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The Myriad, Generous Offerings of Plants
Rachel Dolezal Outs Andrea Smith Again
A Canada Day Meditation
Long-time Supporter of Indian Gaming
Canada Day a Non-Event for Indigenous
USA Today Names Best Resort Casino
Bill John Baker Reelected
Imagining Reconciliation in Bemidji
7 Apologies Made to American Indians
For Andrea Smith: 'I’m Not an Indian'
America Meredith's 'First American Art'
10 Powerful Images from Mauna Kea
What It Means to Be Landless
Debunking the 'Half-Breed' Label
20 Native Portraits by Ryan Red Corn
Vancouver Native Festival Draws 30,000
Is It Chowder, or Chowdah?
Protectors Halt Mauna Kea Construction
5 Native Technologies That Trump Science
Too Many Hearings, Too Little Funding
Thing About Skins
Two This Week From Indian Country Today Covers Compete in Amazon.com Contest
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Aboriginal Transgender Miss Universe Canada Contestant Jenna Talackova Fights Disqualification—And Wins
UPDATE: Jenna's back in the pageant ! Lake Babine First Nation member Jenna Talackova was born male. Four years ago, though, she underwent a sex change operation...
BMI Rates Poorly Reflect the Magnitude of the Obesity Crisis
More Americans may be obese than body mass index (BMI) rates suggest, according to a new study published in the journal PLoS One and co-authored by the now New York City Commission...
Veterans Honor Ernie Stevens Sr. and his Son
Gale Courey Toensing
SAN DIEGO—The National Indian Gaming Associations Indian Gaming Trade Show and Convention kicked off during the evening of April 1 with the Chairman’s Reception, which this year ho...
Insight Center to Explain How the National Mortgage Settlement Will Affect Communities of Color
On April 4, the Insight Center for Community and Economic Development's Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative will host a webinar from 4 to 5 p.m...
Natives at Penn Celebrate Third Annual Pow Wow on University of Pennsylvania's Campus
Natives at Penn is a group that "aims to celebrate Native American heritage and to increase visibility and awareness of native cultures on the University of Pennsylvania campus," t...
Sioux County Ranked Least Healthy Place in U.S.
A new study has rated Sioux County, North Dakota, home of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation , the least healthy place in the United States for the second consecutive year, reported Bl...
Study Shows Tourism Spending Increasing Across Navajo Nation
Business Week reports that America's largest Indian reservation has seen an increase in spending by visitors to the tune of a nearly 33% jump in the past few years...
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community: Everyone Is Family
Stanley R. Crooks Members of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC), like other Dakota, believe firmly in their interconnectedness with the wider world...
Abramoff Admitted He'd Been Willing to Bribe Mainstream Journalists
A hot guessing game is being played in the Washington journalism and political worlds these days after a tribal lobbyist got disgraced super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff to admit that he...
Juno Award to Mohawk Blues Pianist Murray Porter
And the Juno for Best Aboriginal Album of the Year goes to ... Murray Porter...
'Pink Slime' Ground Beef Processor Files for Bankruptcy
Ground beef processor AFA Foods has filed for bankruptcy, citing the negative impact of pink slime media coverage, reported The Atlantic Wire ...
Indian Country Reacts to Larry Echo Hawk’s Announcement
Following the March 31 announcement from the Church of Latter-day Saints, and confirmed by the Department of the Interior, that Larry Echo Hawk, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affai...
World Autism Awareness Day: End the Discrimination
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released new figures for autism just in time for the fifth annual World Autism Awareness Day on April 2...
Tribes Hope to Model Southern Utes' Successful Energy Development
Tribes are transitioning from serving as passive providers of land to developing energy, selling it and transmitting it, Tracey LeBeau (Cheyenne River Sioux), director for the U.S...
American Indians Mark 20th Year of Protesting Cleveland Indians Mascot Chief Wahoo
The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that the Cleveland American Indian Movement will be protesting the Cleveland Indians team name and their Chief Wahoo logo for the 20th season in ...
NIGA Workshops Will Focus on Internet Gaming
Every year, the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) provides workshops at its convention to help attendees improve their respective gaming operations...
Actress Megan Mullally Fell in Love With Her Husband After He Navigated ‘Like an Indian’
Actress Megan Mullally fell in love with her hubby Nick Offerman after he heroically paddled their pontoon back to shore by dark of night, she told talk-show host David Letterman...
Guatemala’s Mayans Take Their Demands to New Government
Lucas Garcia Pop, a 30-year-old Q’eqchi Mayan farmer, lost everything last year when he and his neighbors were evicted from Finca San Pablo Pomoxón, a sugar plantation in the Poloc...
Chairman James C...
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