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Designing for Life: Johnpaul Jones
4 Challenges Facing Native Students
Curating the Indigenous Experience
Shirley v. Deschene for Navajo Pres.
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Rickie Fowler, Navajo: Golf's Next Star
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A Native Guide to Investing
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Thing About Skins
Trees Planted in Honor of Late Mohawk Leader Jake Swamp
Tree planting in Huntington Park, Massachusetts Jake Swamp-Tekaronianeken, a Mohawk leader and founder of the Tree of Peace Society, was remembered last month, a year after he was ...
Southern California Feels Strongest Santa Ana Winds in a Decade
Here's some startling video from ABC News —the strong, dry offshore winds known as Santa Ana are hitting southern California unusually hard...
Have the Terrorists Won? Rand Paul Speaks Out Against Martial Law Legislation
Gale Courey Toensing
Sen. Rand Paul, a first-term Republican senator from Kentucky, has been a vocal opponent of the National Defense Authorization Act for 2012, S...
Some Apple Juice Contains High Levels of Arsenic
Findings from a study released Wednesday reveal there are dangerous levels of arsenic and lead in some apple juice, reported ABC News ...
American Indian Empowerment Act Introduced
WASHINGTON – A newly introduced piece of legislation promises stronger tribal control over Indian lands. The American Indian Empowerment Act of 2011, H.R...
Rolling Stone Picks Hendrix, Robertson, Wray—and Jesse Ed Davis
The current issue of Rolling Stone features a list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time, and wedged in among the many familiar names is one perhaps a lot of today's music fan...
Carcieri: Indian Country's 'Number One Priority'
Gale Courey Toensing
Legislators in the House and the Senate have promised to move a Carcieri fix forward during the current congressional session. Sen. Daniel Kahikina Akaka (D-Hawaii) and Rep...
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...
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