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Control of Education System For Navajo
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'Serial Adopters': How Evangelicals Are Exploiting Orphan Market
A recent New York Times article " The Evangelical Orphan Boom " sheds light on how adoption has become a key component of the conservative Christian agenda, whether driven by good ...
Director Talks About 'Jimmy P.: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian'
For his latest film, French director Arnaud Desplechin gave himself the daunting task of shooting a story about the complexities of 20th-century life for the indigenous people of a...
No Longer Dead in the Water: Last Year’s Ailing Wild Rice Crop Bounces Back
The June 2012 massive rainstorms that wiped out last year’s wild rice harvest on the Fond du Lac Reservation actually have aided the tribal resources department in managing two ric...
Pulled From the Depths: Boy Finds a Native Canoe While Diving
A 7-year-old boy and his grandfather spotted a piece of wood while scuba diving in Owens Lake in Florida, reported Bay News Channel 9 ...
Anadarko Agency Fiduciary Trust Officer: Informing Tribes on Investments and Strategies
In the course of carrying out major trust reform initiatives mandated by Congress in the American Indian Trust Management Reform Act of 1994, the Department of the Interior created...
Failed Treaty of Point Elliott Promises Spotlighted in Play
This was James “Smitty” Hillaire’s debut as a stage actor, and yet he emoted anger, frustration and pain like a pro. “We don’t like to call it acting,” Hillaire said...
The ‘Reasonable Radical’ Duane Yazzie’s Career of Activism and Service
When a journalist asks Duane “Chili” Yazzie a question, he takes his time. He mulls the question, selects his words carefully and carefully forms his answer...
Neo-Nazis Try to Take Over Leith, ND; Hundreds Protest
Gale Courey Toensing
By mid-afternoon on Sunday, September 22, Last Real Indians , reported on its Facebook page, “White supremacists have raised their flag over the town of Leith, ND.” The news came a...
Julyamsh Powwow Honors the Horse
For 18 years, Cliff SiJohn introduced the horse parade at every Julyamsh, a powwow that honors the horse or “the four leggeds.” But this year, it was different...
Plan to Drill in Yasuni National Park Divides Ecuadorians
Despite protests at home and abroad, Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has moved quickly to consolidate support for his decision to drill oil wells in Yasuni National Park, in that...
Open Letter Blasts Canada's Refusal to Convene National Missing-Women Inquiry
The United Nations Human Rights Council has recommended that Canada convene a national inquiry into the deaths and disappearances of aboriginal women, and Prime Minister Steven Har...
Video: Being Native American From a Student’s Perspective
In this video, filmed at Fort Lewis College—a former Indian boarding school—in Durango, Colorado, students answer questions about being Native American...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, September 22, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: NO VERDICT FOR AIM FOUNDER: Clyde Bellecourt, an American Indian Movement founder, saw a deadlocked jur...
Tony West Addresses Native American Issues Subcommittee
The following remarks were delivered by Tony West, associate attorney general at the Native American Issues Subcommittee (NAIS) meeting on September 18 in Hood River, Oregon...
Eugene Joe: Synonymous With Navajo Sand Art Painting
A stiff wind lifts Eugene Baatsoslaani Joe’s heavy ponytail as he gazes across the vista that first inspired him more than half a century ago...
Native History: Nez Perce Leader Chief Joseph Walks On
This Date in Native History: On September 21, 1904 Chief Joseph passed away on the Colville Reservation in Washington, never having gained permission to return to his homeland in t...
Top Five Professional Athletes You Didn't Know Were Native
Native Americans have long been noted for their athletic prowess, but relatively few make it so far as to be a professional in their sport...
Rape Pandemic: Assaults in Asia, Pacific Close to Rate in Indian Country
The United Nations conducted a study on men and violence in Asia and the Pacific, surveying more than 10,000 men at nine sites in six countries: Bangladesh, China, Cambodia, Indone...
Those Leaves Turned On Me! First Day of Fall, and There's a Nip in the Air
Goodbye, heat waves. Summer is finally over, at least up north, with the official, down-to-the-minute end coming at precisely 4:44 p.m. Eastern Time on Sunday September 22...
Native History: 1638 Treaty of Hartford Meant to Quell Fear of Devil
This Date in Native History: As the dubious founders of Indian policy, Connecticut claims the first massacre of Native people, the first forced removals, and the first reservations...
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