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Brewer Arrested at Whiteclay Protest
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Things About Skins
Wisdom of the Elders Nonprofit Celebrates 20-Year Journey
May 14, 2013
Founded in 1993 by the late Lakota spiritual leader and medicine man Martin High Bear and his partner Alaskan Athabascan Rose High Bear, Wisdom of the Elders in Portland, Oregon, i...
Roadblock Keeps Whiteclay Quiet on New Year’s Eve
January 02, 2013
Tribal police searched each and every vehicle returning from Whiteclay, Nebraska on Monday night, as a long line of drivers headed for the Pine Ridge Reservation waited patiently...
Día de Guadalupe: Celebrating Mexico’s Indigenous Virgin Mary
December 12, 2012
Not only is today the last time in the foreseeable future that the month, day and year will be the same but it’s also the day for the annual homage to the Virgin of Guadalupe in Me...
Mixed Emotions Over Kateri Tekakwitha Being Named a Saint
August 04, 2012
In early July, at a small powwow in Fonda, New York, the New York Times spoke with a number of people about their thoughts on Kateri Tekakwitha , the Mohawk woman who was born in 1...
Dave Courchene’s Message to Prince Charles, on Eve of Wisdom Keepers Gathering
May 24, 2012
Preceding his meeting with First Nations leaders on May 22, Prince Charles participated in a smudging ceremony conducted by elder Dave Courchene, winner of this year’s Indspire (Ab...
On Prophecies and the New Age: Elder Dave Courchene Discusses the Way Forward
March 15, 2012
With all the talk lately of Maya-predicted doom , and the scientific naysaying of same , one wonders where, if anywhere, the grain of truth lies...
Do Indians Celebrate Christmas?
December 23, 2011
The short answer to this question is: Of course they do...
Reconciling Christianity and Native Beliefs: Bridging the Gap
December 25, 2011
During the 19th and early 20th centuries, EuropeanAmerican religion was hostile to the North American continent’s First Nations...
Día de Guadalupe: Celebrating the Indigenous Virgin Mary
December 12, 2011
Thousands of Mexicans flocked to the Basilica de Guadalupe on December 12 for the annual homage to the Virgin of Guadalupe, who it is said appeared to the Aztec peasant Juan Diego ...
San Diego Intertribal to Host Annual Indians in Sobriety Campout in July
July 04, 2011
San Diego Intertribal will host its 25th Annual Indians in Sobriety Campout , a grassroots movement of Native and non-Native people in recovery from addiction, from July 21-24 at M...
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