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Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Quinault & Claimed Right of Domination
Comcast Makes PSAs About Real Natives
Syrian Civil War Linked to Climate
Mother Earth vs. Father Greed
Native Student Introduces Jill Biden
Lakota Youth Reject Keystone XL Pipeline
Cherokee Nation Applauds ICWA Revisions
Champions for Change Honors Native Youth
Thing About Skins
Bible-Based Curriculum Says the Trail of Tears Was a Path to Christ
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's voucher program to privatize public education has come under fire recently for spending state tax dollars to teach Bible-based curriculum...
Battle of the Little Bighorn Site Still For Sale, But Not on the Auction Block
The town of Garryowen, Montana didn't make it to the auction block on August 15...
SFIM Spotlight: Mark Fischer Sculpts Stories Left Behind
Mark Fischer ( turtleclanart.com ) is one of the hundreds of Native artists whose work will be on display at the Santa Fe Indian Market this weekend (August 18-19)...
All Women Win at WEWIN
For the past seven years, native women from all over the country, and from all stages of life, have come together in a collective show of support for one another at WEWIN’s ( Women...
Fun and Frolic: Montreal First Peoples' Festival Brings Aboriginals and Non-Natives Together
MONTREAL—Drumbeats echoed, dancing filled the Place des Festivals, and children frolicked in the fountains...
Studly Wonderbomb Shoots and Scores! Ten More of the Greatest American Indian and Indigenous Athlete Nicknames
What’s in name? A poetic question, indeed. More important, what’s in a nickname?...
Republican VP Candidate Paul Ryan’s American Indian Outlook
WASHINGTON – There are some sentimental reasons for American Indians to feel good about U.S. Rep...
Native Cinema Showcase at the Santa Fe Indian Market: 'The Medicine Game,' 'Skateboard Nation'
The Native Cinema Showcase runs from August 13-19 in Santa Fe, NM, concurrent with the flurry of arts activity known as Santa Fe Indian Market week, which culminates in the massive...
The New York Times Profiles Blackfeet Drilling Dilemma
The debate over fracking in Blackfeet country has reached the pages of The New York Times ...
Navajo Times CEO Wins Award for Diversity Leadership
Tom Arviso, the publisher and chief executive officer of the Navajo Times in Window Rock, Arizona, was recently named a recipient of the McGruder Award for Diversity Leadership, aw...
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Roundup
Continuing Indian Country Today Media Network’s periodic roundup of court cases relevant to Indian country decided in the Ninth Circuit, we examine several new federal circuit cour...
How Tribes Can Support Economic Growth through Uniform Commercial Codes
Throughout recent years, many tribal nations have managed to build strong tribal economies by way of gaming and other business enterprises...
Young Native Golfer Alexandrea Schulte Now Golf Ambassador of Ak-Chin Tribe
Young American Indian professional golfer Alexandrea Schulte is now the face of the Ak-Chin Indian Community when it comes to promoting the sport and the tribe-owned Southern Dunes...
Fort Sill Apache Tribal Chairman Jeff Houser Talks About Past and Future Challenges
Jeff Houser’s road to the office of chairman for the Fort Sill Apache Tribe ran through the American South...
Captured 17-Foot Python Holding 87 Eggs Shows Invasive Power of Species, Biologists Say
It has been known for a while that pythons are invading the Everglades and feasting on all manner of cherished species in Everglades National Park...
See You in Santa Fe! Scenes From Santa Fe Indian Market 2011
Minnesota Historical Society Reflects on 150th Anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
This year marks the 150 th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and the Minnesota Historical Society is encouraging discussion and reflection about what it dubs “a tragic tim...
Code Talkers Throughout Indian Country Honored
On August 14, the Navajo Nation celebrated National Navajo Code Talkers Day as did the rest of Indian country...
Northwest Tribes Fight for Treaty Rights in Face of Coal-Transport Plan
Treaty fishing rights are meaningless if there are no healthy fish populations left to harvest, say Pacific Northwest tribes, fishers and tribal environmental organizations...
Code Talker Reuben Curley Walks On
On August 4, the Navajo Nation was sad to hear that it lost another Code Talker. Reuben Curley, 96, walked on at his home in Flagstaff, Arizona...
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