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N8V Writers Selected for LA Writers Lab
Songs for Water Raise Money for Walks
NMAI Profile: Jim Taylor
I Do Not Enjoy The Spring
Marika Trujillo Crowned Miss Indian UNM
Clinton: Trump 'Off the Reservation'
Colorado Senate Slated to Kill Bill
Musician Tony Enos: Welcoming 2 Spirits
Manning: A Bitter Sweet Anniversary
Pump You Up! Native Men Empowered in NM
Toronto 2nd City Hosting Diversity Wknd
Protecting 1.7mn Acres Near Grand Canyon
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe Hires MTGA
Homeless Kitty; Sleepless Prince
Diabetic Wound Care in Cuba
Poems on Birth, Death & Pawnee Cosmology
OCU Pres Named Honorary Kiowa Member
'The Good Old Days' — for Whites
Indian Mortgages Down for 2015
Forest Guardians Pay a Heavy Price
Thing About Skins
Richard Nixon’s Indian Mentor
Dr. Dean Chavers
Wallace “Chief” Newman had an affect on Indians probably more than anyone else in the 20th century. He was Richard Nixon’s football coach at Whittier College in the 1940s...
InterTribal Friendship House Honors John Trudell [10 Images]
John Trudell, Wapaha Uha Mani (Walks with the Staff), beloved Santee Dakota poet, musician, actor, activist for peace and justice, creative yet critical thinker, and generous man o...
Building Healthy Habits: Alcatraz Swimmers Help Others
In September 2003, Lakota Sioux Richard Iron Cloud and Armando Black Bear, novice swimmers from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation near the Badlands of South Dakota, swam from Alcat...
Warriors of Our Time: Remembering John Trudell
In remembering John Trudell, it is worth paying a note of respect to all the people involved in all the activities that helped define an era and led to many changes we enjoy today...
An Indigenous Peoples’ Day Sunrise Ceremony at Alcatraz Island
A Sunrise Ceremony was held on Indigenous Peoples’ Day at Alcatraz Island to celebrate “523 years of indigenous resistance, honor our ancestors and future generations,” according t...
Memories of Alcatraz Occupation: ‘It had a worldwide impact’
More than 40 years ago, Alcatraz was the scene of a large occupation in support of Native American people, which got international attention...
Alcatraz Occupation to be Honored with Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering
Alcatraz Island may be closed for Thanksgiving, but a special Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering will be held to commemorate the 1969-1971 occupation of Alcatraz...
I Got Tear-Gassed by Ronald Reagan
Dr. Dean Chavers
I never liked Ronald Reagan and still don’t. The fact that he tear-gassed me had a little to do with it. But it wasn't personal...
On This Date in 1971, the Indian Occupation of Alcatraz Ends: Visit
Today, Alcatraz Island is a deservedly popular tourist destination...