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Dan Snyder Is All Three Worst People
'Rabbit-Proof Fence' Author Walks On
Haskell University Battles Cutbacks
Native Death Rate 50% Higher Than Whites
Convoluted U.S. ‘Logic’ About Shoshone
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6 Childhood Language Immersion Programs
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Bundy Ranch Is Not Another Wounded Knee
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Alaska Pols: Recognize Native Languages
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Idle No More in The Nation, on Climate
NIGA's Stevens on Navajos & Redskins
Senecas Establish Native Plant Policy
Thing About Skins
Oneida Indian Nation Praises Rejection of Another 'Redskins' Trademark
At least 12 trademarks with the word “Redskin” or “Redskins” have been denied by the U.S...
Star-Stealing Asteroid Streaks Across Sky: Watch Erigone Blot Out Regulus
At precisely 2:05 a.m...
Buffy Sainte-Marie on Tar Sands: 'You've Got to Take This Seriously'
David P. Ball
For decades, Buffy Sainte-Marie has been an artistic trailblazer...
National Native American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: 'It Means Life'
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is March 20, 2014 PHOENIX — When I was diagnosed with HIV in 2002, I felt alone. I knew no other Native who had this disease...
Obama Launches Climate Change Database Website to Help Communities Cope
President Barack Obama has long been promising a website to guide everyone on climate change, and on March 19 he launched it as one of the initiatives he is taking to combat the is...
Challenge: Combat Stereotypes With Selfies and Social Media
A First Nations University of Canada student in Regina has challenged aboriginal and First Nations people to take selfies and share them on social media as a way to combat stereoty...
High-Spirited, Packed-House RES Kicks Off in Vegas
Gale Courey Toensing
The 2014 National Reservation Summit kicked off in high spirits in Las Vegas on March 18 with a morning full of inspiring speakers, award ceremonies, singers, dancers and drummers...
First Payments of Oneida Nation and New York Landmark Agreement Begin
A week after the historical agreement between the Oneida Indian Nation and New York state was finalized, Governor Andrew M...
Martha Redbone Nominated for an IMA, Wins Praise From Christgau
The Garden of Love: Songs of William Blake , by the Martha Redbone Roots Project, has been named to the shorlist in the category of Best Concept Album for the 13th annual Independe...
Invaders of Awa Territory in Brazil Comply With Eviction Deadline
Non-indigenous settlers involved with destroying Awa land in Brazil are leaving, according to reports from Survival International (SI) and Brazilian sources...
Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times: The Seven Teachings
"We are invited once again to revisit the time honored Teachings, and to embrace the old ways in order to renew our connection to the Sacred Teachings...
Get Real: Climate Change Scientists Cut Through Bluster in Blunt Report
Forget about reading, writing and ’rithmetic. Reality, risk and response are the new three Rs, scientists say, and the situation is dire...
10 Natives Who Should Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill
In 2012, we spotlighted Andrew Jackson as our top pick for worst U.S. president—because he earned his “Indian Killer” nickname...
How Linguists Are Pulling Apart the Bering Strait Theory
Over the past few weeks, new scientific discoveries have rekindled the debate over the Bering Strait Theory. Two of the discoveries were covered recently in Indian Country Today ...
Northland College’s 40th Spring Pow Wow to ‘Wake Up the Earth’
*Press Release ASHLAND, Wisconsin — For 40 years, the spring pow wow at Northland College has kicked off the pow wow season for the northern Wisconsin region...
NFL: M.I.A. Owes Us $16.6 Million for a Bird, but Redskins Still OK
We've been pointing out that the National Football League's offense-o-meter is way out of whack when it comes to the continued use of "Redskins" as a team name ...
Fond du Lac Ojibwe Wins Minn. Boys State 1A Quarterfinal in Triple OT
Fond du Lac Ojibwe’s High School basketball team had to go to triple overtime in the Class 1A quarterfinals before coming out victorious...
Albuquerque's Saving Damsels: Rocking That Native Soul in 2014
Jason Morgan Edwards
Saving Damsels had quite a year in 2013...
7 Indigenous Artists, Activists and Allies Who Took the Icy Winter Challenge Plunge
David P. Ball
Native people have been taking an icy plunge the past couple of months, launching themselves into frigid oceans, glacial rivers and even snowbanks...
One Year Later: Assaulted Native Professor Continues Healing and Hoping
David Warner was not expected to survive...
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