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Painter Margarete Bagshaw Walks On
Ho-Chunk Nation Increases Minimum Wage
Native Funerals as Family Reunions
WSJ Sides With Soto on Eagle Feathers
Symposium: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Clerk to Indian: 'You Lost the War'
Jude Schimmel Puts Team in Sweet 16
Speaker Series to Feature Sherman Alexie
All-Women Drum Group Serenades Wab Kinew
New Sulfate Limits in Minnesota
Let’s Celebrate Annie Dodge Wauneka
Preparing the Next Native Lawyers
Dental Therapy Providers Help Indians
EPA Gives $1 Million to NW Tribes
Native Actors Needed for Longmire
Danish Ambassador's Misdirected Apology
Jaguars: Protecting the Sacred Cat
Yamasee War Ends Native Slave Trade
Oklahoma Tribe Latest to Combat Meth
The Civilizing (Dominating) Process
Thing About Skins
Hooters Launches Culturally-Offensive Marketing Campaign
Hooters has stepped up to take its place along with the Gap and Victoria's Secret as a major brand using disrespectful images of American Indians for advertising...
Jim Sinclair, Champion of Aboriginal Rights, Walks On
Saskatchewan elder Jim Sinclair lost his battle with cancer on Friday, November 9. He was 79. Sinclair was born in 1933 in Punnichy, Saskatchewan ...
Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Award Honors Five, Welcomes Them to Rising Leadership Network
Ecotrust, the think tank that promotes sustainable development, has recognized 48 tribal leaders with its Indigenous Leadership Award (ILA) for their dedication to culture and to i...
Onondaga Nation Files En Banc Petition in Land Rights Case
Gale Courey Toensing
The Onondaga Nation has asked a federal appeals court for an en banc—or full panel—review of a decision by a three-judge panel that who affirmed a lower court’s dismissal of the Na...
2012 Western Navajo Fair Powwow in Photos
Diego James Robles
What a difference a year can make...
Native Storyteller Robert Wapahi, Dakota, to Present at the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
Dakota Sioux storyteller and visual artist Robert Wapahi of Chicago will present “Stories of Families,” a program of traditional, historical, and true contemporary tales for all ag...
Regaining Stewardship Over American Indian Education
Very little contemporary American Indian education is tribally focused...
Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Post Lower Slot Revenues in October
Gale Courey Toensing
The Connecticut shoreline was not the only victim of Superstorm Sandy ...
Bryan Brewer Named New Oglala Sioux Tribe President
In a somewhat surprising victory, newcomer Bryan Brewer has defeated Oglala Sioux Tribe Presidential incumbent John Yellow Bird Steele in the 2012 presidential election on the Pine...
Oglala Sioux Chairman Discusses Sale of Alcohol on Reservation
As Indian Country Today Media Network reported in mid-October, the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s (OST) Law and Order Committee has proposed legalizing the sale, possession and consumption o...
National Book Award Goes to Louise Erdrich for The Round House
Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich’s novel The Round House has won the National Book Award for fiction, the National Book Foundation announced on November 14...
Native American Heritage Month: Rock Your Mocs
According to Facebook, Rock Your Moc's is an up and coming nonprofit organization that's "still in the thinking stage." As a way to celebrate Native American Heritage Month , the g...
President Barack Obama Announces 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference
On Wednesday, December 5, President Barack Obama will host the White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Department of the Interior...
How To Help a Smoker Quit: The Do's and Dont's
“Quitting smoking is easy. I’ve done it a thousand times.” – Mark Twain There is no denying it, quitting smoking is tough...
People With Diabetes Face Higher Risk of Hearing Impairment
People with diabetes should monitor their blood glucose levels for many reasons, among them: protecting their hearing, according to a study article to be published in the January 2...
Lawrence, Kansas and Haskell Celebrate Native American Heritage Month
Four Winds Native Center and Haskell Indian Nations University students will be hosting a number of activities this month as part of Native American Heritage Month...
Navajo Code Talker Honored With Degree and Key to the City
Campus-wide activities at the University of Kansas (KU) for Veterans Day included a touching ceremony November 12 honoring Chester Nez, the last surviving member of the original 29...
Chaske Spencer of 'Twilight': Leader of the Pack
Lakota actor Chaske Spencer grew up with the ambition of becoming a photographer, but eventually ended up in front of the camera in one of the most successful film franchises in hi...
The Native Youth Voice This Election Year
The 2012 elections have come and gone, President Barack Obama has been re-elected to a second term as Commander and Chief and the minority vote helped in his reelection...
Turtle Talk’s Second Term Wish List: Vote Now
Gale Courey Toensing
With President Barack Obama’s return to the White House for four more years, Matthew Fletcher has invited Indian country to vote on a “Second Term Wish List” on his legal blog Turt...
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