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Division I! College Baller Zachary Camel
Don’t Buy This Book: Acoma vs Nabokov
Gravitational Waves, in Siksika Language
National Parks Need Maintenance
Tanaya Winder’s ‘Words Like Love’
Alex Rios Sentenced to 67-1/2 Years
Turning Stone Restaurants Most Romantic
Tribal Housing Needs
Diné College Reorganizes
Imposing Metaphors on Original Nations
MMIW: A Comprehensive Report
Northern Cheyenne vs. Big Coal
Cop Shoots, Kills Native Woman
Juneau: And the Campaign Goes On
Coos Bay Tribes to Add Dental Therapists
Victim of Hit-and-Run: 'Joy to Be Alive'
Malpractice Alleged at IHS Hospitals
Obama’s Indian Country Budget
Indigenous Woman Elected in B.C.
KivaSun Launches Bison Jerky
Thing About Skins
Actor Jared Leto Sides With Yellowstone Bison for World Wildlife Fund
Richard Peterson, Ft Peck Journal
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has enlisted the help of Academy-Award winning actor and activist Jared Leto to help promote an option under consideration to ship hundreds of buffalo...
Ho-Chunk Homeless Vets Project Beats Federal Effort
The federal government recently announced grants of about $6 million for supportive housing for homeless Native veterans, touting an unusual collaboration between two federal agenc...
Dreamcatcher Mural Honoring Sandy Hook Victims Covered Up
When Lindsay Fuori and Mairin Hayes painted a mural to honor the victims of the Sandy Hook shootings they had no idea it would be covered up two years later...
AMERIND Hosts 12th Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit Uninsured Tribal Families, NICWA, NB3 Foundation
Furthering its commitment to giving back to Indian country, AMERIND Risk will host its 12th Annual "Protecting Tribal Families Golf Fundraiser" on April 28...
Indigenous Advocates Press for Change After Canada Human Rights Ruling
In the wake of a landmark ruling on human rights and indigenous children, advocates are demanding that Canada take immediate action to fix a failing system that is causing tens of ...
Native Student Featured as ‘New Student Activist’ By New York Times
The New York Times recently featured seven student activists who “are demanding change, leading people of all backgrounds to talk about issues that have lain dormant for decades...
‘Rez’ Cheering Section Changes Name to ‘Hall Super Fans’
In a move that a Newington, Connecticut Indians high school coach has lauded as ‘mature’ on Twitter, the Hall High School cheering section formerly known as ‘The Rez’ has changed i...
James Monroe: Pushed Tribes Off Land, But Boosted Indian Education
Editor’s note: Voters this year will elect the 45 th president of the United States...
Soldiers Unknown: Graphic Novelist Chag Lowry on World War I’s Native Warriors
The wars of the past 70 years, such as World War II, Korea, Vietnam and now the Global War on Terror, still receive a fair share of coverage...
Horses of a Different Color: The Quagga as the New Appaloosa
CNN reported that a team of scientists at Cape Town University has undertaken to bring back an animal killed off a hundred years ago by European settlers overhunting to extinction,...
Iowa Issue That Should Be on the Table: Self-Determination
The media surrounding the Iowa caucuses reduces the story to one basic theme: Who’s winning and what does that win (or loss) mean for the New Hampshire primary?...
Murder By Poverty: Honor Student Dies From Dilapidated Housing
A 17-year-old Navajo girl has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome , a serious respiratory disease likely caused by contact with infected rodent droppings...
Native-Owned Grocer Draws Crowds to Whiteclay for Chicken, Not Booze
Mary Annette Pember
Terry Two Bull’s guacamole is so good that people are willing to lie for it it...
Alva Johnson Appointed Legislative Director of San Manuel Band of Mission Indians
More than two decades of creating tribal-related policy at numerous levels of government, coupled with proficiency in managing emergency services, processes and protocols, have equ...
9 Ways the New Education Law Is a Win for Indian Country
Tanya H. Lee
The Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 is a big win for Indian country, according to the National Indian Education Association ...
A Soul Generated By Love: Bernadine Burnette Returns to Lead Yavapai Nation in Comeback
Debra Utacia Krol
Bernadine Burnette, elected as Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation president on January 12 after losing her vice-presidential spot two years ago, is ready to finish what she started more ...
Quinault Nation Mourns Passing of Elder Marjorie Valdillez
It is with great sadness that the Quinault Indian Nation announces the passing of tribal elder Marjorie Doreen (Basa) Valdillez, said QIN President Fawn Sharp. Ms...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, January 31, 2016
Tragedy and human rights victory in Canada, a major golf win in Saudi Arabia, and the continued saga of the militia group occupying Burns Paiute land in Oregon marked the past week...
An Indigenous Friendly Nation State?
Most indigenous Peoples are willing to participate in national government institutions, but at the same time want to retain their own ways of self-government, land, and cultural or...
After Mascot Ban at CT High School - Parent Designs ‘F*ck You’ Finger Headdress T-Shirt
Soon after a Native mascot image ban at two West Hartford Connecticut high schools in 2015, a Conard Chieftain high school parent alumni created a t-shirt with an image of a Native...
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