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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

NATIONAL NATIVE NEWS (nativetimes.net) - November 24, 2020 - 11:42am

Cheyenne River Youth Project produce distribution. (Photo-CRYP, Facebook)

Women’s care on Navajo land adapts during pandemic Cheyenne River Youth Project distributes food boxes https://www.nativenews.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/nnn112420.mp3

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Tó éí iiná bottle benefits Navajo Nation

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 24, 2020 - 11:20am

Company partners with a Navajo designer to market an exclusive new water bottle

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Trump Admin. Tells 9th Circ. Alaska Land Swap Is Valid

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 24, 2020 - 11:20am
The Trump administration has told the Ninth Circuit that it properly weighed public health concerns when it approved a land transfer that could allow an isolated Native community to build a road through a wildlife refuge, despite the Obama administration's concern about the project's environmental impact.

Deb Haaland for Secretary of the Interior

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 24, 2020 - 10:15am

We need a person like Congresswoman Haaland to build a stronger relationship between the federal government and tribal nations

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A Key To Helping Clients Make Better Decisions During Crisis

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 24, 2020 - 9:58am
As the pandemic brings a variety of legal stresses for businesses, lawyers must understand the emotional dynamic of a crisis and the particular energy it produces to effectively fulfill their role as advisers, say Meredith Parfet and Aaron Solomon at Ravenyard Group.

Trivia Question #17 – Tuesday, Nov. 24

TRIBAL COLLEGE JOURNAL - November 24, 2020 - 7:00am

In the early 1920s, which famous Native leader chaired the Committee of One Hundred?

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Headlines for Tuesday

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 24, 2020 - 3:01am

Stories we're following for Nov. 24, 2020: Formal Biden transition to begin, Michigan certifies Biden win, NDN Collective fights racism through philanthropy, Native students face isolation, and much more

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Navajo Nation President Nez: “Please tell your elders about the risks of COVID-19”

NATIVE NEWS ONLINE - November 23, 2020 - 11:00pm

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — With Covid-19 cases rising on the nation’s largest Indian reservation, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez is asking Navajo citizens to take extra precautions in caring for the elders.

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Navajo report 197 new virus cases

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 23, 2020 - 9:14pm

President Jonathan Nez is urging households not to have anyone over during the Thanksgiving holiday

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Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 23, 2020 - 8:00pm

Language preservation, fashion drops and film fests; Native American Heritage Month celebrated nationwide

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Projects to focus on missing, murdered Indigenous peoples

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 23, 2020 - 7:47pm

'We know that Indian Country knows Indian Country best, and tribal leaders and tribal citizens know best what will work for their community'

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US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 23, 2020 - 7:04pm

Administrator Emily Murphy, a Trump appointee, had faced bipartisan criticism for failing to begin the transition process sooner

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DC Circ. Mulls Gov't Power In Rancher Fight Over Tribal Water

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 23, 2020 - 4:49pm
The D.C. Circuit is set to decide if a group of Oregon ranchers can challenge the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs' enforcement of tribal water rights in their area, and the case may come down to whether the panel is convinced that the government must co-sign tribal calls for enforcement.

GOP Sen. Tom Cotton Glorifies Pilgrims and Says ‘Radical Left’ to Blame for Fewer Celebrations

NATIVE NEWS ONLINE - November 23, 2020 - 4:30pm

Thanksgiving is not a widely accepted holiday in Indian Country. For many Native people, it’s a painful reminder of the brutal treatment of this land's first peoples and the intergenerational trauma that came from colonization, stolen land and broken treaties.

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Okla. Tribes, US Attys To Tackle Cold Native Murder Cases

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 23, 2020 - 4:22pm
Oklahoma U.S. attorneys and tribal leaders of the Muscogee (Creek) and Cherokee nations have launched a pilot project to help crack cold cases of missing and murdered Indigenous people, saying on Monday that the plan depends on collaboration between tribes and law enforcement.

Documenting food insecurity, sovereignty

INDIAN COUNTRY MEDIA NETWORK - November 23, 2020 - 4:00pm

Director Tsanavi Spoonhunter talks about her award winning film and our Associate Editor Vincent Schilling joins the newscast with the Native Nerd Report.

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Lawmakers Urge FCC To Initiate 'Rip And Replace' Effort

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 23, 2020 - 3:26pm
A bipartisan pair of U.S. House members urged the FCC on Monday to start rolling out a congressionally mandated plan to pay internet providers for the replacement of network equipment that could pose national security risks.

Bringing a Language Back to Life

TRIBAL COLLEGE JOURNAL - November 23, 2020 - 3:20pm

The group that spearheaded the project — a coalition of the nonprofit Language Conservancy, the Crow Nation, Little Big Horn College and the Crow Language Consortium — celebrated the app’s launch during a virtual event that included a demonstration and remarks from participants in the project.

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Harm Of Proposed DAPL Shutdown Too Great, ND Says

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 23, 2020 - 1:47pm
The state of North Dakota on Friday urged a D.C. federal judge not to shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline during a court-ordered environmental review, saying that doing so would harm the state by drastically cutting tax revenues.

Biden Names John Kerry To New Climate Envoy Position

LAW360 (Native feed) - November 23, 2020 - 12:51pm
President-elect Joe Biden on Monday made clear his commitment to tackling climate change, saying he'll name former Secretary of State John Kerry as a special White House climate envoy, a position that also features a seat on the National Security Council.

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