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Comanche Boy in Denmark for Next Bout
Leonard Nimoy, My Vulcan Savior
World Out of Balance
Investing in the Future of Tribes
Moon and Jupiter Dance Again
Eating Paleo Starting With Sweet Potatoe
1st Marijuana Conference Creates a Buzz
The Myth of the Post-Racial Society
Arvel Bird: Still Sharing the Love
Tatanka Means' Standup Comedy
Calif. Gaming Conference on Drought
Changing Currents Increased NE Sea Level
3 Alliances Between Africans and Natives
Penn's Pratfall; Racist Dwarves
Jim Thorpe, the Play
PA Community Divided Over 'Redskins'
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Neechie Gear Founder Honored With Awards
13 Images: Occupation of Wounded Knee
The Context of Indian Nation Treaties
Thing About Skins
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Offers 5 Tips for a Healthy Heart
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in...
Spate of Youth Suicides Shake Pine Ridge Reservation
Five suicides in the past two months have shaken the Pine...
Proceed With Caution: A Warning to Tribes Wanting to Grow Medical Marijuana
California’s Pinoleville Pomo Nation is poised to become...
For Indian Health, Burwell-Roubideaux Relationship Takes Center Stage
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (...
Don’t Let Another Shotpouch Walk on Without Passing Down Herbal Healing Wisdom
Call him Shotpouch. That’s not his name, but I don’t have...
Obama Wants Tribal Contract Support Cost Payments to be Non-Discretionary
In a dramatic change of policy that is likely to be...
Health & Wellness
Culinary Tour Explores Food, Culture and Health of Guam's Indigenous Peoples
On October 1, renowned American Indian chefs Lois Ellen Frank and Walter Whitewater (Navajo) joined four of Guam's premier chefs on the island in the Pacific Ocean to prepare a gal...
'Through the Eyes of the Eagle' Exhibit Promotes Traditional, Healthy Foods
Beansin Baskets (Photo courtesy of TOCA - Tohono O'odham Community Action) A traveling exhibition to raise awareness of type 2 diabetes prevention among American Indians is touring...
Living or Surviving on Native American Reservations
A concerned Northwestern tribal member sent me an e-mail some months ago...
A Return to Traditional Foods Helps Residents of White Earth's 'Hunger Hill'
Fighting hunger is such a serious issue on the White Earth Indian Reservation in Minnesota that there is a neighborhood people often refer to as Hungry Hill, reported MPR News ...
Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Passes Landmark Sexual-Abuse Statute
“We’re so relieved,” said Mary Jane Wanna, 65, of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate council’s passage of a new childhood-sexual-abuse statute, which will allow tribal members to file cla...
University of Montana Gets Federal Grant to Treat Child Abuse in Indian Country
The National Native Children’s Trauma Center (NNCTC) at The University of Montana and its partners recently won a $3.2 million grant to apply cutting-edge research to the problems ...
Summer Policy Academy Teaches Core Values to Students
This summer, 25 New Mexico high school students gathered for four weeks of intensive study and discussion of issues important to them and their communities—issues like health care,...
Turning a Blind Eye To Eating Disorders
Binge eating and other forms of aberrant eating are prevalent yet rarely acknowledged in Native populations Food serves as nutrition...
Christina Thomas: Songbird, Healer, Ambassador
Christina Thomas has done more, seen more and met more people in her 27 years than most experience in a lifetime...
State-of-the-Art Dialysis Unit Serves Diabetes Patients on the Pine Ridge Reservation
It’s called Mni Wiconi, the water of life, and it is the name of a rural water system that transects the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota...
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