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The Week That Was
'The Guardian' Is a Symbol for All
Jude Schimmel Honored With 'Jude Song'
SCIA Hearing Highlights Responsibilities
Video Flyover: The Land That Gives Life
Natives Still Here and Caring for Land
Self-Regulation of Class II Gaming
Comanche Boy in Denmark for Next Bout
Leonard Nimoy, My Vulcan Savior
World Out of Balance
Investing in the Future of Tribes
Moon and Jupiter Dance Again
Eating Paleo Starting With Sweet Potatoe
1st Marijuana Conference Creates a Buzz
The Myth of the Post-Racial Society
Arvel Bird: Still Sharing the Love
Tatanka Means' Standup Comedy
Calif. Gaming Conference on Drought
Changing Currents Increased NE Sea Level
3 Alliances Between Africans and Natives
Thing About Skins
Native women's shelter closed for financial review
The Oglala Sioux Tribe will redirect tribal funds from a domestic violence shelter in Kyle to reopen the Standing Strong Woman House (Ohitika) shelter in Rapid City while it awaits...
Waynetown museum is unexpected pleasure in middle of nowhere
Unexpected pleasures are not always easy to define, but the perfect example of one is the Mid Town Museum of Native Cultures in downtown Waynetown...
Sense of place important to tribal fishing rights
Our five senses combine in another sense that is important to all of us as human beings: a sense of place...
SUPER JACKPOT $1 MILLION BINGO GAME
When Seminole Casino Hollywood (known as The Classic) opened its doors in 1979 as a bingo parlor, it launched the Native American gaming movement...
Navajo president, delegates squabble over election
An ongoing political battle pitting the president of the vast Navajo Nation against the majority of the tribal council has left ordinary Navajos concerned that the politicians have...
Military ranges keep Arizona artifacts untouched
John Faherty, The Arizona Republic
PHOENIX (AP) – There are places here where the desert floor is so speckled with artifacts, it is difficult to find a step that will not fracture history...
Joseph: Our children need to hear from us
Andy Joseph Jr.
I f you look back at the history and traditions of just about any tribe in America you will find coming of age ceremonies that mark an important passage for young boys and girls...
Vote against off-reservation casino voided
Gale Courey Toensing
AKWESASNE, N.Y. – Empire Resorts ’ shares rallied on the New York Stock Exchange after the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Election Board announced Nov...
Speaking for ourselves
Letter to the Editor
I have been thinking a lot about the registration process that exists for Native people recognized by the government...
Oneidas return to roots in food production
Karen Herzog, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Relatives to the south
Letter to the Editor
T oday, Mexico has more traditional full-blooded indigenous (Native American) people than any other country in the Americas...
Trust funds distributed
T he Department of the Interior announced Nov. 18 that approximately $756 million has been distributed to individual Indian and tribal trust accounts in fiscal year 2009...
Legislation introduced to end derogatory mascots
R ep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., introduced legislation before the House of Representatives Nov...
Peru Awajun chief says killings investigations begin with bias
Renzo Pipoli, Today correspondent
LIMA, Peru – One of the top Native leaders in Peru, co-chief of the 70,000-member Awajun Tribe which took the brunt of the damage in the deadly June clashes against police, said th...
IRS auctioned Crow Creek’s ancestral land for purported back taxes
Gale Courey Toensing
FT. THOMPSON, S.D. – The Internal Revenue Service has auctioned thousands of acres of land owned by the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe , claiming the tribe owes back taxes...
Group seeks designation of sacred landscape
T he Black Hills for millennia have been considered sacred by more than 30 Native American nations from North America...
Feds acknowledge withholding permits for Arizona resort
Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press Writer
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The U.S. Forest Service said Nov...
‘Long Knives are Crying’ shows physical, internal struggles
Jessica Nicastro, Today correspondent
A s far as genres go, Westerns are an acquired taste – one that I have yet to truly develop. Actually, it’s a taste I typically avoid even trying to acquire...
Interior launches effort to fight drunk driving
A ssistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Larry EchoHawk announced Nov...
Quechua language TV hits the airwaves in Ecuador
Rick Kearns, Today correspondent
LATACUNGA, Ecuador – TV MICC Channel 47 of Ecuador became the country’s first Quechua-language community television station in July; it’s operated by the Indigenous and Campesino M...
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