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Actor Randy Mantooth Battling Cancer
CNAY's GEN-I Map to Connect Native Youth
Mic Jordan's #DearNativeYouth Premieres
Obama Renames Mount McKinley to Denali
Health RIsks From Recent Wildfires?
Indigenous Activists Shut Down Ecuador
AMERIND Risk: Protecting Indian Country
The Fight to Preserve Lake Mead
Clues to the Fate of the Lost Colony
Ashley Callingbull Wins Mrs. Universe!
Has Amnesty Int. Betrayed Native Women?
The Grace of the Naming Ceremony
Luger: Artist's ‘Nature & Nurture'
Dancing For Culture
STEM Camp Prepares Students for Future
‘Real’ Indians & Blood Quantum
Tanoak Tree: Acorn Tells a Native Story
Totems and Tourism: Hydaburg, Alaska
NMAI Profile: Brenda Meade
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Thing About Skins
Uncovering the Sacred: 3,000 More Petroglyphs Identified at Jeffers
“The sacred is like rain...
Pair of Talented Filmmakers at Sundance's Native Film Lab
The Sundance Native Filmmakers Lab is taking place right now (it runs June 10-14), and this year's participants, Razelle Benally (Navajo/Oglala Lakota) and Randi LeClair (Pawnee), ...
North American Indian Days Relay Winners Announced; All Nations Championships Moves to Billings
Thrill seekers welcome. The North American Indian Days Rodeo held its 64th annual Indian relays over the weekend in Browning, Mont...
White House Youth Gathering: Native Youth Have First Lady and President Behind Them
When First Lady Michelle Obama walked out to address a room full of Native Youth at the first ever White House Tribal Youth Gathering in Washington, D.C., she was the unmistakable ...
Abusive Priests Outed—Time Running Out to Bring More Claims
Law firm Jeff Anderson & Associates has released the names of seven priests and brothers whom a Catholic religious order agreed had been “credibly accused” of child sexual abus...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, July 12, 2015
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: GOALS ON FILM: San Jose Earthquakes forward Chris Wondolowski, a member of the Kiowa tribe of Oklahoma, is featu...
Linda LaGarde Grover: Ojibwe Author Gets Honor and Opportunity to Spread Understanding
Many Native authors will tell you what a burden—not to mention frustration—it can be when they are expected to give the so-called Native view of everything (as if there is a single...
Seattle School Named After Robert Eagle Staff, Fourth to Have Indigenous Name
Seattle’s newest middle school will be named for the late Robert Eagle Staff, Lakota, principal of American Indian Heritage High School from 1989-1996...
3 More Ways to Tell – You Are Probably On the Rez When
Indian country itself is a land of rezzes. There are big ones, little ones and even rezzes that border-wise, look a bit like checkerboards. But this is just geography...
World's Hottest Old White Man? A Few Reasons Why Native People Should Be Crushing on Sexy Pope Francis
Move over Sean Connery—I have to be honest: there’s a new old, wrinkly white, Catholic dude in my life. That’s right, I have a “thing” for this new Pope. Sorry Sean...
Video: Chris Wondolowski 'Bau Daigh' Featured in Three-Part Series
San Jose Earthquakes forward Chris Wondolowski, a member of the Kiowa tribe of Oklahoma, is featured in a three-part series that captures his rise to the top in Major League Soccer...
Pope Francis Apology Prompts Calls for Direct Address to School Survivors in Canada
Indigenous leaders in Canada welcomed the apology of Pope Francis for the Catholic Church’s complicity in the “grave sins” of colonization, though they hoped it was just a prelude ...
9 Jokes That Prove Indians Are the Funniest People in the World
Dr. Dean Chavers
Who are the funniest people in the world? Indians. Here are nine jokes that prove it. Say No To Lipstick This school was having problems with lipstick...
Mayan Leaders Arrested for Protecting Sacred Site
Mayan leaders of Santa Cruz in Belize say they were arrested for removing and then arresting a man who had illegally started to build on a sacred site in their community and then t...
10 More Racist Advertisements Featuring Native Americans
In our first batch of racist ads featuring Native Americans, we brought you printed pitches that used Natives in condescending ways, usually for no real reason...
IFAM 2015: Preview and Gallery of Participating Artists [15 Images]
After a successful inaugural event in 2014, Indigenous Fine Art Market is gearing up for its second year inside Santa Fe’s revitalized Railyard District...
Tribal Sovereignty and the Call for Better Oral Health
The idea of “tribal sovereignty” is not static...
Tribe’s $400m Casino Threatened by ‘Extreme Political Effort’
The Tohono O’odham Nation has sued the state of Arizona over a partially-built casino outside of Phoenix, asking that it and gaming department officials be enjoined from trying to ...
How Did I Miss That? Trump Piñata; Football Strikes Again
My Republican cousin Ray Sixkiller thought The Donald Trump had plumbed the depths of stupid and mean back when he threw in with the birthers, but Trump dived deeper with this twee...
Is There A Doctor in the House? UNM Graduates 39 Native Medical Professionals
Tanya H. Lee
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center recently graduated a record 39 American Indians in the health professions...
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