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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Thing About Skins
Indian Country’s Olympics: Register Now For the Lori Piestewa Games!
Indian country’s own Olympic games had 3,000 athletes last...
Keeping History Alive; Oneida Heritage Opens Sharing Military Artifacts
For American Indians, as in many communities, joining the...
Congress OK’s NMAI Native American Veterans Memorial
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian...
Alone Without a Tribe; Native Vet Traces His Roots at Carlisle Indian School
The U.S. Army War College recently honored a Native...
‘Very Honored’: Lac Du Flambeau Woman First Female Army National Guard General
Joane Mathews has many firsts in her combined active duty...
The Ties That Bind Heroes
Ninety-two-year-old Roy Huff of Green Bay, Wisconsin, is a...
Menominee Military Veteran Maj. William Fredenberg Walks On
Maj. William R. Fredenberg of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin walked on July 21. He was a retired United States Air Force veteran and a distinguished member of the tribe...
Code Talkers Throughout Indian Country Honored
On August 14, the Navajo Nation celebrated National Navajo Code Talkers Day as did the rest of Indian country...
Code Talker Reuben Curley Walks On
On August 4, the Navajo Nation was sad to hear that it lost another Code Talker. Reuben Curley, 96, walked on at his home in Flagstaff, Arizona...
August 14: A Day to Honor the Navajo Code Talkers
The Navajo Nation has planned a day of celebration and remembrance to honor Navajo soldiers who created a code the Japanese couldn’t crack in World War II, thereby helping the Unit...
Documentary Follows Native Students Learning and Preserving Tewa Language
In November 2009, Santa Fe Preparatory School in Santa Fe, New Mexico sent out a newsletter announcing a self-study curriculum in which Native teenagers would study the Tewa langua...
Many Californians Working to Revitalize Native Languages
L. Frank Manriquez, Acjachemem/Rarámuri/Tongva, has been part of that effort for the past two decades...
VA Discusses New Tactics For Processing Claims
On July 11, The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced several efforts geared toward the process of completing veterans’ disability claims faster and more accurately...
Treaty Rights Warrior Walks On, Leaves a Lasting Legacy
Guy McMinds, of the Quinault Indian Nation, was laid to rest July 13 at Quinault Indian Nation Tribal Cemetery after a funeral ceremony that drew hundreds of family and friends fro...
Commemorating the Beginning of the War of 1812 on Mackinac Island
In the first “battle” on U.S. soil during the War of 1812, the British won the day without a shot fired at an enemy...
Cherokee Nation Honors Three World War II Veterans
At its June meeting the Cherokee Nation bestowed the Cherokee Medal of Patriotism on three World War II veterans...
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