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Blackhorse: Mascots Are to Be Ridiculed
Houska: Oak Flat Can Never Be Replaced
Construction Boom at Expo ’15
Nunavut Teens Create Vibrant Mural
Journalist Leaves a Bright Legacy
Native Journalists Take Over DC
Cecil the Lion’s Killer Is U.S. Dentist
Gov. Inslee Continues to Impress
Christians: Will Saying Sorry Be Enough?
Gyasi Ross Schools 'Em With 'Harvard'
Video: Comedian Lee Camp on Land Grab
Outrage Over Mural of Natives in Bondage
Montt Trial Suspended Again
How Can Tribes Relate to Off-Res Citizen
Houska: Indiana School Drops R-Word
What We Know About Death of Henry
Manning: Justice for Circle Bear
In Search of an Authentic Indian
Disappearing Indians, Part II
Rep. Ron Bishop and The Real 'Bull Crap'
Thing About Skins
‘Really Revolting’ 2-Inch-Long Predator Flatworm Invades Florida
As if Florida weren’t beset by enough invasive species, the beleaguered state—which is already battling pythons, giant snails and other interlopers—is now staring down the (very ti...
NCAI Demands Environmental Review of Enbridge Pipeline Through Wild Rice Lands
The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) has passed a resolution calling for a full environmental impact statement on a proposed oil pipeline that would cut through indigen...
Black Hills Sacred Peak Could Keep Murderer’s Name
The Board on Geographic Names had before recommended that Harney Peak, located in the Black Hills National Forest in South Dakota, be changed to Hinhan Kaga, what the Lakota Sioux ...
When Mad Bear Met Fidel: How Castro’s Cuba Advanced Native Sovereignty
Earlier this month, the United States announced that embassies would be reestablished in both the U.S. and Cuba...
Jessica Simpson, Susan Boyle Wore Feather Headdresses Over the Weekend
Two famous singers from opposite sides of the pond are likely to find themselves in hot water with Natives after some poor wardrobe choices over the weekend...
Houska: We Are NEVER Going Away (You Can Use All Caps)
Bears Ears Sacred Site Unites 24 Tribes With Rock Climbers, Conservationists
A coalition of 24 Native American tribes working to create a conservation area would be strong...
Obama Commutes Sentences of 46 Federal Prisoners, But What About Leonard Peltier?
Addressing the inequities of the criminal justice system, President Obama on Monday commuted the sentences of 46 federal prisoners who had been convicted of drug offenses...
Columbus ‘Was a Real Bad Man’ and Other Lessons (and Photos!) From the Great Mohican Pow Wow
Twice a year, in July and September, the Mohican Reservation Campground hosts an event that puts Native American culture on center stage: the Great Mohican Pow-Wow...
AMERIND Risk's Golf Fundraiser Donates Thousands to Uninsured Families, Graduate Students
The 2015 Protecting Tribal Families Golf Fundraiser was held April 23, at the Twin Warriors Golf Club in Santa Ana Pueblo, N.M...
Uncovering the Sacred: 3,000 More Petroglyphs Identified at Jeffers
“The sacred is like rain...
Pair of Talented Filmmakers at Sundance's Native Film Lab
The Sundance Native Filmmakers Lab is taking place right now (it runs June 10-14), and this year's participants, Razelle Benally (Navajo/Oglala Lakota) and Randi LeClair (Pawnee), ...
North American Indian Days Relay Winners Announced; All Nations Championships Moves to Billings
Thrill seekers welcome. The North American Indian Days Rodeo held its 64th annual Indian relays over the weekend in Browning, Mont...
White House Youth Gathering: Native Youth Have First Lady and President Behind Them
When First Lady Michelle Obama walked out to address a room full of Native Youth at the first ever White House Tribal Youth Gathering in Washington, D.C., she was the unmistakable ...
Abusive Priests Outed—Time Running Out to Bring More Claims
Law firm Jeff Anderson & Associates has released the names of seven priests and brothers whom a Catholic religious order agreed had been “credibly accused” of child sexual abus...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, July 12, 2015
It's our recap of the stories that mattered most in Indian country: GOALS ON FILM: San Jose Earthquakes forward Chris Wondolowski, a member of the Kiowa tribe of Oklahoma, is featu...
Linda LaGarde Grover: Ojibwe Author Gets Honor and Opportunity to Spread Understanding
Many Native authors will tell you what a burden—not to mention frustration—it can be when they are expected to give the so-called Native view of everything (as if there is a single...
Seattle School Named After Robert Eagle Staff, Fourth to Have Indigenous Name
Seattle’s newest middle school will be named for the late Robert Eagle Staff, Lakota, principal of American Indian Heritage High School from 1989-1996...
3 More Ways to Tell – You Are Probably On the Rez When
Indian country itself is a land of rezzes. There are big ones, little ones and even rezzes that border-wise, look a bit like checkerboards. But this is just geography...
World's Hottest Old White Man? A Few Reasons Why Native People Should Be Crushing on Sexy Pope Francis
Move over Sean Connery—I have to be honest: there’s a new old, wrinkly white, Catholic dude in my life. That’s right, I have a “thing” for this new Pope. Sorry Sean...
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