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Video: Steve Newcomb Delivers North American Caucus Statement at UNPFII
Steve Newcomb, (Shawnee/Lenape) delivers the North American Caucus intervention at the 11 th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues on this morning at t...
Sanford School Committee in Maine Votes to Drop "Redskins" Name From High School
The Sanford School Committee board voted 4-1 on Monday to change the name of the local high school's sports teams after the Maine Indian Tribal State Commission and several represe...
Watch Hoop and Shawl Dancers in Nelly Furtado's New Video
The video for Nelly Furtado's single "Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)" has been released, and for fans of hoop dancing it's a great tribute to the skills of champion hoop dancer Tony...
Record Turnout for Shiprock Marathon With Nearly 1,500 Runners in Navajo Nation
Nearly 1,500 runners turned the 29th annual Shiprock Marathon, in Arizona, into the largest marathon event in the school's history...
Mixed Reviews on United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples’ Progress
Gale Courey Toensing
Ask Donna Loring if the Maine legislature’s endorsement of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has helped the Wabanaki people and she says, “Ha!...
Reward for Slaughter of Sacred White Buffalo Upped to $45,000
A year ago, a rare white buffalo later named Lightning Medicine Cloud was born near Greenville, Texas, on the Lakota Ranch...
United Auburn Indian Community and Bwin.party Ink Online Poker Deal
The United Auburn Indian Community (UAIC) recently entered into a ten-year agreement with Bwin.party digital, the world's largest listed online gaming company, to provide the techn...
Video: Elizabeth Warren’s Controversial ‘High Cheekbones’ Comment
In this video, Elizabeth Warren, Democratic candidate for the U.S...
UN Official’s Comments on Indian Land Restoration Create Stir Around the Globe
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, James Anaya, wrapped up his investigative visits to the United States last week with a press conference o...
Navajo Nation Part of Yahoo‘s Top Ten Places to Travel
Yahoo! recently announced their top ten road trips in the country, and one such road cuts right through Navajo Nation...
Sexual Assault at University of Montana Under Justice Department Scrutiny
The United States Justice Department announced May 1 that it is launching an investigation of sexual assault and sexual harassment at the University of Montana and in the greater M...
A Month Through the Lens of Urban Native Girl
Delaware Nation President: State-Recognized Tribes Cutting Into Federal Funding 'Pie'
Courtesy of chiefholton.wordpress.com State-recognized tribes are starting to receive more of the funding “pie”—the government aid intended for federally recognized tribes, Kerry H...
Oneida Indian Nation Diversifies With Investment in Sausage Company
The Oneida Indian Nation has expanded its influence with the recent purchase of a new chapter of the Syracuse, New York-based Hofmann Sausage Co. , reported syracuse.com ...
Federal Budget Cuts Are 'Gutting' Environmental Review Process, UBCIC Grand Chief Says
The federal government has not only slashed the health budgets of several aboriginal-focused organizations but also has revamped the environmental assessment process in order to fa...
House VAWA Bill to Strip Native American Protections
WASHINGTON – The Republican-led U.S...
Grand Chief Edward John Elected Chair of United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues by Acclamation
Gale Courey Toensing
A First Nations chief has been named chairman of the 11 th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues...
Carver Stetson Honyumptewa's Award-Winning Kachinas Are Scary Good
Award-winning craftsman Stetson Honyumptewa was born in the heart of Kachina Doll Country—Moenkopi on the Hopi Reservation in Arizona—and has been carving creations out of cottonwo...
Teaching Native History Through Art
John Bercier, a Chippewa Cree art teacher at Butte High School in Montana, is raising the bar on art education by combining it with Native American history ...
Minnesota Governor Signs Bill Allowing Poker at State's Horse Tracks, Simulcast Betting at Indian Casinos
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill on Friday, May 4, authorizing the expansion of poker rooms at the state's two horse racing tracks and allowing Indian casinos to offer ...
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