals, and preventing more than 13 tons of food waste from entering landfills, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians and Chumash Casino ...
It’s National Women’s Health Week: 12 Tips for Women at Every Age
In recognition of National Women’s Health Week May 10 to 16, the Oklahoma City Indian Clinic has offered a number of health tips for women of any age...
Fossil Fuel Extraction Dangers: Native American and Women’s Organizations Request UN Help on Sexual Violence
Honor the Earth
On April 21, 2015, a coalition of Native American and women’s organizations filed a submission to the United Nations Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, requestin...
Mother's Day: A Single Mom Braces Herself to Face the Empty Nest
After 21 years of priceless homemade cards and many bowls of soggy cereal lovingly served to me in bed, I regret to inform myself that this Mother’s Day will likely be the last one...
Reclaiming Agriculture: 10 Things to Grow in Food Deserts
Since the term “food desert” was used in the 2008 Farm Bill , a lot of hype has surrounded these “suburban, rural and tribal communities” with limited access to fresh produce and o...
Deeper Than Scars of War: Healing PTSD with Old Ways
Alicia Lebens/Stillwater Gazette
The scars of war run deep for Oak Park Heights, Minnesota resident James Tom , the type of scars that can’t be seen at first glance...
Video: Traditional Foods to Be Served to Elders in Nursing Facilities
What happens to traditional diet when Alaska Native elders move into long-term care facilities?...
Honey Buckets and Ice Hauling: Native Alaskans Cope With Lack of Running Water
Mary Annette Pember
I’d heard about the use of honey buckets in rural Alaska but assumed the reality would turn out to be simply another example of the American habit of exaggeration...
What Is a Food Desert? Do You Live In One? 23.5 Million In This Country Do
If at least 20 percent of your community lives in poverty and at least one-third of residents have to travel more than one city mile or 10 rural miles to reach a grocery store, you...
‘Yes, I Am a Batterer’: The First Step to Stopping Domestic Violence
For Native men who batter, it can take relearning their cultural role as a partner in their relationship to stop...
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