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USET Gives a Tentative Thumbs Up
Warner Springs Ranch and Dehumanization
Houska: Response to WSJ Mascots Column
Jason Momoa vs. the Two Meter Telescope
Salads by Season—Focus on the Northwest
NMAI Profile: Phyliss J. Anderson
Returning the Ancient One
Disappearing Indians III
Women Are Our Strongest Warriors
'Navajo Taco Ban' Satire Fools Thousands
Mandatory Native Curriculum Coming to OR
134,000 CA Acres Burn, Firefighter Dies
Indigenous Voices Are Needed
Swinomish Tribe to Deliver Dental Care
Who You Callin’ a Savage?
Cecil the Lion and #Native Lives Matter
The Week That Was
Deputy Chief Crittenden Honored by DAV
Commerce Over Culture at NMAI
Thing About Skins
Superstorm Sandy Causes Slot Revenue to Plummet in October for Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun
Gale Courey Toensing
The Connecticut shoreline was not the only victim of Superstorm Sandy...
Colorado’s Urban Indian Listening and Learning Session Discusses Doing More First Priority
Native people relocate to Denver for various reasons—the hope of better jobs, housing, schools, lifestyle—but they often encounter barriers, none more baffling than the shyness tha...
Bristol Bay Tribes' Fight to Fend off Pebble Mine Highlighted in National Geographic
National Geographic ’s In Focus feature this week scrutinizes Bristol Bay and the proposals by a two-conglomerate outfit calling itself the Pebble Partnership to dig a two-mile-wid...
Scholarship Recipients Plan to Make a Difference in Native Communities
For those who want better medical care in their towns or on their reservations, or help for troubled families, or better schools, all these—and more—may be just down the road, when...
Revving Up a Lost Art by Making Saddles the Old Way
Not many people still make the traditional saddles from scratch; in fact, HollyAnna CougarTracks DeCoteau Pinkham doesn’t know of anyone else making saddles the old way, but that’s...
'Drink Like an Indian' and 28 Other Tasteless Thanksgiving Party Promotions
In recent days, a promotion at the Washington, DC bar McFadden's elicited outrage from American Indians...
American Indian Veterans National Memorial Dedicated at the Heard in Phoenix
For Native Americans who wear, or wore, a military uniform, the consensus feeling is that every day should be Veterans Day...
Pow Wow Dancing Paves the Way for Pueblo Indian Artist John Jaramillo
John Jaramillo, a Pueblo Indian from New Mexico, is not your traditional pow wow dancer but everything he has done in his professional career revolves around connecting people and ...
Yale Returns All Machu Picchu Artifacts to Peru
November 12 marked the end of a years-long dispute when Yale University returned the last of thousands of Machu Picchu artifacts to Peru...
NPR Exposes Loophole that Allows Dumping of Toxic Oil Residue on Wind River Reservation
National Public Radio (NPR) has unearthed documents via the federal Freedom of Information Act that show how a legal loophole enables oil companies to let oil-laden wastewater flow...
Indian Civil Rights Act Violations Alleged
A Tohono O’odham Nation member’s claim of unlawful detention, dismissed by a District Court, also got a thumbs-down from the U.S...
Family, Community Await Arrest in UNC-Chapel Hill Murder Case, Governor Increases Reward
Police aren’t saying anything about the investigation into the September 7 death of 19-year-old University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill student Faith Hedgepeth, leaving her fam...
Notes From a Single Mom: The Good Life—What's So Great About Being a Single Parent?
As we head into Thanksgiving, it’s time to reflect on all the blessings in our life. For the 10 million single moms in this country, there are at least 10 million of them...
Native American Heritage Month: Iñupiat in Barrow, Alaska, Hang on at the Top of the World
This hour-long documentary chronicles the ebbing cultural life of the Alaska Natives who live on the edge of climate change...
Leonid Meteor Shower Lights Up Weekend Skies
The stars, they are a’flying once again...
NMAI Will Host Annual Holiday Art Market in New York and Washington
The National Museum of the American Indian will host its annual Indian art market in New York City and Washington just in time for holiday gift-giving...
'Mesnak' Wins Big at American Indian Film Festival
The American Indian Film Festival took place November 2 through 10 in San Francisco, with the final evening being given over to the 37th annual American Indian Motion Picture Award...
Hooters Launches Culturally-Offensive Marketing Campaign
Hooters has stepped up to take its place along with the Gap and Victoria's Secret as a major brand using disrespectful images of American Indians for advertising...
Jim Sinclair, Champion of Aboriginal Rights, Walks On
Saskatchewan elder Jim Sinclair lost his battle with cancer on Friday, November 9. He was 79. Sinclair was born in 1933 in Punnichy, Saskatchewan ...
Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Award Honors Five, Welcomes Them to Rising Leadership Network
Ecotrust, the think tank that promotes sustainable development, has recognized 48 tribal leaders with its Indigenous Leadership Award (ILA) for their dedication to culture and to i...
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