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The Week That Was: February 14, 2016
Food Fight! GOP Debate
Lloyd Kiva New’s 100th Birthday & Legacy
Video: In Memory of Raymond Hummingbird
USDA Allocates Nearly $6 Million
Don't Fall For 'Wound-A-Kneeism'
Red Lake High: 'Dream Team of the Week'
10 Funny Native-Style Valentine’s Gifts
Food Oppression: Mic Features Sioux Chef
Home Sweet New Home
Judgment Returns Remains to Tribe
Skins: No Dem. Deserves Our Vote (Yet)
Saved DiCaprio in The Revenant: RedCloud
February 14 MMIW Marches in Canada
Video: What Is the Heirloom Seed Program
To Change Congress: Rethink the Money
Koshare Dancers Guilty of Appropriation
Small Business to Insure, Protect Tribes
Holy Shih Tzu! Bernie Flies Coach
Gold King Mine Spill: Concerns Persist
Thing About Skins
NMAI Celebrates With Inaugural Ball
Today many Americans across the nation will celebrate the inauguration of President Barack Obama ...
Women's History Pioneer Walks On
After Gerda Lerner passed away on January 2 at the age of 92 in Madison, Wisconsin, Indian Country Today Media Network’s Mary Annette Pember wrote about her relationship with Dr...
Rapper Lupe Fiasco Stirs Controversy with Anti-Obama Song at Pre-Inauguration Event
Rapper Lupe Fiasco has become the talk of the Presidential Inauguration ceremonies with a controversial performance at last night's StartUp Rock On concert...
Reports Conflict Over Spirit Lake's Child Protection Services Since BIA Takeover
On October 1, 2012, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) seized control of the Spirit Lake Dakota Nation's child protection services, following allegations of rampant child abuse and...
San Carlos Apache 'Warrior' Ran Half-Marathon to Honor Natives Lost to AIDS
Isadore Boni, a San Carlos Apache member, was diagnosed with HIV and Hepatitis C in May 2002. In November 2004, he was diagnosed with AIDS...
Native American Women Warriors Celebrate Inauguration While Raising Awareness for Native Female Veterans
At the Denver March Powwow of 2010, three female veteran soldiers representing their Crow, Northern Cheyenne and Navajo nations were preparing to join the grand entry proceedings i...
Navajo Nation Band Performing Today at Presidential Inauguration
About 85 members and supporters of the Navajo Nation Band were bubbling with excitement as they prepared to travel to Washington, D.C...
Thunderbird American Indian Dancers Celebrate Golden Anniversary
The return engagement of the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers at the Theater for the New City (TNC) in New York City, January 25 to February 3, promises to be a spectacular Nati...
Dancing to Celebrate Totem Pole's Unveiling
Native students from Alaska, the second-largest indigenous group at Colorado’s Fort Lewis College (FLC), got some special recognition January 16 at FLC’s Native American Center whe...
'Native Generations' Campaign Connects Urban Indians With Infant Care, Native Support
American Indian and Alaska Native babies are dying at higher rates across the country than babies born to all other races...
Salazar Announces Interior Exit; Indian Country Ponders Replacements
Secretary of the Department of the Interior Ken Salazar announced January 16 that he plans to step down at the end of March from his Cabinet position to head back to his home state...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, January 20, 2013
It's our weekly roundup of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: STILL NOT IDLE: Idle No More continued to be the biggest story in Indian country...
Moon and Jupiter Join Forces to Shine Down on Obama Inauguration
The moon and Jupiter are gearing up for an inauguration show of their own: On January 21, the day Barack Obama is sworn in for his second term, Mother Earth’s satellite and the sol...
Native Student Group at Northwestern Demands Recognition
A student group at Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois, is petitioning school officials to start a Native American Studies program and recognize the violent history of J...
Winter Eats: Chilled and Chopped
Each year at this time when I look out the window or walk around outside in the cold, wind, sleeting rain or snow, I can’t help but think to myself, “What did the Old Ones do to su...
Four Bald Eagles Shot in Cold Blood; Stillaguamish Tribe Puts $10K Toward Reward for Killers' Capture
Four bald eagles—three adults and a juvenile—have been found floating in a lake near Granite Falls in Washington State in an apparent cold-blooded killing, authorities say...
Longhouse Destroyed in Fire, But Not All Is Lost
A disastrous fire rocked the Colville Reservation as the year ended. A news release from the office of Chairman John Sirois expressed the sorrow felt throughout the reservation...
How Estonia Preserved Its Culture
Recently, my wife, Allyson, and I landed in Estonia, a tiny, little-known nation tucked away in the northeast corner of Europe just south of Finland...
Grande Ronde Holds School Training for Oregon PD
Earlier this month the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde of Oregon held school shooter-training sessions at the former Grande Ronde Middle School...
Taĥċa Wakutėpi: Where They Killed Deer
I put this together to raise some awareness about the Killdeer Mountain site...
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