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Miss Indian World Pageant Gearing Up
Start Eating Paleo Today With Beef Stew
Who Was the Lone Woman of San Nicolas?
NMAI Profile: Lisa Johnson-Billy
Blue Stone: Built on Client Success
Indigenous Views: Hickeys and Cleavage
Fashion Exploiting Native Wear Is Racist
Navajo Nation Could Lose Housing Money
Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
Keystone XL Override Fails
Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Nuu-chah-nulth Lose Herring Court Battle
Why Feminism Matters in Indian Country
Leading the People Away From Abuse
Permanent Housing Key for DV Survivors
Thing About Skins
Is This Crazy Horse? Investigating Indian Country's Most Controversial Photo
Once again, the debate over the alleged tintype photo of Crazy Horse has surfaced...
First Nations in Canada Remember Tonya Gonnella Frichner
Like their counterparts below the 49th Parallel, First Nations in Canada is feeling keenly the passing of Tonya Gonnella Frichner, and on February 18 the Assembly of First Nations ...
New Graduate Program in Arizona Geared Toward Native Nation Building
Northern Arizona University
Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona, is developing a graduate certificate for indigenous leadership and Native nation building through the Department of Applied Indig...
One Woman’s Mission to Uplift the Impoverished Pine Ridge Rez
There are no jobs for 90 percent of the population. The average household income is $3,500 a year. About 60 percent of the homes have no water or electricity...
Irene Bedard Plans to Bring Gwich'in Author's 'Two Old Women' to Screen
Award-winning actress Irene Bedard (Inupiat/Yup'ik/Cree) has announced that she plans to make a film version of the 1993 novel Two Old Women through her production company Sleeping...
A Thousand Voices: Native Women Correct History, Reclaim Their Power
"Imagine always believing that men and women were equal," reads a portion of the trailer for a documentary by Silver Bullet Productions...
Indigenous Territories Play Dual Role As Homelands and Protected Areas
Indigenous communities claim—and scientific evidence increasingly shows—that indigenous forested territories are as well protected as, or better protected than, government-designat...
Spate of Youth Suicides Shake Pine Ridge Reservation
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation...
6 Virginia Tribes Reattempt Federal Recognition through Act of Congress
Last Wednesday, several Virginia Congressmen reintroduced the Thomasina E...
HUD Announces More Than $650 Million in Indian Housing Block Grants
Department of Interior Release
WASHINGTON – The U.S...
Man Who Threw Beer on Native American Kids Charged With Disorderly Conduct
A man who hurled beer and racial slurs at a group of Native American kids last month at a hockey game in Rapid City, South Dakota, will be charged with disorderly conduct, official...
Return to the Land of the Head Hunters: 100 Years Later, Edward Curtis' Movie Plays Again
Photographer Edward S...
Alaska Native Villages Receive $8 Million for Climate Change as Jewell Visits
Kivalina, Alaska and other Native villages affected by climate change were on the radar of U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell this week as she toured and promised aid...
Math Video Games Being Tested in Reservation Classrooms
7 Generation Games
Six schools on two North Dakota reservations are piloting a series of cutting-edge math video games that bridge math, adventure gaming and Native American culture—games that studen...
Will Right-Wing Extremist Documentary Be Required Viewing in Florida?
Tanya H. Lee
In America: Imagine the World Without Her , self-styled historian Dinesh D’Souza, who has a bachelor’s in English, argues that the American Indian genocide did not happen and that ...
Tribal Leaders to Discuss Formation of Tribal Cannabis Association
The first national Tribal Marijuana Conference will take place in nine days at the Tulalip Resort Casino in Quil Ceda Village, Washington and with interested parties already in att...
Two Toddlers Die in Blaze; Firefighters Not Called Because of Contract Dispute
Two toddlers died in a First Nation reserve fire in the wee hours of Tuesday February 17, as firefighters slept in the neighboring village—unsummoned because there was no longer a ...
Jeremiah Bitsui, Named Most Eligible Bachelor By Elle, Uses Life to Inspire Art
Fourth of July, age 17: Jeremiah Bitsui is inebriated when he arrives at a house party in Albuquerque, New Mexico...
Black History Month, Indian-Style: Natives and Black Folks in This Together Since 1492
Sorry I waited until halfway through Black History Month to start writing about it. Indian Time, y'know. Anyway… I love being Native. I literally had no choice...
Essays on Indigenous Intellectuals in Latin America Wins International Prize
The increasing influence of indigenous intellectuals in parts of Latin America is the subject of an essay collection that just won a prestigious literary award...
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