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The Burden of American Exceptionalism
$255.5 Million Settlement for Inuit
Shoni Schimmel Is no Longer a Rookie
Billboard Debuts Native Artist's Video
Cherokee Elder Talks Eating 'Steak'
Wahpepah-Harris: The Next Billy Mills?
Two Native Leaders’ Could be School Name
Memorials Honoring Native Warriors
Mills to Host a Day With WA Native Youth
Maintaining U.S. Status Quo at UN
The Week That Was
SMH @Adam Sandler
Trafficking in Native Communities
States Sue Interior Over Fracking Regs
Group of Pueblo Indians Get Their PhDs
How Far Can a Dandelion Seed Fly?
Wallace Newman's Influence on Nixon
Martin Sensmeier Gets Magnificent 7 Role
Family, Not Fractions, Make Us Indians
NAJA Crowdfunding for Student Journos
Thing About Skins
Native Lacrosse Players Among Early Contenders for 2013 Tewaaraton Award
The Tewaaraton Foundation has announced the 2013 Tewaaraton Award men’s and women’s watch lists...
Anton Treuer: An Ambassador With Answers to Silly Questions
“Whites never get asked to speak for all white people...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 3, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: • VAWA PASSES: The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization passed the U.S...
Chickasaw Student Thrives at Dartmouth
Chickasaw sophomore Adria Brown says the opportunity to study at Dartmouth College has changed her life...
The Sticky, Sweet History of Making Maple Syrup
Did you know that cows can get drunk? I had no idea, until I started reading more about maple syrup and sugar...
Tyonek People in Alaska Set Month of March to Be Friendly: It's Time for the Ida’ina Gathering
What started two years ago in Anchorage, Alaska as a gathering of friends has become a major yearly event for the Tebughna, the Beach People, and it is drawing popular Native enter...
State Department Draft Environmental Report Says Keystone XL Effects on Both Climate Change and Oil Supply Would Be Minimal
Starry Pan-STARRS: 2013's First Major Comet Arrives in Early March
What could shape up to be a fabulous comet is scheduled to swing within Mercury’s orbit in early March...
Frozen Flags: U.S. Marines Present the Colors on a Frozen Pond Prior to the Grand Rapids Pond Hockey Classic Face-Off
In this amazing photo captured by U.S. Marine Sgt...
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians First to Receive Disaster Aid Under Amended Law
On March 1, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians became the first American Indian tribe to receive a Presidential Disaster Declaration under the recently amended Stafford Act when ...
Abandoned Indian School Graves Will Be Protected
The abandoned gravesite has not been in use for over 100 years, but the memories of what it stands for remain...
Notes From A Single Mom: My Daughter’s Hero Turns Out To Be Me
My youngest daughter loves Taylor Swift. Posters, CDs, books, magazines . . . it’s Taylor-mania at our house. My 13-year-old even dreams of meeting her one day...
Brazeau Warrant Details Alleged Attack Stemming From Argument Over Aboriginal Issues
Conservative aboriginal Senator Patrick Brazeau, who was arrested in early February for attacking a woman in his home, punched, choked and pushed her during an argument over aborig...
Saving the Dance: Hopi/Winnebago Dancer Louis Mofsie Is Striving to Preserve Pow Wow Tradition
At the age of 76, Louis Mofsie, Hopi/Winnebago, an accomplished dancer, choreographer, educator and artistic director of the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers , which he founded ...
Native Hip Hop Artists Come Together for 'Thru Tha Southwest'
Kevin Carrillo, a Hopi/Comanche hip-hop artist, knew his life had to change after he was nearly killed in a drunken knife attack last year...
Indian Country Stands to Lose $130 Million in Tribal Program Funding With Sequester
The waning hours of March 1 are here as the entire country looks to Washington D.C...
Navajo Tech Archers Shooting Against the Big Schools at National Championships
On February 14, 2013, Navajo Technical College (NTC) was granted membership into the United States Collegiate Archery Association (USCAA) after competing as a club sport since 2008...
Looking Back to the Future of VAWA: Suzan Shown Harjo: "Congress, Make the Streets Safe for Indian Women, Too"
In one of her columns for Indian Country Today , Suzan Shown Harjo wrote: "Only the reinstatement of tribal jurisdiction and remedies has a chance of reversing the epidemic levels ...
Jaque Fragua Hosts Shepard Fairey, Shows Work in Phoenix
Artist Shepard Fairey, known for poster art such as "OBEY" and the famous "Hope" image used in Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, recently paid a visit to graffiti artist J...
Marching on Whiteclay: Oglala Lakota Activists, President Brewer and Supporters Continue Alcohol Protest
On February 27 th tribal citizens on the Pine Ridge reservation celebrated the 40 th anniversary of the Occupation of Wounded Knee with American Indian Movement members in attendan...
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