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CA Tribes Work to Avert Mass Fish Kill
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Tribal Officials Urge Water Release Into Klamath River to Prevent Mass Fish Kill
Dropping water levels and rising temperatures in the persistent California drought have tribal members concerned about a fish kill—and, some say, fish are already dying...
Cherokee Medal of Patriotism Awarded to Sibling Veterans
Cherokee Nation Release
The Cherokee Nation honored a longtime Cherokee Nation employee and veteran brothers, during the August Tribal Council meeting in Tahlequah, Oklahoma...
10 Ways to Engage Rural Communities, Families and Schools in Education
Schools thrive when everybody is working together and involved in the education process...
California Appeals Court Upholds ICWA in Choctaw Foster Case
Last Friday, the Second District Court of Appeals in California unanimously ruled against a non-Native foster couple seeking to adopt the Choctaw child in their care...
Dr. Steven Salaita Fired for Speaking His Mind on Israel and Gaza
Gale Courey Toensing
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has fired a tenured professor in the American Indian Studies program after he tweeted comments criticizing Israel and its actions in ...
Jewell and Duncan See Poor Conditions at Passamaquoddy School
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan toured the Beatrice Rafferty School in Perry, Maine on Monday, August 18...
The Nuts, Bolts and Billions in Medicaid That Could Improve Healthcare
It’s almost as if the Affordable Care Act has disappeared behind some screen. Oh, sure, there are still questions about what each of us should do and when...
Cherokee Nation Names Jr. Miss Cherokee
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. —Briggs seventh-grader Chelbie Turtle, of Tahlequah, was named Jr. Miss Cherokee on August 16...
EPA Climate Justice Blog: Commitment to Environmental Justice Leads Fish and Wildlife Service to Study Anacostia River Fishing
Kim Lambert, EPA
Approximately 17,000 people, many African American or Hispanic, eat fish they catch out of the Anacostia River each year, and often share their fish with hungry people, according t...
Not Your Entertainment: Throat-Singer Won't Perform for Politician
A Nunavut actress and throat-singer has declined to perform for a member of the Canadian Parliament because she is disappointed in the MP's inaction on the issue of seismic testing...
Neil Young, Willie Nelson, Frank Waln to Play Anti-Pipeline Concert in Nebraska
Two music legends — Neil Young and Willie Nelson — will perform a benefit concert on Sept...
A Pow Wow, in Queens? Ten Amazing Images
On July 26 in Glen Oaks, Queens, New York,
The Queens County Farm Museum
Little Cherokee Ambassadors Named
Brushy Elementary seventh-grader Lauryn McCoy’s presentation on how to make traditional shell shackles for stomp dancing helped earn her the title of Little Cherokee Ambassador on ...
Heartbreak in Winnipeg: Bodies of Two First Nations Citizens Pulled From Red River
Calls are being renewed for a national inquiry into the vulnerability of aboriginal women to violence in the wake of the murder of 15-year-old Tina Fontaine, whose body was pulled ...
Redskins Players Salute Mike Brown As Their Name-Change Debate Rages
As racial tensions over the slaying of 19-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri continue to swell across the country, a providential connection to the protests occurred last...
Clearing the Air of Navajo’s Smoke Free Workplace, Traditional Tobacco OK
Navajo Nation Release
The right to fresh air in the workplace. Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly signed Executive Order No...
Beadworking in Two Worlds: 10 Fascinating Pieces by Teri Greeves
Teri Greeves, a Kiowa bead worker originally from the Wind River reservation in Wyoming, remembers being eight years old and asking her mother, for the first time, if she could tak...
Military Folly in Ferguson: Bringing the War to Suburbia
If 2012 was the year of Trayvon Martin (February 5, 1995–February 26, 1012), this year has been dominated by the police shooting of another unarmed black kid, Michael Brown, 18, on...
Rising Tide Threatens Native Historic Sites in Channel Islands
Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the Channel Islands as far back as 13,000 years ago...
Be Part of Notah Begay's Team USA!
Notah Begay III started the NB3 Foundation Challenge to reduce childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes in native communities, and this year, as the foundation gears up for their 7th ...
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