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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
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Goes Smoke-Free
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Council recently passed the Smoke-free Air Act, making it the first tribe in South Dakota to make sure indoor public places are smoke-free...
10 Native Inventions and Innovations That Changed the World
Soon after the arrival of Columbus, detailed descriptions of the inventions of Indigenous Peoples began to make their way back to Europe...
Butt Heads: Chilean Mummies Prove Smoking Goes Back to 100 B.C.
By examining the hair of mummies from the town of San Pedro de Atacama in Chile, researchers discovered the ancient inhabitants had a nicotine habit spanning hundred of years, repo...
Exercise May Curb Nicotine Cravings
Smokers trying to kick the habit should consider taking a brisk walk or going biking the next time they get the urge to light up, according to a British study...
Quebec $60 Billion Lawsuit Targets Big Tobacco
Gale Courey Toensing
The Quebec government has sued four giant tobacco companies for $60 billion to recoup healthcare costs related to smoking...
Youth-Produced Anti-Commercial Tobacco Videos Featured on YouTube
In a mission to persuade Native American worksites in Minnesota's Twin Cities to ban commercial cigarette smoking, the youth participants in a local program called Mashkiki Ogichid...
Cherokee Nation Joins Forces With Pryor to Launch 24/7 Tobacco Free Campaign
The Cherokee Nation is helping city and school officials in Pryor, Oklahoma launch a 24/7 Tobacco Free campaign to prevent students and residents from smoking or dipping, states a ...
Ray Halbritter Talks Tax-Free Cigarettes and Free Enterprise on Fox News
Oneida Indian Nation Representative Ray Halbritter defended the tribe's tax-free cigarette sales on the reservation and shared how the Nation is an economic powerhouse in upstate N...
Obesity Researchers Say Sugar Should Be Regulated, Taxed Like Alcohol
Sugar is toxic and should be regulated, or at the very least taxed, like alcohol and tobacco, argue three leading obesity researchers from the University of California, San Francis...
Manitoba Dakota Chundee Smokes Raids Latest in Growing Tobacco War
Manitoba authorities are stepping up efforts to halt sales of cigarettes that are federally labeled but not marked for purchase in the province...
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