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Ryan Burns/Lost Coast Outpost
7/18/16
On the back deck of the Yurok Tribe’s Weitchpec Office, flames jumped through a metal grate to lick the sizzling burger patties being grilled for the June 17 community meeting...
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Tanya H. Lee
5/6/16
In 1985, a government report for the first time documented disparities in health and mortality between black and other minority groups in the U.S. and whites...
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Vinnie Rotondaro
9/19/15
How does this history affect life in Cheyenne River today? A visitor’s first impressions can be deceiving. The physical environment is awe-inspiring. The sky casts a presence...
Danielle Hansen Mitchell
9/10/15
She’s only 15 years old, yet Kateri Daw, Navajo (Diné) has found her passion...
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David Edward Walker
6/18/15
At a youth wellness conference at Yakama Nation I helped organize in 2001, an elder of the Kah-Milt-Pah honored us with her presence...
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Duane Champagne
2/28/15
For most Indigenous Peoples the present-day world is out of balance...
UNITY Youth Leaders
UNITY
2/25/15
American Indian youth and their advisors from tribes across the nation addressed issues such as suicide and climate change at the UNITY Midyear Conference recently in Washington, D...
Alysa Landry
10/23/14
Rayna Madero is trying to stop suicide in its tracks...
Martha Troian
10/16/13
It starts with gasoline, readily available to children on this remote, fly-in-only Innu nation powered largely by generators...
Christina Rose
12/17/12
Teen suicide has been a major topic of concern for many reservations, but in Rapid City, South Dakota, an exhibition of photographs, taken by elementary and middle school students ...

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