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Video: Elizabeth Warren’s Controversial ‘High Cheekbones’ Comment
In this video, Elizabeth Warren, Democratic candidate for the U.S...
UN Official’s Comments on Indian Land Restoration Create Stir Around the Globe
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, James Anaya, wrapped up his investigative visits to the United States last week with a press conference o...
Navajo Nation Part of Yahoo‘s Top Ten Places to Travel
Yahoo! recently announced their top ten road trips in the country, and one such road cuts right through Navajo Nation...
Sexual Assault at University of Montana Under Justice Department Scrutiny
The United States Justice Department announced May 1 that it is launching an investigation of sexual assault and sexual harassment at the University of Montana and in the greater M...
A Month Through the Lens of Urban Native Girl
Delaware Nation President: State-Recognized Tribes Cutting Into Federal Funding 'Pie'
Courtesy of chiefholton.wordpress.com State-recognized tribes are starting to receive more of the funding “pie”—the government aid intended for federally recognized tribes, Kerry H...
Oneida Indian Nation Diversifies With Investment in Sausage Company
The Oneida Indian Nation has expanded its influence with the recent purchase of a new chapter of the Syracuse, New York-based Hofmann Sausage Co. , reported syracuse.com ...
Federal Budget Cuts Are 'Gutting' Environmental Review Process, UBCIC Grand Chief Says
The federal government has not only slashed the health budgets of several aboriginal-focused organizations but also has revamped the environmental assessment process in order to fa...
House VAWA Bill to Strip Native American Protections
WASHINGTON – The Republican-led U.S...
Grand Chief Edward John Elected Chair of United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues by Acclamation
Gale Courey Toensing
A First Nations chief has been named chairman of the 11 th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues...
Carver Stetson Honyumptewa's Award-Winning Kachinas Are Scary Good
Award-winning craftsman Stetson Honyumptewa was born in the heart of Kachina Doll Country—Moenkopi on the Hopi Reservation in Arizona—and has been carving creations out of cottonwo...
Teaching Native History Through Art
John Bercier, a Chippewa Cree art teacher at Butte High School in Montana, is raising the bar on art education by combining it with Native American history ...
Minnesota Governor Signs Bill Allowing Poker at State's Horse Tracks, Simulcast Betting at Indian Casinos
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill on Friday, May 4, authorizing the expansion of poker rooms at the state's two horse racing tracks and allowing Indian casinos to offer ...
Elizabeth Warren Finally Teaches a Lesson on Native Identity
UPDATE : The New England Historic Genealogical Society issued a clarification May 15, saying the group has “no proof that Elizabeth Warren’s great-great-great-grandmother O.C...
Nelly Furtado's New Video 'Big Hoops' Features Champion Hoop Dancers
Nelly Furtado is set to release the video for "Big Hoops" today, and it reportedly features some fancy moves by champion hoop dancer Tony Duncan...
The Body and Sol Women's Expo Attracted Over a Thousand to Casino Del Sol Resort
Pascua Yaqui tribal elder Narcisco Bule and wife Fern offered a welcome prayer at the expo opening...
Goodwill Donates Ancient Pottery Back to Caddo Nation
When the seven-and-a-half-inch tall vase was discovered in the Buffalo, New York warehouse of Goodwill Industries of Western New York it was considered worthy of listing on its onl...
New Bill Restricts Speech and Assembly Rights; Peaceful Political Protest at Risk of Criminalization
Gale Courey Toensing
One might think from the name – the Federal Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act – that this legislation is meant to spruce up federal buildings and beautify their grou...
Redressing History: First Nation Leaders' Hopes for the U.N. Forum
When the World Council of Churches (WCC) formally renounced the Doctrine of Discovery in February, it was welcome news for Native peoples...
15th Annual Young Native Pride Performance in Prior Lake, Minnesota
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) is hosting the 15th annual Young Native Pride Performance on Thursday, May 10 at the Prior Lake High School Auditorium...
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