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Native American Heritage Month: Army Establishes Formal Nation-to-Nation Ties With Native American Tribes
David Vergun, Army News Service
As Soldiers and all Americans celebrate Native American Heritage Month, the Army has consulted with leaders of federally recognized tribes to provide new policy for Army-tribal rel...
143 Years Later, Apology for a Wrongful, and Public, Hanging
It was 1869, and the two Hesquiaht First Nations men had just stumbled upon a shipwreck and the bodies of a man and woman who had died when their boat capsized...
Notes From a Single Mom: Second Chances—Like Avis, Stepfamilies Have to Try Harder
I can’t think of a better time than the Christmas season to talk about stepfamilies. After all, Jesus grew up in one...
A Recent TV Slur Revives Debate About Sacheen Littlefeather and Her Role in Marlon Brando's Oscar Refusal
History was made in 1973 when Marlon Brando declined to accept the best actor Oscar for his role in The Godfather to protest the treatment of American Indians...
Short Plays Honor 100th Anniversary of Jim Thorpe's Olympic Triumph
What do an Olympic champion, a soccer dad and two video gamers have in common?...
12-Step Indian Rehab (A Modest Post-Thanksgiving Proposal from Alex Jacobs)
In the 1970s I worked for Akwesasne Notes , the Mohawk Nation newspaper and the largest Native journal in the world...
On the (Electric) Pow Wow Trail With A Tribe Called Red
I caught up with Indian country’s new supergroup, DJ trio A Tribe Called Red on the road (literally) while they were making their way into Edmonton Alberta for what would be the 3r...
Marty Two Bulls, 'Just Us Turkeys'
Marty Two Bulls
The Meme-ing of Thanksgiving
Can any holiday or event happen these days without people sharing a bunch of snarky or poignant images on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr? Nope—and that's a good thing...
Talking to Young Children About Thanksgiving
As much as some Natives might like for it to, Thanksgiving is not going away...
Two Reasons Why It's Wrong to Dress Up Like an Indian
[The following essay by Simon Moya-Smith refers to the practice of dressing up as an Indian, often a "sexy" Indian, for a Thanksgiving party...
BUY NATIVE: A Campaign to Buy Native American-Made Gifts this Holiday Season
Jessica R. Metcalfe
(Gyasi’s Note: I love Dr. Jessica. She does her work simply because she loves Native people; as a result of her love of Native people, she tries to help Native people...
Three Essential Native Films Go Digital
In terms of variety and excellence, you'd be hard-pressed to pick a trio of films about the Native American experience any better than the drama Barking Water (2009, dir...
Oaxaquena Native Lila Downs Stole the Show at Latin Grammy Awards
The 13th annual Latin Grammy awards show , which took place November 15 in Las Vegas, was business as usual, with one exception: The performance of Lila Downs, an L.A.-based Oaxaqu...
Cache Creek Casino Resort: Jewel of California's Capay Valley
In Brooks, California, in the heart of the Capay Valley, Cache Creek Casino Resort rises like an Emerald City out of acres and acres of surrounding ranches and farmland...
World Champion Hoop Dancer Tony Duncan: A Balancing Act
He may have inherited his talents from his parents but Tony Duncan, 29, a five-time World Champion Hoop Dancer and performing artist is a star in his own right...
Native American Music Awards Postponed; Vote Tallies Reset to Zero
The 14th Annual Native American Music Awards, originally scheduled to take place November 30, 2012, will have to wait...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
It's our roundup of all the big news coming out of Indian country: • ERDRICH HONORED: Ojibwe author Louise Erdrich won the National Book Award for fiction for The Round House , her...
San Carlos Apache Community Leaders Hope Club Will Keep Native Youth Out of Trouble
Mary Kim Titla
“If there wasn’t a teen center, teenagers would be bored and they would probably get into trouble,” said Desiray Miles, 13, San Carlos Apache...
Rash of Racism Toward Native Americans in Schools
Seems there’s been an abundance of racially charged news coming out of schools across the country over the last couple months...
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