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Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
The Road to Visibility: Billy Frank Jr.
Micki Free Rocks Out on 'American Trash'
Tribal Tech Makes Inc. 500 List
Pump Money into Native Business
Struggling to Live Through Wildfires
Houska: Native Youth Protest Pipeline
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Ashley Callingbull for Mrs. Universe!
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Crazy Candidates Not Named Trump Pt. 2
‘The Beginning and End of Rape’
Stop Contributing to Your Oppression
What Defines an Indigenous Group?
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Clean Eating and the ‘Dirty Dozen'
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Thing About Skins
UN Special Rapporteur: ‘Indigenous Peoples Should Be Regarded as Allies’
The following is a statement by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, the...
Health and Well-Being Rule at U.N. on International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
Indigenous Peoples the world over suffer higher rates of...
Protect the Uncontacted: Peru’s Plan for Isolated Peoples
Peru is planning a "controlled contact" effort to...
Mexico Films Top Montreal First Peoples Festival Awards [Video]
Mexico won big at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this...
Who You Callin’ a Savage? The Beauty and Brilliance of Indian Science
Conflicts between the scientific method and the power of...
Montreal First Peoples Festival Opens to Standing Ovation
Seldom does an audience leap to its feet and erupt in...
10,000 Indigenous Participate in Bolivia’s Vibrant Spectacle – Entrada de Anata
Carnaval in Oruro, Bolivia is one of South America’s largest...
Environmental Wisdom: Keeping Indigenous Stories Alive
"Long ago, when animals were gente ..." Those words, uttered countless times by indigenous Amazonian storytellers, blur the boundary between humans and other creatures in the fores...
A Model Forest? Regional Park Balances Local Needs and Conservation
For Alfredo Rojas, the history of the remote villages along the Ampiyacu River is one of enslavement...
Indigenous Territories Play Dual Role As Homelands and Protected Areas
Indigenous communities claim—and scientific evidence increasingly shows—that indigenous forested territories are as well protected as, or better protected than, government-designat...
Essays on Indigenous Intellectuals in Latin America Wins International Prize
The increasing influence of indigenous intellectuals in parts of Latin America is the subject of an essay collection that just won a prestigious literary award...
UNPFII Mourns Loss of Sister and Predecessor Tonya Gonnella Frichner
On behalf of all of the Expert Members of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, it is with great sadness and respect that we collectively mourn the loss of our dear sister a...
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...
Before Syria, ISIS Hostage Kayla Mueller Fought to Save the San Francisco Peaks
Before finding her way to Syria and being caught up and killed in the war there, ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller fought to preserve the famed San Francisco Peaks from desecration by art...
Peruvian Indigenous Home Torn Down by Police and Mine Security as Conflict Intensifies
In the first week of February Peruvian national police and Yanacocha mine security guards tore down the foundations of a house Maxima Acuña de Chaupe and her family were building a...
Rex Lee Jim: Masks Recently Auctioned Are Living Breathing Entities
On December 15, Vice president and medicine man Rex Lee Jim, from the Navajo Nation, was part of the delegation visiting Paris to buy back sacred Navajo masks at the Drouot auction...
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