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NMAI Profile: Jonathan Paohway
The Eagle Feather Law
Hunger Games on the Rez
Saturday: LA Skins Music Fest
Mansion Allowed on Sacred Burial Ground
Sacred Burial Island as Mansion Site
Sunday Plumb Crowned Miss Cherokee
USA Today Wants Your Vote on 10 Best Nat
How Did I Miss That? Miley Does Brando
CU Won’t Be Using Arapaho Spellings
Muscogee Nation Opens WIC Building
Rescued Golden Eagle Will Recover Fully
Sign Languages: Part of Tribal Culture
Door Still Open for Fed Rec Comments
‘They Just Want Another Person Dead’
The Big Picture Beyond 'Redskins'
Aboriginal Fisherman Donates 500 Salmon
Labor Day Pow Wow Weekend Planner
More Briny Wastewater Spills in ND
Oglala Lakota College Mourns Loss
Thing About Skins
Morales Presents Degrees to First Graduates of Bolivia's Indigenous Universities
Bolivian President Evo Morales handed out degrees to the...
Free Speech Firestorm Follows American Indian Studies Professor’s Firing
The firing of Dr. Steven Salaita before ever teaching one...
Iceland on Alert for Massive Eruption of Bardarbunga Volcano
Magma is on the move in Iceland. But is it moving up? This...
Salaita’s Background Is What the College Wanted, Not His Free Speech
The move from Virginia to Illinois was already in the works...
Brutal Violence in Border Towns Linked to Colonization
In the early morning hours of July 19, 2014 three teenagers...
Genocide of the Ache People of Paraguay Will Be Tried in Argentina
The Ache people of Paraguay have filed a criminal complaint...
Border Town, USA: An Ugly Reality Many Natives Call Home
Maxine Hanley was 16 when she had her first drink...
CERD to Hear From Tribes About US’s Discriminatory ‘Unrecognized’ Label
Gale Courey Toensing
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations’ 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimin...
Scathing Report on Indigenous Rights From Amnesty International
It’s no secret that Indigenous Peoples’ rights are trampled on daily, be it by land, discrimination or pollution, but Amnesty International has spelled it out in a scathing new rep...
George Clooney’s Fiancée Rejects UN Gaza War Crimes Commission
Gale Courey Toensing
Amal Alamuddin, actor George Clooney’s fiancée, has turned down a United Nations appointment to a commission investigating possible war crimes in the occupied Gaza Strip during Isr...
Keystone XL Carbon Emissions Could Run Four Times Higher Than Current Estimates: Study
The Keystone XL pipeline could generate four times more carbon emissions than the U.S. State Department’s environmental analysis of the project estimates, a new report concludes...
Keith Harper on Indigenous Rights, Redskins and the Israel/Hamas Conflict
Gale Courey Toensing
Keith Harper, a Cherokee Nation citizen, was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United State ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council and confirmed by...
It's Time to 'Bridge the Gap' Between Indigenous Peoples and Countries, UN Says
It’s International Day of the World's Indigenous People, as decreed by the United Nations 20 years ago, and First Nations in Canada are taking stock...
Antonio Quinde: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Death Threats Against Yanomami Leader to Be Investigated
Federal Police in Brazil will investigate a series of death threats made against the internationally respected Yanomami leader Davi Kopenawa, according to a press statement issued ...
Residential School Survival Drama ‘Healing Winds’ Takes Grand Prize at Montreal First Peoples Festival
From struggles against giant oil companies, to a children’s tale, to residential school survival, the films that swept the awards of the Montreal First Peoples Festival 2014 each o...
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Palin's Redskins Rant: Using...
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ESPN’s Mike Ditka ‘Admires’ Snyder...
Blindfolded Giraffe’s Head Slams Into Highway Overpass; Animal Dies
Riding the Native Wave: Surfing’s Hidden Roots in Peru
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Giant Methane Bubble Bursting Out of Ground Caused Siberian Craters: Scientists
Banana Diplomacy: Making First Contact With Uncontacted Tribe in Amazon
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