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How Northwest Tribes Beat Fossil Fuel
The Unusual Northwest Area Foundation
Secretary Jewell Visits Acoma Pueblo
Gov't Act Will Benefit Native Children
8 Indian Country Movies w/ Sports Love
Trudeau Gets Standing Ovation at AFN
Seminoles Continue Payouts to Florida
Video: Oren Lyons at Standing Rock
Bumbling Beavers; Rampaging Jackasses
Standing Rock Tribe Defied History
American Indian Artist Shows Courage
What Trump Holds for Indigenous Nations
Rincon Band Opens SoCal Casino Brewery
N.D.'s Brutal Actions at Standing Rock
Veterans Ask for Forgiveness and Healing
Weathering the Storm at Standing Rock
Attend Tonight's NB3 Foundation Gala
Objections to New York Times Op-Ed
Miss Pow Wow Season? Snack on These Pics
Snowstorm Slams Protectors; Time to Go
Thing About Skins
Tribal Journeys: Canoe Trips to Our Native Past, and Future
Television, Edward Curtis photographs and romance novel covers have collectively painted the accepted images of Native people...
'Every Tree and Plant Died': Massive Toxic Spill Guts Alberta
A toxic waste spill, the largest of its kind in North America, has destroyed a chunk of landscape in northern Alberta...
Cheyenne River Teens Learn Healthy Eating and Diabetes Prevention
Over the summer 11 Cheyenne River teenagers provided 60 hours of service during the Cheyenne River Youth Project’s first teen internship program...
The Dream of Martin Luther King Jr. & Jobs in Indian Country
Fifty years ago this week, Martin Luther King Jr...
Mike Tyson Debuts as Boxing Promoter at Oneida Nation's Turning Stone
Sheena Louise Roetman
Legendary fighter Mike Tyson returned to boxing August 23 as a promoter during a world championship doubleheader at the Oneida Indian Nation's Turning Stone Resort Casino ...
Interior Approves Kenosha Casino, Menominee Urge Gov. To Support Its 3,300-Plus Jobs
Craig Corn, chairman of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, released the following statement August 23 regarding the federal government’s approval of the Tribe’s application t...
To The Barricades! Echo-Hawk Says Justice for Natives at Tipping Point
With his distinctive round eyeglasses and long, gray braids, Walter Echo-Hawk looks rather more owlish than revolutionary...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, August 25, 2013
It's our weekly recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian C ountry: PREZ ACKNOWLEDGES: During a town hall-style event in Binghamton, New York on August 23, President Barack...
Smallin Cave Restores Original Osage Plants; Teaches Native History
Crops like those grown by Native Americans 1,000 years ago are thriving again at Smallin Civil War Cave just south of Springfield, Missouri...
Pennsylvania Renews Mohegan Sun’s License for Three Years
The operator of the Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Plains Township, Pennsylvania, fulfilled all obligations under its initial license, so the seven-member Pennsylvania Gaming Contr...
Denver Ho-Chunk Elder Ida Bear Walks On
Ida Bear, a venerated Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) elder in Denver, Colorado’s close-knit American Indian community, walked on Monday, August 19 at the age of 74, after several years of st...
Obama Includes Natives When Discussing Legacy of Discrimination in US
During a town hall-style event in Binghamton, New York on August 23, President Barack Obama addressed the legacy of discrimination in the United States according to the Associated ...
Sun Flipping Out, Magnetically Speaking
The sun is flipping out. Magnetically, that is. Every 11 years the sun’s north turns to south and vice versa. And at this very moment, it is in the process of switching...
Get the Frac Out of Here! Wisconsin River Board Denies Mining Permits
On August 22, the Lower Wisconsin Riverway Board voted 6-2 to deny a frac sand mine that is owned by Pattison Sand Co., an Iowa-based company, the right to extend 41 acres into the...
Fired After Improving Native School: Unsung Educator Deserves Better
Dr. Dean Chavers
After I wrote the last column about people who improved Indian school and got fired, I heard from some others who had the same thing happen to them...
Anaya Bringing UN Human Rights Investigation to Canada
Gale Courey Toensing
James Anaya, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, will conduct an official visit to Canada in the fall to gather information about the human r...
‘Honor the Treaties’: UN Human Rights Chief’s Message
Gale Courey Toensing
States need to keep their promises and honor the treaties made with Indigenous Peoples no matter when they were signed, according to the United Nations human rights chief...
10 Scariest NSA Secrets Exposed by Snowden; Why Natives Need to Know
Gale Courey Toensing
The scariest revelation to come out of whistleblower Edward Snowden’s National Security Agency leaks is that everything you’ve ever known or suspected about government spying, incl...
Mysterious Horned Sea Monster Identified?
That mysterious horned sea monster that washed up onto Luis Siret Beach in Villaricos, Spain last week may have been identified...
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Gets Grant to Fund Project POWER: Fitness
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic recently received a $55,000 grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma to help fund Project POWER: Fitness...
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