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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Why Native Americans Are Concerned About Potential Exploitation of Their DNA
Until the advent of genetic genealogy, knowing your ancestry meant combing through old records, decoding the meaning of family heirlooms and listening to your parents and grandpare...
Watch 'Isabelle's Garden': Exclusive Premiere of Sundance-Honored Short Film
The short film "Isabelle's Garden" is about a young girl doing what she can to fight poverty and hunger in a Native community in southeastern Oklahoma, and is one of nine winners o...
Gleaming Full Snow Moon Dances With Dazzling Jupiter in Delicate Pairing
This month’s full moon, also known as the Wolf Moon, the Snow Moon and the Hunger Moon, has company...
Indian Housing Projects Get $5 Million in 2014
About a dozen American Indian housing projects have received funding of more than $5 million from the Federal Home Loan Bank System in 2014...
Former Nez Perce Police Officer Says He Was Fired For Traditional Practices
Lowicha Lake Falls-Rock says he was a troubled young man with a drinking problem, but he found the path to sobriety when he met spiritual leaders who took him to Sundances and Nati...
Obama Wants Tribal Contract Support Cost Payments to be Non-Discretionary
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be welcomed by tribes, the White House is seeking to turn the money tribes annually spend on federally mandated health and social s...
Video: Water, Water Everywhere, Except for the Dry Spells
With ice melting, sea levels rising and wet storm systems proliferating in both intensity and numbers, one might think that climate change would result in too much water rather tha...
Native Model Jade Willoughby in Vogue India Fashion Shoot (7 Images)
Jade Willoughby, a model of the Whitesand First Nation hailing from Thunder Bay, Ontario, made news when she signed to Wilhelmina Models , one of the fashion industry's top agencie...
Racism Sucks, Says Winnipeg Football Coach With T-shirt Campaign
Racism needs to be sacked. Now...
Down Syndrome Student ‘Pretty Pumped’ After Big Game on the Court
A junior varsity basketball player in Lame Deer, Montana, likely is still hearing "swish" after making two tremendous plays on Friday against the Northern Cheyenne Tribal High Scho...
North Dakota Natives Win Eagle Feather Fight for Graduating Students
After conversations with the Native American Parent Committee, a more than 20-year-old policy at Grand Forks Public Schools is changing and Native American students will be allowed...
Punxsatawney Phil Says Six More Weeks of Winter
How an animal saw its shadow in the midst of a snowstorm is anybody’s guess. But see said shadow it did, if one believes the legends...
AG Secretary Vilsack Visits Choctaw Nation on 1-Year Promise Zone Anniversary
Choctaw Nation Release
President Obama Wants $1 Billion for Indian Education
Tanya H. Lee
President Barack Obama’s 2016 budget request includes $1 billion to transform American Indian education, a $138 million increase from the current funding level...
One Million Sold! R. Carlos Nakai Celebrates Platinum-Certified Album
Monster Face-Off: Everybody’s Dracula v. Indigenous Windigo
Hilahi yu , very long ago, monsters walked the earth and sometimes made trouble for human beings. Some people think that is still the case...
Salaita Sues University and Donors Over Firing for ‘Uncivil’ Criticism of Israel
Gale Courey Toensing
Radon’s Deadly Connection With Uranium Mining As Seen From Navajo Nation
Where you live may increasingly become as important as how you live in determining your health as we continue to recognize how environmental factors affect our lives and may hasten...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 1, 2015
It's our weekly recap of the news that mattered most in Indian country: APPROVED, BUT DOOMED?: The Senate voted 62-36 to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline , forcing ...
Was American Football Invented Because of The End of The Indian Wars?
Organized football in the U.S. was, in part, established when white men could no longer prove their virility by killing Native Americans, according to historians...
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