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The Week That Was, October 5, 2015
Well For Culture: Elder Fitness, Yoga
Indigenous Tools Hold Sacred Power
The Pope & When Genocide Isn't Genocide
1st US Revolution: The Pueblo Revolt
Indigenous Earthquake Tales Validated
Skins:Forced Sterilizations Native Women
Thank Indians for Latest Superfood
NMAI Profile: Bruce Whiteman Jr.
Fundamentalism II: God Loves Genocide
Jewell Big Week: Pope, Solarthon & $25K
Why'd the Rez Chicken Cross the Road?
Bristol Bay's Stunning Wild Salmon Run
Houska: 'The Green Inferno': Lousy Film
BC Tourism Links Cultures, Creates Jobs
Cultural Tourism Is a Growing Topic
Pol Disses Pope; Pope Disses Indians
OU Pres Supports Native Programs
Memorial for Jess Sixkiller
The Sale of Yucca Mountain Was an Attack
Thing About Skins
Names Have Power: The United States of Indigenous Names
Schoolchildren are taught that the Americas are named after...
Names Have Power: The Devil’s in the Details
Part one of the tale of indigenous names ended with the...
Names Have Power: Denali and Other Colonist Lies
What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other...
Cree Code Talkers: Documentary Explores Role of Canada's Unsung WWII Heroes
Code talkers in the United States have been storied,...
Native Language: Pathway to Traditions, Self-Identity
Stacey Burns says a transformation has taken place within...
Understand Our Culture, or Lose It: Innu Poet Natasha Kanapé Fontaine on Language
Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau...
Book Strips Away the Myth Surrounding the Cherokee Syllabary
Roy Boney Jr.
The Cherokee Syllabary: Writing the People’s Perseverance— Book Review It was the great Sequoyah (ca...
Native Languages Bill Takes Another Step Forward
Native American language teaching won a victory March 21 when a bill that would help to preserve tribal languages sailed through an education committee of the Colorado House of Rep...
Keeping Inuit Students Engaged: School Programs Incorporate Inuktitut, Day Care
Earlier this week we brought you Fiona Walton, a professor of education at Prince Edward Island University and recent winner of a 2012 3M National Teaching Fellowship , a prize bes...
Tim Speaks Ojibwe
Meet 16-year-old Tim. His YouTube channel—called PolyglotPal's—has nearly 500 subscribers and more than 87,000 views over the last year...
Toddlers Can Learn Lakota With New App
A screen capture from the Lakota Toddler app. Lakota Toddler, a new free app available in the iTunes store, is an easy to use, fun way for toddlers to learn Lakota words...
Language Plan and Tribal Efforts Praised
The bipartisan Native American Caucus of State Legislatures in Colorado has given its support to a bill that would promote Native language learning in the state’s public schools by...
New Book Maps America’s Languages, Includes Navajo
Elizabeth Little In her new book, Trip of the Tongue: Cross-Country Travels in Search of America's Languages , author Elizabeth Little maps the many and varied languages of America...
Counting in Ojibwe
The preservation of Native American languages has taken on many forms, YouTube videos seem to be a lasting way for people to get lessons out to the general public...
Apologies Not Enough for Native Language Debacle
Miranda Washinawatok , Menominee, and her family have been in the public eye since the 12-year-old was punished back on January 19 for using her Native American language in class...
Traditional Cheyenne Chief Walks On But Memories Remain
He was known in childhood as Mouse Trail and later, when a veteran, as Morning Killer. But he was more than the names he was given...
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