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Broken Hearts and Tuition Bills
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Judges Rule in Favor of SBT
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Thing About Skins
Wisconsin Senator Jim Holperin Visits Menominee Indian Reservation
Avid supporter of treaty rights and Wisconsin Senator Jim Holperin (D) is scheduled to visit the Menominee Indian Tribe today, July 7...
America’s Most Famous POW, Jessica Lynch, Honors the Hopi Woman Who Saved Her Life
The route leading to this longtime campsite amid the pines on the Nez Perce reservation in Idaho includes several miles of gravel road swooping through hilly farm country...
Cherokee Nation Council to Consider Additional Safeguards for Run-Off Election
In the latest turn in the Cherokee Nation elections , Meredith Frailey, Cherokee Nation Speaker of the Council, called for a special Rules Committee meeting to be held July 12 in t...
Tanya Fiddler Talks Economic Development at Clinton Global Initiative
Tanya Fiddler (Cheyenne Sioux), executive director of Four Bands Community Fund , a native community development financial institution (CDFI) in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, shared i...
Native American Genealogy Featured on Archives
Archives.com gives the beginning genealogy researcher a starting point and tips for figuring out whether you have Native American ancestors or not...
Ecuador’s Napo Wildlife Center’s Eco-tourism Is Great for Guests—and the Community
As I float up a serpentine creek in the heart of the Ecuadorean Amazon in a canoe paddled by two men from the Kichwa community of Añangu, I marvel at the exuberance of the surround...
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Breaks Ground on Early Education Building
To provide for the growing demand for Head Start and Early Head Start programs, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe recently broke ground on a 47,600-square-foot building for its early e...
Acclaimed Cree Actor Gordon Tootoosis Passes
First Nations and Canadians in politics and the arts are mourning the acclaimed Cree actor Gordon Tootoosis, who died on July 5...
Family Violence Affects Child Support
DENVER—Collecting child support, a sometimes-unpleasant activity, can be downright risky in Indian Country, where Native women experience the highest rate of violence of any U.S...
Ecuador on Trial for Violating Rights of Kichwa People of Sarayaku
Justice will begin to be heard today for the Kichwa people of Sarayaku, indigenous inhabitants of the gateway to Ecuador’s Amazon...
Tester Introduces Bill to Benefit Veterans Employment Assistance
In a bill introduced June 30 by Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., it’s a scenario of simple math...
Onondaga Indian Nation Approved for Return of Murphy’s Island
“One step closer.” That’s what Lloyd Withers, founder of Onondaga Shoreline Heritage Restoration said about the legislation, recently passed, to return Murphy’s Island on Onondaga ...
Death Rate of American Indian Infants Doubles Whites in Some States
American Indian infants in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota are roughly twice as likely to die as white infants, and health officials say the best defense is prevention and...
Nansemond Indian Tribe of Virginia’s Annual American Indian Festival
The Nansemond Indian Tribe of Virginia, an American Indian tribe that has been recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia since 1983, recently celebrated along with an appreciative...
Cherokee Elections Continue in Tribal Court
The June 25 election for Cherokee Nation Chief between incumbent Chad “Corntassel” Smith and challenger Bill John Baker is now heading into its second week, with a storyline that h...
County Backs Coquille Indian Tribe on Timber Logging Project
Despite pressure from local residents to pursue county control of the forests in Coos County, Oregon, commissioners decided last week to continue supporting the Coquille Indian Tri...
Native Earth: Northeast Regional Native Youth Environment Camp
The third annual Native Earth summer camp for Native American youth of the northeast will be held August 8 to 19 this year...
Samantha Crain, One of RPM’s Up & Coming Indigenous Musicians
Revolutions Per Minute, a new site promising the scoop on the best indigenous musicians, posted "On the Radar: Up & Coming Indigenous Artists" and we like their choices...
Tlaxcala Tribe of Mexico Parody Revelry of Spanish Conquistadors … in Brooklyn
As reported recently in the New York Times , an increasing number of Hispanic Americans are identifying themselves as Indians, tracing their roots back to the Mexico that existed b...
Tracing the Peacemaker’s Journey
The Haudenosaunee Confederacy, created when five nations overcame their differences with the help of the Peacemaker and Hiawatha, is a longstanding democracy...
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