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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/22/16
In this era of heightened awareness about the offensiveness of Indian mascots it seems shocking when a publicly funded institution like a school refuses to abolish one—especially a...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/18/16
A newly released book is helping reshape a subject little known to most U.S. citizens—the hidden history of Indian slavery...
Mauna Kea Protectors Halt Construction
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/15/16
This time a year ago activists were busy bringing attention to their opposition to the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope to be built atop the most sacred of all places in Hawaii, Mau...
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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/9/16
A middle school teacher on the verge of retirement was put on administrative leave last week for giving a word-based math “test” full of racist and sexist stereotypes...
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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/2/16
The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) recently concluded its annual meeting, held May 18-21...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
5/11/16
A group of Native Americans and environmentalists are fighting to protect a 400-acre property from development in Newport Beach, California...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
5/10/16
For several weeks now Native American leaders have been talking about proposed changes for Indigenous Peoples in the United Nations system...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
5/4/16

Every four years Americans engage in what they believe is the most sacred of public rituals: voting for president. It’s a time when those who are most marginalized in society believe they have a say in decisions that will affect them....

Dina Gilio-Whitaker
5/3/16
A controversial California State Parks proposal may result in local tribes having to pay to access traditional sites along the coast in Sonoma County north of San Francisco, accord...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
3/28/16

The social revolution of the 1960’s and 70’s was a time of positive change for American Indian people and America in general....

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