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Saving the Dance: Hopi/Winnebago Dancer Louis Mofsie Is Striving to Preserve Pow Wow Tradition
At the age of 76, Louis Mofsie, Hopi/Winnebago, an accomplished dancer, choreographer, educator and artistic director of the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers , which he founded ...
Native Hip Hop Artists Come Together for 'Thru Tha Southwest'
Kevin Carrillo, a Hopi/Comanche hip-hop artist, knew his life had to change after he was nearly killed in a drunken knife attack last year...
Indian Country Stands to Lose $130 Million in Tribal Program Funding With Sequester
The waning hours of March 1 are here as the entire country looks to Washington D.C...
Navajo Tech Archers Shooting Against the Big Schools at National Championships
On February 14, 2013, Navajo Technical College (NTC) was granted membership into the United States Collegiate Archery Association (USCAA) after competing as a club sport since 2008...
Looking Back to the Future of VAWA: Suzan Shown Harjo: "Congress, Make the Streets Safe for Indian Women, Too"
In one of her columns for Indian Country Today , Suzan Shown Harjo wrote: "Only the reinstatement of tribal jurisdiction and remedies has a chance of reversing the epidemic levels ...
Jaque Fragua Hosts Shepard Fairey, Shows Work in Phoenix
Artist Shepard Fairey, known for poster art such as "OBEY" and the famous "Hope" image used in Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, recently paid a visit to graffiti artist J...
Marching on Whiteclay: Oglala Lakota Activists, President Brewer and Supporters Continue Alcohol Protest
On February 27 th tribal citizens on the Pine Ridge reservation celebrated the 40 th anniversary of the Occupation of Wounded Knee with American Indian Movement members in attendan...
Native Action Network To Present 'Enduring Spirit' Awards
More than 150 Native women will join together at the Swinomish Lodge to engage in an intergenerational exchange of knowledge that features positive role models and leadership devel...
Canadian Parliament Unanimously Approves Launch of Missing and Murdered Women Committee
David P. Ball
Human rights and indigenous groups in Canada are celebrating after Parliament voted unanimously on February 27 to launch a special committee on missing and murdered Native women...
Native With Mental Illness Fatally Shot as Seattle Police Respond to 911 Calls
On February 26, Seattle Police made news again as they answered 911 calls for a domestic disturbance which ended in the fatal shooting of a 21-year-old mentally ill Cree man accord...
Frank Lamere Remembers 1999 Whiteclay Protest While Honoring Russell Means
On February 27, Frank Lamere gave the following speech during an honoring celebration of Russell Means coinciding with the 40 th anniversary of the start of the 1973 occupation of ...
Reactions to Passing of Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Continue
Reactions continue to arrive following the House passing of the Violence Against Women Act reauthorization on February 28, complete with the tribal provisions recently included in ...
On British Columbia's Central Coast, the Way Forward
Chris Wood, TheTyee.ca
[Editor’s Note: Often passed, seldom visited by outsiders, British Columbia’s Central Coast is home to the continent’s longest-settled places and most enduring peoples...
Wicozani Yuonihan: Honor the Gift of Health
March is National Colon Cancer Awareness month...
Head to Arizona for the Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series
The prestigious Vine Deloria Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series is underway at the University of Arizona in Tucson...
'The Glooskape Chronicles': First Musical Drama Based on Ancient Stories
Gale Courey Toensing
Fewer than 50 people were expected to turn out for a staged reading of "The Glooskape Chronicles: Creation and the Venetian Basket," the only known musical drama based on an Indige...
Grassroots Natives Meet EPA, Highlight Keystone XL Concerns
American Indian citizens are ramping up efforts to inform various federal agencies about the potential harmful effects on tribal communities if the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline is...
A Proud Day for Tribal Advocates of the Violence Against Women Act
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) reauthorization passed the U.S. House on February 28 by a vote of 286 to 138...
Austerity Begins Self Destructive Course
And so austerity begins across the United States...
Poverty Affects American Indians and Alaska Native Population More Than All Races
The U.S. Census Bureau recently released its American Community Survey that measured poverty rates by race from 2007 to 2011...
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