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Tara Houska
6/29/15
Dear Educator, I write today to urge you and your colleagues to consider the negative effects Native-themed mascots have on Native and non-Native children alike...
Tara Houska
6/24/15
The last few weeks have been filled with complex issues of race, identity, and all of the things America just doesn’t like talking about...
Joel Barkin
6/17/15
It has been a momentous 24 hours in the fight to end the R-word racial slur. Landmark legislation restricting the term’s use in schools advanced in California today, and U.S...
Joel Barkin
6/16/15
A press conference will be held at the California State Capitol in Sacramento on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m...
Simon Moya-Smith
6/9/15
The Native American Rights Fund, a nonprofit law firm, has ended its service with the courier delivery company FedEx due to its sponsorship of the Washington football team, the org...
Simon Moya-Smith
6/4/15
When the Lancaster School District in upstate New York retired its controversial Native American mascot in March, the question, then, became: what is the new mascot going to be?...
Simon Moya-Smith
5/13/15
A tribal chairwoman who was removed from office in April for receiving gifts from the Washington football team was denied an appeal last week, the tribe reported...
Christina Rose
5/1/15
On April 29, Jon Butler, president of the Organization of American Historians (OAH), announced that the executive board voted unanimously to pass a resolution supporting the remova...
Simon Moya-Smith
4/30/15
Colorado State House Representative Joe Salazar vowed to reintroduce a bill next year that was swiftly cut down by the Republican-lead Senate late Wednesday...

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