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John Mohawk
5/12/03
When the Spanish first arrived in the Caribbean over 500 years ago, the idea that indigenous peoples might possess rights and notions about what those rights might be was given sca...
Mark Fogarty
5/9/03
NEW YORK - During the United Nations' "International Decade of the World's Indigenous Peoples" the indigenous people of the United States have leveraged their sovereignty into an u...
Jim Adams
5/9/03
NEW YORK - More than 1,700 indigenous peoples representing 546 organizations from around the world will converge on the glass tower of the United Nations for two weeks in mid-May...
Mark Fogarty
5/9/03
NEW YORK - The voluntary fund the United Nations set up in 1995 to pay for projects engendered by its International Decade of the World's Indigenous Peoples had raised just $2.1 mi...
Mark Fogarty
5/9/03
NEW YORK - The United States remains the only major country not to have ratified a United Nations document asserting cultural, religious and language rights for the children of ind...
Staff Reports
5/9/03
NEW YORK - On May 12, indigenous nations and supporters will gather at United Nations headquarters in New York for the second session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues...
Steven Newcomb
5/9/03
May 12-23, the Second Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues will convene at the UN Headquarters in New York City, on Manhattan Island, which is within ...
Roscoe Pond
5/8/03
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - The Los Angeles Times says, "The Buz'Gem Blues" a play written by Drew Hayden Taylor "Has plenty of laughs and a fair amount of pithy cultural commentary...
Roscoe Pond
5/8/03
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - Short film director Jennifer Villalobos has always been passionate about working with Native youth...
Abbey Thompson-Ruddy
5/8/03
Since their explosive debut on the national blues scene in 1998 with their CD "Things We Do," the Nakota family band Indigenous, has been heralded as the torchbearer for a new gene...
Lucinda Rowlands
5/8/03
MALIBU, Calif. - Richard Simmons had better stay on his toes. White Mountain Apache comedian Drew LaCapa is gunning for his job...
Dale Carson
5/8/03
Very soon it will seem as if the entire country will be ready for strawberries...
Matt Ross
5/7/03
ONION LAKE, Saskatchewan - Hitting the scan button on my car's radio, the FM frequency stumbled across a station where pop star Jennifer Lopez was crooning out of the speakers...
Charmaine White Face
5/7/03
There is a proclamation going around the world that in some quarters is causing consternation, in others jubilation, and in yet others outright anger...
Gail K Pechuli
5/7/03
FORT APACHE, Ariz. - When wildland fires erupt throughout the nation, thousands of resources are dispatched to extinguish the blazes...
L.A. Shively
5/7/03
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Traditional and contemporary dance competitions, cheering crowds in the stands and on the arena floor, a special honoring song for U.S. Army Pfc...
Patti Jo King
5/7/03
PAWNEE, Okla. - Herb Adson, a member of the Pawnee Nation with more than 15 years of experience in law enforcement, has been elected chief of police in Pawnee, Okla...
Jerry Reynolds
5/6/03
WASHINGTON - The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee offered a textbook example of politics in a democracy April 29, when the Indian section of the national energy legisl...

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