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The Week That Was: February 7, 2016
Assimilation, Integration, Colonization
Dem Presidential Election is Fixed
HA HA! Comic Jonny R's The Ojibwe Outlaw
Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes & Stick NDNs
Diné Beads, Sells Sports Medallions
Yo Mackelmore! Gyasi's White Privilege 3
Omaha Superbowl Invite to Peyton Manning
Video: Rare Blue Whale Mother and Calf
College Fund Ad to Increase Enrollment
NMAI Profile: Ken St. Marks
Six Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets
Osage Nation Wins Bid on Turner Ranch
USDA Investments Impact Rural America
Brown Changes Fall Holiday to IPD
Hillary and Bernie, Mano y Mano
USDA Microloans to Farmers Purchase Land
LA Tribe Gets $48mn for Climate Move
Giant Lake Disappears!
Cherokee Elder Talks Candy and Santa
Thing About Skins
The Revenant’s Elk Dog: A Conversation with Duane Howard
A few weeks before The Revenant director Alejandro González...
NFL Owner Robert McNair Supports 'Redskins,' Says Cherokees Couldn’t Hold Their Whiskey
In a New York Times interview with Robert McNair, owner of...
Soldiers Unknown: Graphic Novelist Chag Lowry on World War I’s Native Warriors
The wars of the past 70 years, such as World War II, Korea...
Native-Owned Grocer Draws Crowds to Whiteclay for Chicken, Not Booze
Terry Two Bull’s guacamole is so good that people are...
Murder By Poverty: Honor Student Dies From Dilapidated Housing
A 17-year-old Navajo girl has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary...
Not Sold In Stores: Cherokee Nation to Disperse Heirloom Seeds February 1
The Cherokee Nation will begin dispersing its limited...
Native American Studies
Growing Up Ojibwe: Brenda J. Child Wins Award for Historical Family Memoir
Author and historian Brenda J...
‘Unmasking the Domination Code’ Documentary Elicits Gasps, Applause
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of First Peoples when European settlers arrived, but less than a century later the number had dropped by 95 percent—a survival r...
Native History: the Epic Termination Battle on the Colville Indian Reservation
The word “termination” is enough to make any knowledgeable Indian cringe...
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Meets Oklahoma Tribal Leaders & Students
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visited Oklahoma University Law School on September 21, and was greeted by a law student in Choctaw...
Reboot at First Nations University
[Editor's note: Young Aboriginals in Canada, a fast-growing group, have their gaze set on taking expanding roles in realms such as politics and the economy...
8 Myths and Atrocities About Christopher Columbus and Columbus Day
On the second Monday of October each year, Native Americans cringe at the thought of honoring a man who committed atrocities against Indigenous Peoples...
Why Do Dan Snyder and the NFL Refuse to Change Racist Redskins Name?
In less than three weeks, on July 25, the Washington Pigskins are expected to hold their first training camp practice that's open to the public...
Lacrosse, Shinney & Double Ball: How Games Can Beat Historical Trauma
Native games, neuroscience, and historical trauma--they sound like an odd trio but collectively may provide answers to problems across Indian country...
Dancers, Singers and Pole Flyers at the Cherokee Festival
Known as one of the finest showcases of Native traditions, the Ninth Annual Festival of Native Peoples, July 12-13, is a celebration of traditional dance, storytelling and song per...
Tribes Say School Should Drop Offensive Redskins Mascot
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes made it clear to Teton High School officials Monday that they find the school's "Redskins" mascot disprespectful and support a decision to drop it...
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