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Russell Wilson Says He's Part Native
Native Student Can’t Wait to Help People
AZ Indian Festival Ready for Super Bowl
5 Important Enviro Stories, Updated
Treatment of Indians Inspired Hitler
Former State Official Admits to Theft
Natives Protest Jackson Foundation
Sundance: A Short Film Fights Poverty
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Remember Native Dispossession
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All Nations Gathering
Drunktown's Finest Erases Town's Bigotry
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History Video: UNA Leader Helps Banks
Video: Climate Change and the Oceans
Legalizing Pot in Indian Country
News Clip Reveals Ugly History of R-Word
Thing About Skins
People Belong to the Land; Land Doesn’t Belong to the People
The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous...
Red Lake Tribal Council to do Hemp Feasibility Study
Although the subject was not on the printed agenda for the...
Obama’s State of the Union to Call for Investing In Young People; Will Congress Listen?
Indian country is rarely mentioned during a presidential...
Mille Lacs Band State of the Nation Focuses on Cultural Sovereignty
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin...
Fort Peck Tribes Join Those to Legalize Medical Marijuana
The Fort Peck Tribal Executive Board approved a resolution...
Bishop Paiute Tribe Terminates CA Housing Due to Extra Costs
The Bishop Paiute Tribe of California has terminated a...
2011 Retrospective: January
Cobell’s Final Toll The long legal battle is finally over, but the hard sell—and low-ball settlement—of the Cobell lawsuit against the Interior Department for its mishandling of tr...
Not a Good Year for Indian Country in the Courts or Congress
Gale Courey Toensing
The year 2011 provided few bright spots in the courts or Congress for Indian nations. The year began inauspiciously in January with a ruling from the U.S...
Leroy S. Bedonie, Navajo District Court Judge to Retire
After serving 22 years in the Navajo Nation court systems, from a probationary judge to a District Court Judge, Leroy S. Bedonie has decided to retire effective December 31...
The Original New Yorkers
Most everyone knows (or think they know) how Manhattan Island, today the jeweled centerpiece of New York City, was purchased by the Dutch from the Indians for $24 worth of beads an...
Colorado Water Users Association Elects First American Indian President
On December 15, the Colorado River Water Users Association (CRWUA) announced George Arthur, Navajo, will take the reins of the organization that advocates for all the users of the ...
Native Hawaiian Recognition Suffers Latest Setback
WASHINGTON – Native Hawaiians who want to be federally recognized as sovereign entities, much like American Indian tribal citizens, have suffered another setback from a U.S...
Pawnees Get New Law Enforcement Center
PAWNEE, Okla – On Friday, December 16 th , the Pawnee Nation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a new Law Enforcement Center that will be constructed on their agency campus...
Joe Arpaio's Officers Turn in Badges Following Immigration Violations
Following a Justice Department report accusing the Maricopa County Sheriff’s office, led by sheriff Joe Arpaio, of violating civil rights and discriminating against Latino resident...
White House Laments GOP’s Mikkanen Rejection
WASHINGTON – The White House is expressing disappointment by a Republican-led senatorial rejection of President Barack Obama’s nomination of Kiowa tribal citizen Arvo Mikkanen to b...
Tribal Leader Chosen as Christmas Parade Grand Marshal
Rose Salgado The City of Hemet, California chose Rose Salgado, vice chairwoman of the Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians’ Tribal Council, to be grand marshal for its Christmas parade h...
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