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Tribal and NCAI Leader Wayne L. Ducheneaux Walks On
Over his lifetime he led the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and the National Congress of American Indians. He was a United States Marine, a rancher and a family man...
NCAI: Inouye ‘A Distinguished Warrior;’ and Other Reactions From Indian Country
One of Indian country’s most reliable allies in the Senate walked on December 17, and as news of Sen...
Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn: Inouye 'A Champion of Human Rights and Dignity'
Following the passing of Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) on December 17, Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn released a statement on the longtime senator...
Two-Spirit Leaders Call on Washington to Include Native Women in Re-Authorization of VAWA
More than a dozen Two Spirits groups released the following press release about their aggressive push for the Violence Against Women Act to include provisions to protect Native Ame...
Kahnawake Mohawk Territory to Host 2013 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships
Many of Canada's top Aboriginal teenage hockey players will converge upon a small Mohawk community in Quebec next spring to decide national bragging rights...
Marines Bring Christmas to Havasupai Tribe
Since 1995 the US Marine Squadron HMM 764 has teamed up with the Flagstaff Toys for Tots and St. Mary's Food Bank to bring Christmas to the Havasupai Tribe in Arizona...
Flash Mob Idle No More Round Dance Takes Over Saskatchewan Shopping Mall
There are hunger strikes. There are highway blockades. And now, the Idle No More protests have arrived at the mall. The Cornwall Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan, that is...
Celebrity Activists Harry Belafonte, Pete Seeger, Common and Michael Moore Come Together for Leonard Peltier
By 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, the sidewalk outside the Beacon Theatre in New York City was swarming with Indians and hippies and hipsters and scalpers...
USET Members Among Indian Health Service Honorees at Annual Awards Ceremony
Gale Courey Toensing
Dozens of people in the United South and Eastern Tribes service were honored with awards for their work and achievements related to health care...
Washington, D.C. Reacts to Passing of Sen. Inouye
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) shared the news on the Senate floor December 17, that fellow senator and longtime stalwart Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) walked on...
American Cancer Society Offers Support through Holidays
The American Cancer Society (ACS) reports that about 4,400 South Dakotans will be diagnosed with cancer in 2012 ...
Klallam Dictionary Helps Effort to Save Endangered Native Language
Released just before Thanksgiving, the Klallam Dictionary (University of Washington Press, 2012) has more than 9,000 entries, a pronunciation guide and a history of how the diction...
Spirit of Giving: Shakopee Mdewakanton Donate $144,650 this Holiday Season
Stemming from a deeply respected cultural tradition, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) has generously contributed $144,650 in charitable donations this holiday season...
The Bennett Freeze's Surreal Nightmare Should Be Ending—But It's Not
By rights, thousands of Navajos living in the former Bennett Freeze area should be able to repair their homes and build new infrastructure, since President Obama lifted prohibition...
Sen. Inouye Walks On With an ‘Aloha’
U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, 88, passed away December 17 due to respiratory complications after having been hospitalized since early December, his office has confirmed...
Idle No More: Indigenous Brothers and Sisters Taking the Initiative for a Better Tomorrow
(Gyasi’s Note: I’ve been intrigued by the Idle No More events in Canada since I first heard about them—I’m always a fan of vulnerable people taking their lives into their own hands...
Railroad to Disaster? Inland Tribes Fight to Avert Coal-Train Destruction
Objections to several proposals to ship coal to Asia via ports in the Northwest have made their way inland, all the way to the Northern Cheyenne Reservation...
Misty Upham Co-Stars with Meryl Streep in August: Osage County
"August: Osage County," a darkly comedic play by Tracy Letts, premiered at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago in 2007...
Ak-Chin Airport: Where Successful Business Takes Off
Arizona’s Ak-Chin Indian Community have long been tillers of the soil with about three quarters of their reservation—some 16,000 acres—under agricultural irrigation...
Teen Hope, Not Suicide, Subject of Lakota Voices Exhibition
Teen suicide has been a major topic of concern for many reservations, but in Rapid City, South Dakota, an exhibition of photographs, taken by elementary and middle school students ...
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