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No New Stadium in D.C. Until Name Change
Native Super Heroes Take Over the Heard
The Myriad, Generous Offerings of Plants
Rachel Dolezal Outs Andrea Smith Again
A Canada Day Meditation
Long-time Supporter of Indian Gaming
Canada Day a Non-Event for Indigenous
USA Today Names Best Resort Casino
Bill John Baker Reelected
Imagining Reconciliation in Bemidji
7 Apologies Made to American Indians
For Andrea Smith: 'I’m Not an Indian'
America Meredith's 'First American Art'
10 Powerful Images from Mauna Kea
What It Means to Be Landless
Debunking the 'Half-Breed' Label
20 Native Portraits by Ryan Red Corn
Vancouver Native Festival Draws 30,000
Is It Chowder, or Chowdah?
Protectors Halt Mauna Kea Construction
Thing About Skins
Sec. Jewell Feels the Pressure of Time When Dealing With Native Issues
Sworn in as the 51st Secretary of the Interior on April 12, 2013, Sally Jewell leads a governmental agency with more than 70,000 employees while stewarding 20 percent of the nation...
Murkowski Blasts Obama’s Protection of Pristine Wildlife Refuge
Gale Courey Toensing
The White House said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) “overreacted” to a presidential announcement about expanding environmental protection in Alaska, according to Politico ...
‘Ring Out the False, Ring in the True’: Five Takes on 2015
Gale Courey Toensing
A federal government official, the president of a large tribal organization, the chairman of a landless federally recognized tribe that’s waiting for approval of its land-into-trus...
5 Ways Native American Education Is Getting Better Heading Into 2015
Tanya H. Lee
The 2014 Native Youth Report , prepared by the White House and released in December 2014, states, “Native youth and Native education are in a state of emergency.” The report makes ...
Federal Government to Rate Tribal Colleges
Tanya H. Lee
The Obama administration recently released for comment its draft framework for rating institutions of higher education as “high performing,” “low performing” or “in the middle.” Tr...
Obama Designates San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
On October 10, President Obama used his authority under the Antiquities Act to establish 346,177 acres of national forest land in the San Gabriel Mountains in southern California a...
Administration Agrees to Fully Pay Tribal Contract Support Costs
The Obama administration has reportedly agreed to congressional demands for it to abide by Supreme Court decisions requiring reimbursement of full tribal contract support costs (CS...
Sacred Site Advocates Ask Senate to Heed Keith Harper Concerns
Wayland Gray, a Muscogee (Creek) Nation citizen and sacred site advocate, finds himself in a David versus Goliath-type situation. Gray says he wants the U.S...
Top 10 Tribal Desires at 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference
Tribal leaders made abundantly clear at this year’s White House Tribal Nations Conference that they appreciate the good things the Obama administration has done for their tribal na...
Native Leaders Air Concerns at White House Tribal Nations Conference
The true potential of the Obama administration’s White House Tribal Nations Conference – now in its fifth year – was on display November 13 when tribal leaders were finally invited...
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