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The Week That Was
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Sufjan Stevens' 'Round-Up'
12-Time World Record Holder in Hot Air
Amazing Find in an Old Trunk
Athletes Pick Winner for Super Bowl XLIX
Sasheene Denny and Cambridge
Ak-Chin Selects Chairman and Vice-Chair
Christian Land, Governed by Christians
Aboriginal: NYT Word of the Day
First Nation Girl Refuses Chemo, Dies
Pixie Lott Apologizes for Indian Costume
Luger: Wellness as a Political Statement
Thing About Skins
Book About Native American Curio Trade Wins Publication Award
Jonathan Batkin, author of The Native American Curio Trade in New Mexico , was recently awarded the first Thaw Publication Award for Excellence in Scholarship on Native North Ameri...
Republicans Want Keystone XL Now; Obama Says No
WASHINGTON—Despite strong objections from American Indians and environmentalists, the Republican leadership is pressing for the immediate development of the Keystone XL pipeline...
Nashoba Youth Foundation Open Skateparks for a Healthy Indian Country
Mitchell Moya spends most of his time skateboarding at home on his front porch because there are no legal places for him to skateboard in his hometown of Heavener, Oklahoma...
Welcome to the United Police State of America
Gale Courey Toensing
While people in Tahrir Square and elsewhere around the world are putting their lives on the line in order to free themselves from the grip of military rule and create democratic so...
Final Accounting: Traditional Ledger Art Speaks to Past and Future
In the world of American Indian art , one of the common debates among collectors and artists alike revolves around what counts as “authentic” Indian art...
Google Doodle Honors Mexican Muralist Diego Rivera
December 8 marks the 125th birthday of the late Diego Rivera, one of the initiators of the Mexican Muralist Movement...
Native Sorority Responds to the 'Pilgrims and Indians' Party Held at Duke University
Indian Country Today Media Network received this statement from the nation's first and largest Native American sorority regarding the recent "Pilgrims and Indians" party thrown by ...
Cuomo Backs Commercial Casinos
Gale Courey Toensing
Seneca leaders vow to protect Nation’s gaming exclusivity zone The New York governor has come on board with state legislators and a lobbying group representing race tracks in suppo...
El-Qaddafi Son’s Alleged Canadian Smuggler Had Attawapiskat on Her Resume
The Canadian woman who was allegedly behind a plot to smuggle the son of Muammar el-Qaddafi, the deceased Libyan dictator, into Mexico is a consultant for a business with First Nat...
She Helps Her People Avoid Diabetes
Helen Oliff for National Relief Charities
Exercising promotes weight loss and helps muscle cells use glucose...
B.C.’s First Woodlands License Means Economic Sustainability
Self-government for British Columbia’s Huu-ay-aht First Nation might have started in April , but a big piece of it was added on December 2...
Native American Artifacts Auctioned
The Southern Oregon Historical Society sold a collection of artifacts December 5 that included a Cheyenne war shirt, said to be from the 1830s or 1840s, even though officials with ...
Remembering the Attack on Pearl Harbor 70 Years Later
It was on this day 70 years ago when 5,000 American Indians were serving in the military, a day when the attacks on Pearl Harbor happened and as President Franklin D...
Native American Soldiers Beat Drum of Warrior Spirit
Rob McIlvaine, Army News Service
The following story was written by the Army News Service and can also be found here ...
FEMA Wants Tribes to be Equal to States
UPDATED: 11:35 EST - WASHINGTON – Heeding calls from tribal leaders, the Obama administration announced December 7 that it supports a legislative amendment that would allow tribes ...
Native American Reporter Tells Story of Ishi
This year marks the 100th anniversary of Ishi , or the man known as "the last wild Indian in North America." Ishi was a Yana from the Deer Creek area, about 150 miles northeast of ...
Lucinda Adekai-Yellowhair Appointed to State Committee on Probation
With a background of more than 20 years in the judicial system, Lucinda Adekai-Yellowhair, chief probation officer of the Navajo Nation was recently announced as the tribal communi...
Concern Growing Over Shortage of Native Physicians
Margaret Knight, executive director of the Association of American Indian Physicians The American Indian/Alaska Native population exceeds five million and has increased by 27 perce...
Pete Fredericks Inducted Into the First Indian National Finals Rodeo Hall of Fame
On Saturday, November 12, 2011, Pete Fredericks, a tribal member of the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Akira Nation ( Three Affiliated Tribes ) was inducted into the first Indian National Fi...
Oil Discovery in Ecuador Prompts Plan to Protect Indigenous Territories
Ecuador’s Yasuní National Park is one of the richest places on earth, with a wealth of flora and fauna—some found nowhere else on the planet—in its forests, and an estimated 850 mi...
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