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VICE Visits Aboriginal Gangs in Peg City
Warbonnet Controversy Pushes Giants
Improving Spirit Lake Child Protection
Johnny Cash's 'Bitter Tears' Remade
Tribe and Town Make Over Grasse Banks
American Indian Studies More Accessible
Drug Trafficking a Threat in the Bakken
Salty Wastewater Leaks on Fort Berthold
Sonny Sixkiller: 'Redskins' Is Racist
Masters of Drum, Quill, Basket Honored
5 Tribal Land and Water Rights
Unsettled: Triumph and Tragedy in Maine
Santa Fe Police Pulled Rifle on Native
5 Foods Natives Hunted Before Europeans
More Land Buybacks Under Cobell
Understanding the Native Hawaiian Fight
Williams Documentary Urges Healing
Wabanaki Fire Kicks Off USET Meeting
Al Jazeera Blew It on 'Payday Nation'
Inslee Ups Fish Consumption Recs, Risk
Thing About Skins
Horses May Soon Be Slaughtered in U.S. for Human Consumption
Congress has lifted a ban on funding horse meat inspections, paving the way for horses to be slaughtered and butchered for human consumption, reported the Argus Leader ...
Northwest Indian College To Offer First Bachelor’s Degree; Thanks To New Laboratory
A new laboratory space at Northwest Indian College (NWIC) will allow students to obtain four-year degrees without leaving their communities...
Chinook Indian Nation to Close Food Bank
After 25 years of operation, the Chinook Indian Nation is shutting down its food bank in Chinook, the small southwest Washington town, because it can't pay the building's monthly r...
Study Shows Heading a Soccer Ball Could Lead to Brain Damage
Soccer is a sport that many educators in Indian Country, including influential and hugely important foundations like Notah Begay's NB3 Foundation , have turned to the sport as a gr...
New Law Attempts to Bring Justice to Indian Country
This complex story begins in the summer of 1881, when prominent Lakota chief Spotted Tail was assassinated on the Rosebud Reservation by a Lakota subchief named Crow Dog...
Inupiat Community Sues Companies Over Ravages of Climate Change
In 2006, the Army Corps of Engineers delivered a report that contained shocking news for the Inupiat community living in the arctic city of Kivalina: Pack up and move...
Obama's Indian Trust Commission Takes Form
WASHINGTON – With the Cobell settlement on appeal in federal court, the Obama administration is moving ahead with its efforts to reform federal management of Indian trusts...
Canada Racks Up Fossil Awards in Durban as Rumors of Kyoto Withdrawal Swirl
As rumors swirled about Canada's potential withdrawal from the Kyoto Protocol on greenhouse gas emissions, the nation continued its Fossil Award–winning sweep at the COP17 talks in...
Six Students Complete Choctaw Language Minor at Southeastern
In collaboration with the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma , the Department of English, Humanities and Literature at Southeastern Oklahoma State University (SE) offers a Choctaw Language...
Easing Federal Paternalism Over Indian Land Leasing
WASHINGTON – In a move requested by tribes for decades, the federal government is easing its rules for the approval of leases on lands that the federal government holds in trust fo...
Watch the New Zealand All Blacks Play the South African Springboks
On November 25th we brought you the story of the incredible rugby powerhouse New Zealand All Blacks , who bested France 8-7 in the 2011 Rugby World Cup Final, and their intimidatin...
Uncontacted Tribes: An Adventure in Non-Discovery
Uncontacted But Not Unbowed: 'Arrow People' Guard the Rainforest; Book Review The advance of “civilization” has not been kind to indigenous people in Amazonia...
Free Genealogy Assistance
Get free one-on-one genealogy assistance throughout December at the Morningside Branch Library, 2410 Morningside Boulevard, in Port St. Lucie, Florida...
Foundation Helps Native American Students Overcome Education Challenges
Among Native American students , only 46 percent graduate high school and a mere 17 percent go on to attend college...
Texas Novelty Plates to Honor Buffalo Soldiers Raises Concerns
The Buffalo Soldiers from the 1800s are remembered as part of the U.S...
Gun Lake Tribe Revenue Sharing Tops $10.3M
Gale Courey Toensing
Less than a year after the opening of its Gun Lake Casino , the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians has shared more than $10.3 million with the state of Michigan a...
U.S. Interior Pushes for Solar, Wind Projects on American Indian Lands
The United States Interior Department has revised the regulations addressing leasing of Indian land, according to a Federal Register memo released Monday...
Doug Brinkley Lays an Arctic Smackdown on Don Young
Alaska Representative Don Young was in some kind of mood when he heard—or rather, tried not to hear—Rice University professor Douglas Brinkley's testimony on drilling in the Arctic...
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Endorses Rick Perry; A Match Made in Heaven?
Gale Courey Toensing
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the icon of anti-immigration and tough-on-crime policies, has endorsed Republican presidential wannabe Texas Gov...
A Preview of '8th Fire,' CBC's Groundbreaking Documentary Airing in January
Five hundred years after the first Europeans stepped onto Turtle Island's shores, their descendants and those of the indigenous who were living here at the time are still strugglin...
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