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The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 17, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: • LAND DISPUTE: The Poarch Band of Creek Indians blocked access to the sacred Hickory Ground by a group...
Oneida Nation Offers to Pay for New Uniforms of High School That Changed 'Redskins' Name
On February 13, we brought you this story about a school district in Cooperstown, New York that voted to change its nickname from 'Redskins.' As a gesture of thanks, the Oneida Ind...
A Model Down Under? 'How New Zealand's Chiefs Handle Native Peoples' Iconography & Naming'
Uni-Watch.com, which has thoughtfully and extensively covered the ongoing controversy over the use of Native imagery and native in athletics, has a fascinating column today concern...
Smackdown: Russian Fireball Upstages Asteroid Swipe Over Mother Earth
If Friday February 15 had been scripted in a sci-fi movie, it wouldn’t have been believable...
Wiconi International President Richard Twiss Walks On
He was what his obituary called “a Lakota follower of the Jesus Way.” Richard Leo Twiss got his spiritual call while standing on a beach on the island of Maui in Hawaii in 1974...
Native Food: A Fountain of Health That Grows Year-Round
I wish First Man and First Woman were here now; I’d have so many questions, and I’d want to tell them so much, too...
Valentine's Day Women's March Gathers Steam With Human Rights Watch Report and Idle No More
David P. Ball
Carrying red and yellow roses symbolizing the 600 aboriginal women murdered and missing, respectively, thousands marched in cities across Canada on Valentine’s Day, banging on the ...
Native Pride Dancers Journey Is Just Beginning
For Native Pride Dancers, a Minnesota-based group formed in 2003 by World Champion Fancy Dancer Larry Yazzie, the journey through song and dance is just about to cross borders as t...
Canada Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan Resigns
John Duncan, Canada’s Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development (AAND), resigned on Friday February 15, citing an improper letter he had written in June 2011 to feder...
Elizabeth Warren Stumps Bankers at a Senate Banking Committee hearing
Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts, in her first hearing as a member of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on January 14 where she asked a grou...
State of Indian Nations: 'A Moment of Real Possibility'
National Congress of American Indians President Jefferson Keel began his annual report, State of Indian Nations, with a simple exclamation...
New Bolivian Ambassador to Ecuador Is Indigenous Woman Leader
For the first time in history the new Bolivian Ambassador to Ecuador is an indigenous woman, Rusena Maribel Santamaria Mamani, a former leader of a women’s agricultural union...
What Wrestling Means to the World
Wrestling is an inextricable aspect from the human experience...
'Native America': Documenting Native Life Truthfully and Honestly
Adam R. Sings In The Timber
Montana-based visual journalist Adam Sings In The Timber, Crow, created and shared with ICTMN the following short video, "Native America," containing some of his photography docume...
Native-Owned Security Firm Makes List of 100 Top Small Businesses in America
Vote To Nominate Personnel Security Consultants, Inc. for the Community Excellence Award Out of several thousand applicants for the Blue Ribbon Small Business Award , the U.S...
Native-Owned Golf Courses Earning Topflight Honors: Turning Stone and Hickory Stick Play Through
Native-owned golf courses and facilities are not only growing in number across the U.S. but scoring praise from the sport's top organizations...
Poarch Band Blocks Ceremony on Sacred Hickory Ground
Gale Courey Toensing
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians blocked access to the sacred Hickory Ground by a group of traditional Creek Indians who planned to hold a prayer ceremony on Valentine’s Day for th...
Meteor Explodes in Fireball Over Ural Mountains, Injuring 500 and Blowing Out Windows in Russian City
A meteor streaked across the early-morning sky in Russia and exploded into a fireball on Friday over the industrial city of Chelyabinsk, in the Ural Mountains...
Previous NW Governors Set the Bar High for Successors
Two Northwest governors took office in January, following predecessors who built strong relationships with their state’s First Peoples and ensured there was indigenous representati...
Nunavut Pilot Project Created to Increase Inuit Employment in Public Sector
The Canadian and Nunavut governments are working with Nunavut Tunngavik Inc...
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