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The Week That Was: February 7, 2016
Assimilation, Integration, Colonization
Dem Presidential Election is Fixed
HA HA! Comic Jonny R's The Ojibwe Outlaw
Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes & Stick NDNs
Diné Beads, Sells Sports Medallions
Yo Mackelmore! Gyasi's White Privilege 3
Omaha Superbowl Invite to Peyton Manning
Video: Rare Blue Whale Mother and Calf
College Fund Ad to Increase Enrollment
NMAI Profile: Ken St. Marks
Six Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets
Osage Nation Wins Bid on Turner Ranch
USDA Investments Impact Rural America
Brown Changes Fall Holiday to IPD
Hillary and Bernie, Mano y Mano
USDA Microloans to Farmers Purchase Land
LA Tribe Gets $48mn for Climate Move
Giant Lake Disappears!
Cherokee Elder Talks Candy and Santa
Thing About Skins
‘Cash for Kids’ and the Many Sins of For-Profit Prisons
In a scandal the media dubbed “Cash for Kids,” former Pennsylvania Juvenile Court Judge Mark Ciavarella Jr. has been sentenced to 28 years in federal prison...
Former Navajo Delegates Enter Guilty Pleas to Conspiracy
A system of conspiracy and bribery comes to a close on the Navajo Nation as former Navajo Nation Public Safety Committee Chairman Raymond Joe pleaded guilty to charges on February ...
Former Legal Counsel for Twenty-Nine Palms Accused of Defrauding Tribe
A former attorney for the Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians was one of four indicted on May 9 on 48-counts of bribery and money laundering according to the Los Angeles Time...
Nearly 20,000 'Suspicious Activities' Reported in Indian Gaming 2004-11
American Indian casinos filed 26 percent of all gaming suspicious activity reports (SARs) to the federal government during the years 2004 to June 30, 2011, and 16 percent of the do...
Court Denies Abramoff’s Partner-in-Crime Reduction of $20M Restitution to Ripped-Off Indians
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal appeals court denied a request from the former business partner of convicted Republican super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff to reduce the $20 million restitution order against h...
Crow Creek Chairman Convicted of Bribery, Conspiracy
Chairman of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe , Duane Big Eagle Sr., has been convicted on bribery and conspiracy charges for participating in a scheme that paid off tribal officials for ...
Former Soboba Chairman Sentenced for Bribery, Tax Evasion
Gale Courey Toensing
The former chairman of the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for taking $875,000 in bribes from tribal vendors and concealing it from the Int...