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Oklahoma Indian in the Nation’s Capital
GOP Debate VIII
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 a Mano
USDA Microloans to Farmers Purchase Land
LA Tribe Gets $48mn for Climate Move
Thing About Skins
Ban Sought on Wildlife Leghold Traps on Navajo Nation
A petition is circulating on the Navajo reservation to ban...
Lawsuit Charges Dam Owners With Killing Endangered Puyallup River Chinook and Steelhead
Fearful of the potential for harm to salmon and trout,...
Bears Ears Coalition Splits From ‘Disrespectful’ Congressional Reps
Native advocates for the creation of Bears Ears National...
Five Brightest Planets Take Center Stage in Pre-Dawn Skies
In an alignment not seen since 2005, a slew of planets will...
Elk Killed for Thrills in Tahlequah; Perpetrators Sought
The Cherokee Nation is having a Cecil the Lion moment, and...
Native Humor: In honor of #Blizzard2016 - It’s So Cold Jokes …
In honor of a massive nor’easter on the eastern part of the...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, February 7, 2016
A poverty-induced death, a dried-up lake and housing for homeless vets were just a few of the items grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
Video: Drone Films Spellbinding Dance of Blue Whale Mother and Calf
They hang as if motionless, a mother and her child, mirroring one another’s movements in the cerulean Antarctic. Then they breathe out a rainbow, and disappear into the azure sea...
Retrieving Homelands: Osage Nation Wins Bid for Ted Turner’s 43,000-Acre Bluestem Ranch
The Osage Nation has won a bid to buy the 43,000-acre Bluestem Ranch from Cable News Network founder Ted Turner, restoring some of the 1.2 million acres the tribe owned until the e...
Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Get $48 Million to Move Off of Disappearing Louisiana Island
It has taken well over a decade of advocating on behalf of his tribe to keep his scattered community intact as their island on Louisiana’s Gulf coast disappears under Gulf of Mexic...
Giant Lake Disappears! Experts Blame Global Warming, Pollution
Bolivia’s second largest lake, which had contained almost 1,200 square miles of water, has almost completely disappeared due to climate change, El Niño weather patterns and severe ...
Video: Uranium Pollution in Sanders, Arizona
Marisela Ramirez, Cronkite News
EDITOR'S NOTE: While the U.S. frets about Flint, the lead-laden water in Michigan is eclipsed by contamination in parts of Indian country...
Navajo, Others Press Feds to Clean Up 15,000 Water-Poisoning Uranium Mines
Jessica Swarner, Cronkite News
Longtime Sanders, Arizona, resident Wayne Lynch was told in July that the water on his ranch contained dangerously high amounts of uranium, yet he is still using it...
Actor Jared Leto Sides With Yellowstone Bison for World Wildlife Fund
Richard Peterson, Ft Peck Journal
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has enlisted the help of Academy-Award winning actor and activist Jared Leto to help promote an option under consideration to ship hundreds of buffalo...
Horses of a Different Color: The Quagga as the New Appaloosa
CNN reported that a team of scientists at Cape Town University has undertaken to bring back an animal killed off a hundred years ago by European settlers overhunting to extinction,...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, January 31, 2016
Tragedy and human rights victory in Canada, a major golf win in Saudi Arabia, and the continued saga of the militia group occupying Burns Paiute land in Oregon marked the past week...
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