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The Week That Was: August 28, 2016
Dakota Pipeline & 'Law of Christendom’
FCC Commissioner Visits NTU
Native Republicans Make Their Case
Celebrities Support Water Protectors
The Long Arc Is the Real Campaign
Age of Acorns: Sustaining Life for Years
Land Changed Forever By Man
Yurok Fire Emergency: Arson Suspected
Tragic Loss; Maine Squeeze
Chief Looking Horse’s Important Message
'We Treated Germany Better': O'Donnell
Natives Fighting for Voting Equality
Tribe to Develop $1.3M Retail Center
Seeking Food Sovereignty Through Seeds
Spokane Reservation Engulfed In Smoke
CFPB Is Barking Up the Wrong Tree
Turtle Island Tribes Meet Cuba
Confronting Feds: Malheur, Standing Rock
Osage Nation Takes Ted Turner's Ranch
Thing About Skins
The Quinault Nation’s New Era of International Diplomacy
When it comes to the leadership of a tribal nation, size doesn’t matter...
Hundreds Rally Against the Racist R-Word at Mall of America Field
Hundreds of protesters rallied outside the Mall of America Field last night ahead of the "Redskins" Vikings NFL game...
CBS Honors Chickasaw Astronaut John Herrington for Heritage Month
John Herrington, Chickasaw, was the first American Indian to take to the stars when he blasted off in the Space Shuttle Endeavour in November 2002...
Another Milestone for Mashpee's Proposed $500 Million Casino: Massachusetts Senate Approves Compact
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s proposed $500 million Project First Light destination resort casino is closer to being realized...
Hoops Star Shoni Schimmel Says Redskins Name Should Go
In "The Five Faces of Shoni Schimmel" , ESPN's women's-sports sub-site ESPNW checks in with Native American superstar basketball player Shoni Schimmel as she gears up for another s...
American Indian Graduate Center Announces New Board President, Members
AIGC News Release
The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving cultural and economic well-being for individuals and tribes through graduate education, ...
New Hope for the ‘Fairbanks Four’
The convictions of four Native men in the 1997 fatal beating of a 15-year-old boy are being reviewed by the Alaska attorney general’s office, also known as the Department of Law...
Former Abramoff Associate Arranges Daniel Snyder Meeting With Poarch Band
Gale Toensing, Rachael Johnson
A former high level White House employee during the George W...
Strongest Storm on Planet! Super Typhoon Haiyan Terrorizes Philippines
Thousands have evacuated, but millions still sit in the path of Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest tropical storms ever recorded, as it hurtles toward the Philippines...
WinStar World Debuts New Hotel Tower
Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby today was joined by several elected officials and community members for the ribbon cutting ceremony of a new 500-room hotel tower at WinSta...
Change This Now: California High School 'Arab' Mascot Draws Criticism
Haven't heard of the Coachella Valley Arabs? Well, you're about to...
Montana Student Fights to Keep Sherman Alexie Book on Curriculum
A group of parents in a Montana community have been trying since May 2, 2013 to get Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian removed from the 10 th -grade r...
5 Videos of Outspoken Elizabeth Warren at Work in DC
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is no stranger to controversial issues, since her 2012 Senate race against then Rep. Sen. Scott Brown...
Barry E. Snyder Sr., President: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
‘Change the Mascot’ Gains Council Support, Billy Mills to Join Tonight's 'Redskins' Protest
When Dan Snyder’s Washington Redskins arrive in Minneapolis to face the Minnesota Vikings for their NFL game on Thursday night, he might be asked to defend more than just their 3-5...
Kathleen Sebelius Talks Native Destiny: Leading the Way to Healthier Nations
In an effort to promote healthy living across Indian country, U.S...
Laws Needed to Enforce U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Legal Experts
Not a single country in the world is living up to the provisions of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and it’s time for governments to pass laws i...
TV Program Created to Honor Virginia and North Carolina Native Communities
As a way to celebrate Native American Heritage Month, Cox Communications in Virginia will air “Hampton Roads Community and Culture,” a television program that highlights several po...
'Totally Biased' Infiltrates a Redskins Bar on Game Day
"I'm here to talk to people about the whole controversy over the name Redskins," says Dwayne Kennedy, "and see what they have to say -- and hopefully not get my ass kicked." So beg...
Canada Tourism Grows as Visitors Seek Authentic Aboriginal Experience
Just months ago, members of the Haida First Nation raised a carved totem pole in Gwaii, a protected area, for the first time in more than 130 years...
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