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'Rabbit-Proof Fence' Author Walks On
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Native Death Rate 50% Higher Than Whites
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Bundy Ranch Is Not Another Wounded Knee
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Idle No More in The Nation, on Climate
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Thing About Skins
Keystone XL and Protecting Mother Earth: A Fight All Native People Should Fight
You ask me to plow the ground. Shall I take a knife and tear my mother's bosom? Then when I die she will not take me to her bosom to rest. You ask me to dig for stones!...
It’s Not Too Late—Start a Summer Garden This Earth Day
Happy Earth Day!...
Native History: Land Rush for Oklahoma Indian Territory Begins
This Date in Native History: A cannon sounded at high noon on April 22, 1889, signaling the beginning of a frantic land rush into newly opened Indian lands in Oklahoma Territory...
‘Utes’ Nickname Supported, Ute Tribe and University of Utah Sign MOU
In a time when mascot issues continue to make waves in national news in an attempt to remove their use – most significantly the professional Washington football team and the Clevel...
Miss Indian World 2014: Changing Their Lives, Changing the World
The excitement is growing as 23 young women from all over the country are preparing to compete for the title of Miss Indian World 2014...
Métis in Canada Demand Harper Meeting as Court Upholds Status Ruling
David P. Ball
In the wake of a Métis rights case 15 years in the making being vindicated by Canada's highest appeals court, the president of the Métis National Council has called on Prime Minist...
The Indian From Rhode Island Who Won the Boston Marathon—Twice
John Christian Hopkins
It was a hot, sticky late August day in 1975 and, like baseball fans throughout New England, my thoughts were on the unlimited potential of the Boston Red Sox and their pair of pri...
Carlisle Indian Industrial School Farmhouse to Be Preserved
The farmhouse on the Carlisle Indian Industrial School grounds will be preserved and not demolished according to the Farmhouse Coalition, a group of Carlisle descendants, relatives...
Native Brothers Dominate NCAA Lacrosse Stats, and Albany Record Books
Brothers Lyle and Miles Thompson, Onondaga, who play lacrosse for the University at Albany, were the two leading scorers in NCAA Men's Division I Lacrosse going into Friday's game ...
Keystone XL Decision Delayed Yet Again as State Department Invokes Nebraska Court Ruling
All eyes are on Lincoln, Nebraska as the U.S...
Former Shinnecock Leaders Ask BIA to Reject New Council, Mediate Dispute
Gale Courey Toensing
A group of former Shinnecock Indian Nation elected leaders has asked the Bureau of Indian Affairs not to acknowledge a new tribal council, which they said was elected on the basis ...
Native Students Need Native Approaches to Curriculum
Jerad Koepp and Jason Medina
Rigorous multicultural curriculum is a must for any effective classroom...
Cowboys and Indians Ride on DC, Protesting Keystone XL for Earth Day
Next week, April 22, former Green Party Vice-Presidential candidate Winona LaDuke and the Cowboy and Indian Alliance made up of Native people, farmers and ranchers will ride on hor...
Native History: KKK Act Passed; Made Private Criminal Acts Federal Crimes
This Date in Native History: On April 20, 1871, President Ulysses S...
Video: Man on the Street: Post Pocahontas Wedding Thoughts
Several hundred onlookers were on hand to witness three separate reenactments on April 5, 2014 of the wedding between Pocahontas and John Rolfe...
Easter Is Time for New Beginnings & Eating Heads Off Chocolate Bunnies
One of the saddest days of my life was an Easter Sunday—many, many sunrises ago when I was young enough to still believe in the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and all those other fi...
Video: Watch Episode 1 of Showtime's Climate Change Series Right Here
It opens with Harrison Ford all decked out in flying gear, taking to the skies in a NASA aircraft a la Hans Solo...
Native History: Chief Pontiac Murdered in Cahokia
This Date in Native History: On April 20, 1769, Ottawa war chief Pontiac was murdered in Cahokia, Illinois...
Russell Begaye Sees a Need for Change in Navajo Government
Russell Begaye, who represents the Shiprock, New Mexico, chapter on the Navajo Nation Council, has announced his candidacy for Navajo president...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, April 20, 2014
It's our roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: CHEATED: Native Americans on an oil-rich North Dakota reservation have been cheated out of more than $1 billio...
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