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Celebrity Activists Harry Belafonte, Pete Seeger, Common and Michael Moore Come Together for Leonard Peltier
By 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, the sidewalk outside the Beacon Theatre in New York City was swarming with Indians and hippies and hipsters and scalpers...
USET Members Among Indian Health Service Honorees at Annual Awards Ceremony
Gale Courey Toensing
Dozens of people in the United South and Eastern Tribes service were honored with awards for their work and achievements related to health care...
Washington, D.C. Reacts to Passing of Sen. Inouye
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) shared the news on the Senate floor December 17, that fellow senator and longtime stalwart Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) walked on...
American Cancer Society Offers Support through Holidays
The American Cancer Society (ACS) reports that about 4,400 South Dakotans will be diagnosed with cancer in 2012 ...
Klallam Dictionary Helps Effort to Save Endangered Native Language
Released just before Thanksgiving, the Klallam Dictionary (University of Washington Press, 2012) has more than 9,000 entries, a pronunciation guide and a history of how the diction...
Spirit of Giving: Shakopee Mdewakanton Donate $144,650 this Holiday Season
Stemming from a deeply respected cultural tradition, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) has generously contributed $144,650 in charitable donations this holiday season...
The Bennett Freeze's Surreal Nightmare Should Be Ending—But It's Not
By rights, thousands of Navajos living in the former Bennett Freeze area should be able to repair their homes and build new infrastructure, since President Obama lifted prohibition...
Sen. Inouye Walks On With an ‘Aloha’
U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, 88, passed away December 17 due to respiratory complications after having been hospitalized since early December, his office has confirmed...
Idle No More: Indigenous Brothers and Sisters Taking the Initiative for a Better Tomorrow
(Gyasi’s Note: I’ve been intrigued by the Idle No More events in Canada since I first heard about them—I’m always a fan of vulnerable people taking their lives into their own hands...
Railroad to Disaster? Inland Tribes Fight to Avert Coal-Train Destruction
Objections to several proposals to ship coal to Asia via ports in the Northwest have made their way inland, all the way to the Northern Cheyenne Reservation...
Misty Upham Co-Stars with Meryl Streep in August: Osage County
"August: Osage County," a darkly comedic play by Tracy Letts, premiered at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago in 2007...
Ak-Chin Airport: Where Successful Business Takes Off
Arizona’s Ak-Chin Indian Community have long been tillers of the soil with about three quarters of their reservation—some 16,000 acres—under agricultural irrigation...
Watch Asteroid Toutatis as It Flies by Mother Earth
Asteroid 4179 Toutatis tumbled past Mother Earth last week, far from the naked eye but visible by telescope...
Teen Hope, Not Suicide, Subject of Lakota Voices Exhibition
Teen suicide has been a major topic of concern for many reservations, but in Rapid City, South Dakota, an exhibition of photographs, taken by elementary and middle school students ...
NIGA Reiterates Commitment to Ensure Any Internet Gaming Legislation Preserves Tribal Sovereignty
The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) released the following statement in response to reports about Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nevada) bill for the federal gove...
Ernie Stevens Jr., NIGA Chairman, Reflects on Newtown Shootings
Ernie Stevens Jr.
The following are remarks from Ernie Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association following the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut on December 14: “Angered...
The Pink Shawl Project: Native Women Wear Their Support for Breast Cancer Screenings
American Indian women sporting pink shawls at social events this year are likely showing their support for the American Indian Cancer Foundation’s (AICF) breast cancer awareness in...
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: Obama Administration Dedicated to Improving Native Access to Health Care
Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of the U.S...
Limbaugh: ‘Elizabeth Warren, Heap Big Squaw Indian Giver’
On December 13, the always controversial conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh made sure he was clear about his comments in regards to Massachusetts Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren,...
Federal Internet Poker Bill Dead for 2012
The time for a federal Internet poker bill to succeed during the lame-duck session of Congress has expired...
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