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1st Marijuana Conference Creates a Buzz
The Myth of the Post-Racial Society
Arvel Bird: Still Sharing the Love
Tatanka Means' Standup Comedy
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3 Alliances Between Africans and Natives
Penn's Pratfall; Racist Dwarves
Jim Thorpe, the Play
PA Community Divided Over 'Redskins'
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One Spoon: Many Generations
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New Report Says Violence Down in Indian Country, Non-Violent Crime Up
A new report on tribal crime data collection activities, put out by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, confirms that tribal land is more violent than non-tribal land in the United S...
'Restoring the Circle' Campaign Created to End Sexual Assault on Tribal College and University Campuses
In September 2011, Vice President Joe Biden launched the "1 is 2 Many" initiative to raise awareness of the need to reduce dating violence and sexual assault among women ages 16 to...
Hurricane Sandy ‘Frankenstorm’ Could Hit Northeastern Tribes; USET Gears Up
Hurricane Sandy, bearing down on northeastern Turtle Island, could endanger the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation , Narragansett Indian Tribe, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head, Mohegan ...
Hurricane Sandy Could Threaten Northeastern Indian Country
Hurricane Sandy, bearing down on northeastern Turtle Island, could endanger the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, Narragansett Indian Tribe, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head, Mohegan T...
Rapper Flo Rida Donates Innovatively Offensive Indian-Themed Uniforms
Use of American Indian characters and imagery by sports teams is an issue we've discussed quite a lot here—but today we have news of an unusual side skirmish in the war against the...
Three Days of Protests Led by Aboriginals in B.C. Underscore and Unite Pipeline Opposition
David P. Ball
Melina Laboucan-Massimo's family has felt the impacts of an oil spill disaster firsthand on their Lubicon Cree territories in Alberta: burning eyes, headaches, nausea and dizziness...
Three More Efforts in the Quest to Save Pe’ Sla
This summer a 1,900-acre section of land in the Black Hills of South Dakota called Reynolds Prairie to some was slated to go up for public auction, but the area is the sacred site ...
Pennsylvania Bill Requires Women to Prove Rape to Qualify for Additional Welfare Assistance for Newborns
A new bill in the Pennsylvania House proposes limiting the financial assistance provided to low-income women who give birth to children while covered by the Temporary Assistance to...
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Is a Southwest Spectacular
Hot air balloons fill the skies to the north of Albuquerque, up toward Bernalillo and sometimes over the Sandia Reservation...
Elections 2012: Indian Country’s Disappearing Tax Credits
The jobs, jobs, jobs, mantra has special significance in Indian country where unemployment rates are far higher than the rest of the country...
Native Voting in Colorado Offers Clout
Until 2010, Colorado hadn’t had both a Democratic governor and a majority in both houses for 50 years. The current election offers the possibility of a Democratic sweep—Gov...
Jefferson Keel: ‘Voting Is One of Our Greatest Sovereign Rights’
Gale Courey Toensing
The president of the National Congress of American Indians opened the organization's 69th Annual Convention and Marketplace with an urgent message to Native America to get out and ...
Russell Means Farewell: Son Cradles His Father on Final Journey
This moving image from yesterday's honoring ceremony for Russell Means shows one of his sons, Tatanka Means , carrying his father's urn into the Little Wound High School in Kyle, S...
Seminole Tribe Employees Contribute to PAC To Prevent Expansion of Commercial Gaming in Florida
An employee political action committee (PAC) launched in June by the Seminole Tribe of Florida to ward off expanded gaming in the Sunshine State has received $3,144 in contribution...
'Twilight' Could Live On, in Wolfpack-Focused Sequels
On November 16, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn—Part 2 will hit theaters, and with it the final chapter in the Twilight series of movies will unfold. Right? Maybe not...
Elections 2012: Vote Early, Vote For ... and It’s Not Always Easy to Register
President Barack Obama, campaigning in Ohio, told supporters today to “vote early, like me.” And, Obama in a YouTube video, Vote Early, reminds his supporters that Election Day isn...
JOB: Cal State San Marcos Seeks Grant Writer/Program Coordinator
Cal State San Marcos Seeks Applicants for Grant Writer/Program Coordinator for the California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center (CICSC) The California State University San Marc...
Elections 2012: Abortion Rights Resurfaces as an Election Issue
The politics of abortion continues to surface in this year’s presidential race, something that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney hoped to avoid...
Murray Springs Clovis Site in Arizona Designated New National Historic Landmark
Travel back in time--some 13,000 years back to the era of mastodons, mammoths, giant sloths, bison, and saber-toothed cats hunted by men armed only with spears...
Elections 2012: It’s Game On for Wisconsin’s Native Voters
In Wisconsin, it’s game on. The top three “tipping point” states – at least according to The New York Times ’ number cruncher Nate Silver – are Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin...
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