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Gabe Galanda: The United States must help stop disenrollment

February 7, 2020 - 11:48am
Indigenous America is one again facing off with disenrollment.
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Closing loopholes or slamming doors? Advocates blast SNAP changes

February 7, 2020 - 3:15am
The Trump administration's proposed changes to the nationwide food stamp program are coming under fire.
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Elizabeth Cook-Lynn: The GOP has no sense of shame

February 7, 2020 - 1:10am
Lakotas and Dakotas are reminded that the role of shame in our cultures is a time-honored way to show our humanness.
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Native Sun News Today: Lakota Food Summit to debut

February 7, 2020 - 12:42am
An impressive lineup of presenters is slated for the first annual Lakota Food Summit.
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Sinema, McSally fall in line with parties as Senate acquits Trump

February 6, 2020 - 11:39am
Most lawmakers fell in line with their respective parties as the U.S. Senate voted to acquit President Donald Trump on two articles of impeachment that could have forced his removal from office.
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BirdRattler to speak about collaborations with tribes at MSU's Berger Lecture on February 11

February 6, 2020 - 11:10am
Loren BirdRattler will speak about an initiative that is building mutually beneficial research collaborations between Montana State University and tribal communities.
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Editorial: To legalize the sale of alcohol on the reservation; that is the question

February 6, 2020 - 10:33am
Oglala Sioux Tribe members will vote in March on whether marijuana should be legalized on the Pine Ridge Reservation and whether alcohol should be served in its casinos.
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Native Sun News Today: Reservation community responds

February 6, 2020 - 10:09am
A tribal community was the victim of a scam that took advantage of the abject poverty that grips much of the Pine Ridge Reservation.
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Northwest tribes conclude winter meeting with call to protect environment

February 6, 2020 - 2:21am
Northwest tribes want the federal government to respect opposition to controversial environmental decisions that impact their traditional lands.
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Clara Caufield: Big Bad Billy Bahr

February 5, 2020 - 11:35am
This column is driven by the spirit of Billy Bahr, a Northern Cheyenne veteran who fought in Vietnam.
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Ivan Star Comes Out: Academic achievement remains on the 'back burner'

February 5, 2020 - 10:22am
Let’s stop fighting each other simply because it has not benefited anyone, especially our Native students.
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Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians acquires ancestral property in Tennessee

February 5, 2020 - 10:18am
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is pursuing economic development opportunities at a site near a busy interstate.
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Native Sun News Today: The legend of Wahanpi, the protest dog

February 5, 2020 - 10:14am
Ahani (a long time ago), before there were horses, Sunka (dog) was sacred to the Oceti Sakonwin.
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Witness list for House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples legislative hearing

February 5, 2020 - 9:43am
Tribal and Native leaders, along with federal officials, are providing testimony on bills to address tribal homelands, a Native youth treatment center and tribal bison.
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Indian inmate files opening brief in Supreme Court sovereignty case

February 5, 2020 - 3:28am
Jimcy McGirt was sentenced to 500 years in prison, as well as life without parole, by the state of Oklahoma. His fate will be decided by the nation's highest court.
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Cherokee journalist Rebecca Nagle wins prize for work on Indian law case

February 5, 2020 - 2:06am
The American Mosiac Journalism Prize comes with a cash award of $100,000.
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Arizona Two Spirit Powwow returns for a second year

February 5, 2020 - 1:43am
The PFLAG Phoenix Native American Chapter, known as Native PFLAG, will host the 2nd Annual Arizona Two Spirit Powwow at South Mountain Community College’s Performing Arts Center Amphitheater.
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ProPublica: Law enforcement in Native villages under scrutiny

February 5, 2020 - 1:14am
An investigation by the Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica found that dozens of police officers had been hired in rural Native villages despite criminal convictions.
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State of disunion: Arizona lawmakers react to Trump speech at tense time

February 5, 2020 - 12:46am
For more than an hour, President Donald Trump talked about the 'Great American Comeback' that has occurred under his administration, in a State of the Union address that Democrats said described instead 'a parallel universe.'
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Meskwaki women lead the way for tribal community's Iowa caucus

February 5, 2020 - 12:19am
The group of Meskwaki women who ran the caucus on their settlement in Iowa are passionate about politics.
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