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Educating Indian Country’s Future Leaders
The most often-asked question about the element of leadership is, “Are leaders born or made?” And the most frequent answer is, “a little bit of both.” If you’re a believer in the p...
Nine Tribes to Receive $7 Million From Department of Energy for Wind, Biomass, Solar Projects
Nine tribes will receive a total of more than $7 million from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for clean-energy projects, the agency announced on November 14...
White Swan High School Has a 400-Pound Running Back
In the 1980s and 1990s, the Chicago Bears’ William “Refrigerator” Perry was an anomaly. At 6’2” and 335 lbs., he was one of the biggest guys to ever play pro football...
Bolivia's New Coca Study Drops Estimate for Legal Demand
Bolivian farmers need to cultivate 57 square miles of the coca bush to satisfy the country's demand for traditional uses of the leaf, a figure significantly less than the roughly 9...
National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week Starts November 18
A resolution recognizing the work done by tribal colleges and universities was unanimously approved by the Senate and designates the week of November 18 as National Tribal Colleges...
President Obama Pledges to Visit Indian Country in 2014
President Barack Obama pledged at the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference to visit Indian country sometime in 2014...
Native Leaders Air Concerns at White House Tribal Nations Conference
The true potential of the Obama administration’s White House Tribal Nations Conference – now in its fifth year – was on display November 13 when tribal leaders were finally invited...
Wesleyan University Formally Apologizes and Commences Repatriation
Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut has issued a formal apology to Native nations and Indigenous Peoples and plans to begin repatriating cultural items...
Five Division I Basketball Squads Go Turquoise as Tribute to Natives
Five college basketball teams from four schools will wear turquoise uniforms as a tribute to Natives for Native American Heritage Month...
Grandma’s Teapot: Pouring Lessons of My Oneida Heritage
A very old silver teapot sits like a trinket on a table in my hallway, surrounded by pictures and other tchotchkes. Like many things that are old, it goes unnoticed...
Contaminated Tribe: Hormone-Blocking Chemicals Found in First Nation Families
Mothers and children of a First Nations tribe living in one of Canada’s most industrialized regions are highly exposed to estrogen-blocking chemicals, according to a new study...
Gap Widens for AI/AN Students, Says Nation’s Report Card
Tanya H. Lee
Changes in academic achievement for American Indian/Alaska Native students between 2011 and 2013 were unremarkable, according to the Nation’s Report Card released by the U.S...
13 Cabinet Comments From Tribal Nations Conference Morning Session
Tribally Leaders from many of the 566 federally recognized tribes were present for the fifth annual White House Tribal Nations Conference held at the Department of the Interior on ...
Obama: We Should Be Focused on the Work Ahead
The following are remarks by President Barack Obama as he addressed tribal leaders representing many of the 566 federally recognized tribes at the 2013 White House Tribal Nations C...
Dakota Man Exposes Vile History of 'Redskins'
“It was only five generations ago that a white man could get money for one of my grandfather’s scalps,” writes Dallas Goldtooth on a Facebook post...
Hopi High School Running Back Dies After Being Injured in Game
An Arizona high school teen died with his family by his side on Monday after he suffered a serious brain injury while playing football...
National Parks Conservation Group Objects to Navajo Generating Station Proposal
Nearly four months after last summer’s historic agreement to reduce emissions from the Navajo Generating Station, the plant continues to belch pollutants and compromise health, a g...
Get Ready to Rock Your Mocs! 20 Photos of Native Footwear Worn Proudly
This Friday, November 15, at the midpoint of Native American Heritage Month, Natives from all over Turtle Island will be wearing moccasins with Indigenous pride -- it's a little da...
Anoatubby: Effective Communication is Vital to Productive Relationship
On November 12, a dozen tribal leaders met with President Barack Obama prior to the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference going on today...
Montana Community Unites to Save Sherman Alexie Book From Being Banned
About 150 people—half of whom were Natives—crowded into a Billings, Montana School District 2 boardroom in overwhelming support of Sherman Alexie’s critically acclaimed 2007 novel,...
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