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Lamprey Gets Help Through McNary Dam
Native Advocates Support Language Bill
Washburn Approves Kaw Nation Gaming Land
Williams Leads AK Natives in Iditarod
Repeal the Iron Mining Law
Answer to Expanding Oral Health
Standing Up to Diabetes on St. Regis Rez
9 More Standout Indigenous Women Leaders
Tribal College Honoree of the Year Named
Casting Doubt on Bering Strait Theory
Fancy Footwork Required at Wa:k Pow Wow
Redsk*n Jarheads Go Political
Poachers Destroy Iconic Redwoods
Ahyakak Wins 'Ultimate Survival Alaska'
New York Times Gives Front-Page Love
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Wolves Transform Yellowstone's Rivers
Redskins Tour’s Latest Endorsement
Dylan Jenét, Presented by Stevie Wonder
Thing About Skins
Mother's Day, Superwoman Complex, and Getting Better: Loving Native People Better, v. 2
Disclaimer: Zero research went into this piece (except for watching decades and decades of Native boys growing up under incredibly loving Native moms)...
Exclusive Video: VAWA, a Historic Native Victory
Hey Native people…just in case you didn’t realize it, we made history very recently!...
In Honor of Women’s History Month: Just a Few of My Female Indigenous Inspirations
Within Indigenous communities, the women lead. They lead in our homes and our society, whether elected or not – that tradition has continued for millennia...
Complicit in Killing the Earth: Of Pepsi Challenges and Democrats and Republicans
A few months ago—right up until Election Day—many of our people messaged and pontificated like crazy to point out that there are serious and profound differences between the two po...
The Idle No More Movement for Dummies (or, 'What The Heck Are All These Indians Acting All Indian-Ey About?')
INTRODUCTION Lately, Native people have taken to the streets malls in demonstrations of Public Indian-ness (“ PI ”) that surpasses the sheer volume of activism of even Alcatraz and...
Video: 'Idle No More: The Next Generation'
The filmmakers who brought you the documentary on an Idle No More rally in Seattle are back and have upped the ante with "Idle No More: The Next Generation." The vivid clip focuses...
Idle No More in Seattle, a Documentary
A group of filmmakers has created a short documentary about an Idle No More rally that took placeon December 29...
Magic Mike, Idle No More, and Speakin' in Indian: Happy New Year
It’s been a long time since I wrote something for “The Thing About Skins.” Heck, since the last time I wrote, all kinds of major pop culture events have been happening left and rig...
Scholarship Contest Encourages Native Youth to Showcase Speaking Skills
To preserve Native languages or not to preserve Native languages?...
Divisiveness, Drunken Pilots, and Kim Kardashian: A Pigeon-Toed Indian Pontificates About the 2012 Election
I think airport conversations, the ones that happen while you're waiting for your flight, are the most interesting conversations you can have. Why? Who knows?...
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