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Navajo-Owned NOVA Corporation To Exhibit at Defense, Technology Conference
The Navajo Nation-owned NOVA Corporation will feature its information technology service solutions at the West Coast's largest defense and technology exhibition, the Western Confer...
Assemblyman Pushes for Native American Day to Replace Columbus Day
Instead of Columbus Day, California Assemblyman Roger Hernandez, D-West Covina, has introduced legislation that would recognize the second Monday in October as Native American Day...
Hillary Clinton Returns to Work, Says She'll Testify on Benghazi
After being gone for a month due to illness, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton returned to work on January 7 to cheers and gifts...
Navajo President Declares Health Emergency at an Administration Building
Yesterday Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly signed a resolution declaring a public health state of emergency for one of the tribe’s administration buildings due to fungi found ins...
Julia Jones and Maggie Grace Spotted at New Year's Eve Festivities
On New Year's Eve, actress Julia Jones, Chickasaw/Choctaw, was spotted partying with actress Maggie Grace, one of her co-stars from the Twilight Saga movies...
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Receives $900,000 Grant for Fresh Produce Production and Packaging Business
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has been awarded a $900,000 grant from the Administration for Native Americans (ANA) to help establish a fresh produce and packing business ...
Anton Treuer Wins Indigenous Language Prize
In recognition of his work with the Ojibwe language, Dr...
Lakota Healthy Start Needs Support To Continue Helping Moms and Reducing Infant Mortality
An IndieGogo campaign to raise funds for a new home for the Lakota Healthy Start Program on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation needs more than $24,000 in donations by January 26 to ...
Elated Mohawks Close International Bridge in Idle No More Solidarity
Gale Courey Toensing
Hundreds of Mohawks from both sides of the imposed Canada-United States border that slices through their aboriginal territory marched toward each other January 5 on an internationa...
Arctic Drilling: Shell Oil Tows Rogue Rig Kulluk That Ran Aground to Kodiak Island for Damage Assessment
After being stranded for days by stormy seas on the remote Alaskan island where it had run aground, the Shell oil rig named Kulluk was being towed on January 7 to a bay off Kodiak ...
'This is a Terrorist Act,' an Idle No More Poem by Alex Jacobs
Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence is on a hunger strike since December 11, not far from the front door of Canada’s Parliament perhaps the most visible symbol of the newest trans bo...
Fort Lewis College Obtains Totem Pole to Represent Alaska Native Students
A totem pole far to the south of its customary territory will recognize Alaska Native students, but it may also represent the beginning of an effort to honor different tribal group...
Alekson Native American Enterprises Breaking Into Dubai Market
The Seattle-based Alekson Native American Enterprises LLC (ANAE), a Native-owned company that represents renewable energy technologies from around the world, is taking advantage of...
American Indian Society's 2013 Inaugural Ball and Powwow Announces "Lifetime Legacy Award" Winners
The American Indian Society's 2013 Inaugural Ball and Powwow has annouced this years "Lifetime Legacy Award" winners...
Rape, Kidnapping Being Investigated as Hate Crime in Thunder Bay
The abduction, brutal rape and strangulation of a First Nations woman by two white men on December 27 in Thunder Bay, Ontario has stirred fear, anger and urgent calls to catch the ...
Tribal Rep Creates Scholarship, Makes Education a Priority
When he was elected in June as the District 3 representative for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, 30-year-old LeRoy Staples-Fairbanks III promised to make education a priority, and h...
Payday Service To Stop 'Deceptive' Lending
Last year, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued a payday loan company, which claims to be owned by three Indian tribes, for allegedly deceiving borrowers and violating federal l...
New NDAA Keeps Indefinite Detention, Blocks Guantanamo Closure
Gale Courey Toensing
President Barack Obama has signed the $633 billion National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 along with a signing statement objecting to many of its provisions – but the provision...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, January 6, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the biggest stories in Indian country: • MORE IDLE NO MORE: Idle No More continues to be the biggest story in Indian country, with protests continuing ac...
Joint Statement Supporting Chief Spence and Idle No More
The following statement is in support for Chief Theresa Spence who continues her hunger strike until Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper meets with her, and the Idle No More mov...
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