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Thanks for Nothing
‘Saints & Strangers’ Review
Memes for an Unfoundedly Fearful Age
Tatanka Means: NatGeo Saints & Strangers
Morongo: 30 Years of Donating Turkeys
Everything You Know About Thanksgiving
A Different Kind of Super-hero
NMAI Profile: Theresa Snow
Ignoring the Lie Behind Thanksgiving
Kalani Queypo: NatGeo Saints & Strangers
Gary Farmer Talks: Role as Indian Joe
Sand Creek Massacre, 151 Years Later
Straight Shooting in Leach Hockey Memoir
NHL Stanley Cup Winner Reggie Leach
How ‘Saints & Strangers’ Got It Wrong
Hate Speech Cancels WWU Classes
Jurist Becomes First Indigenous Pres.
An Open Letter to My Kids' Educators
Native Cooking: 16 Helpful Holiday Hints
Not Much Mortgage Lending
Thing About Skins
DNA Study Gives Insight Into Aboriginal Australian Heritage
It has long been thought that aboriginal Australians did not mix with any other races until the 18 th -century arrival of Europeans...
Bolivia Celebrates Coca Gamble Success in the UN
Thousands of coca farmers rallied in Bolivia Monday, January 14 to celebrate the country's recent victory in the United Nations, the latest chapter in the Andean nation's quest to ...
Obama Unveils Ambitious Gun Control Plan
President Barack Obama unveiled a series of “common sense” initiatives to reduce gun violence at today’s mid-day announcement at the White House...
The Idle No More Movement for Dummies (or, 'What The Heck Are All These Indians Acting All Indian-Ey About?')
INTRODUCTION Lately, Native people have taken to the streets malls in demonstrations of Public Indian-ness (“ PI ”) that surpasses the sheer volume of activism of even Alcatraz and...
Miraculous Opening Saves Orcas Trapped in Ice Off Quebec
A dozen-strong pod of orcas that had gotten stuck in ice off northern Quebec seem to have been freed thanks to a miraculous miles-long opening that allowed them to swim to open wat...
Cross-Canada Indigenous Blockades Highlight Idle No More Tactics' Tensions
David P. Ball
Today's plans for cross-country blockades to disrupt Canada's economy and infrastructure are revealing tensions within both the Idle No More movement and aboriginal leadership in t...
Karlene Hunter Turned Buffalo Jerky-Cranberry Bars Into a Successful Business, Improved Native Health and Brought Jobs and Economic Growth to Pine Ridge
When Karlene Hunter, Oglala Sioux, along with her long-time business associate, Mark Tilsen, launched Native American Natural Foods in 2007, she never imagined the company’s single...
Laverdure Named Strategic Advisory With Akin Gump
Donald “Del” Laverdure has a new role in serving Indian country. The former Indian Affairs official and political appointee in the U.S...
Apache’s Red Paint Pow Wow Going Strong After Overcoming Hurdles
A change in marketing direction has given organizers of the Red Paint Pow Wow and Indian Market, January 18 to 20, in Silver City, New Mexico, the encouragement they need to succes...
The Challenge of Protecting Sacred Land
We have tried treaties. We have tried court cases. We have tried state and federal legislation. In all cases, the results have been mixed...
Salazar to Return to Colorado, Stepping Down at End of March
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced this morning that he has fulfilled his promise to President Barack Obama of serving four years and that he intends to return home to...
7 Questions with John McCoy, Washington State Representative
John McCoy, a citizen of the Tulalip Tribes in Tulalip, Washington, was elected November 6 to a sixth term in the Washington state House of Representatives...
Video: Keeping Native Traditions Alive From Taos Pueblo
Jorge Martin Melchor
UPDATED FEBRUARY 1, 2013: To reflect the specific style of peace pipe...
NCAI Supports D.C. Mayor Gray in Calling for Redskins Name Change
Invoking such historically-significant moments as the civil rights movement and the integration of professional sports, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) has release...
Native Population at Higher Risk of Illness or Death From Flu Sweeping the Nation
Influenza is now widespread in 47 states...
Photographer Matika Wilbur's Three-Year, 562-Tribe Adventure
SEATTLE -- Edward Curtis was roughly the same age as Matika Wilbur when he began photographically documenting what he believed was a vanishing race of people...
The GOP House Leader Sank VAWA in 2012, the Fight Starts Anew in 2013
Native American and congressional advocates of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) are frustrated that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., held up a compromise in the wanin...
Robert Griffin III Won't Stand Up Against Redskins Name, Says Columnist
Washington Post columnist Mike Wise has offered his thoughts on the Washingtin Redskins' team name calling it "ill-considered, objectionable, offensive, racist, totally unacceptabl...
Fond du Lac Band Wins Dispute With Duluth Over Profit-Sharing Payments
The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa does not have to pay Duluth, Minnesota an estimated $12.4 million in casino revenue back payments from 2009-2011 for its downtown Fon...
American Indian Society to Honor Center for Native American Youth with First Daniel K. Inouye Indigenous Spirit Award
To honor the late Senator Daniel K...
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